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Offers an introduction to current thinking on the character of terrorism, its definitional ambiguity and its relationship to globalisation and the internationalisation of the media. The unit examines the emergence of terror strategies after 1945 and through an investigation of a number of case studies, considers both the strategic use and ideological justification of terror during the Cold War and the changing nature of terror in the post Cold War era of low intensity conflict.
|Unit name||Politics of Terrorism and Counter-terrorism|
|Faculty/School||College of Arts, Law and Education
School of Social Sciences
|Discipline||Politics and International Relations|
Dr T Narramore (Coordinator)
|Available as student elective?||No|
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2-hr seminar weekly (13 wks)
8,000 words in written assignments
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