This course explores the internationalization of ethnic conflict and the international drivers of civil war. It covers diaspora politics, contagion and demonstration effects, regional security complexes, separatism and irredentism, and the use of sanctions and international interventions. The class involves discussions, problem-solving exercises, and teamwork.
Area of Focus: International Relations
POLC09H3 and [an additional 1.0 credit at the C-level in POL or IDS courses]