This course examines the use of violence in revolutionary processes: demonstrations, mass uprisings, coup d'état, assassination, and terrorism.
What you can learn.
- Identify the causes of violence and the various forms it takes
- Explain how violence is used by revolutionary forces to achieve political goals
- Explain how international institutions and states can prevent the use of violence
- Use various tools to study the phenomenon of political violence
About this course:Examination of one or several different uses of violence in revolutionary process: demonstration, mass uprising, coup d'etat, assassination, and terrorism. Transferable for UC credit.
Winter 2021 Schedule
These courses are fully online and have no regular meeting times.
Enrollment limited to 25 students. Visitors not permitted. Enrollment deadline: January 08, 2021. Internet access required. Materials required.