POLSCI 688 - Selected Topics in Political Science
Section: 002 Security Studies Seminar
Term: FA 2018
Subject: Political Science (POLSCI)
Department: LSA Political Science
Credits:
3
Waitlist Capacity:
99
Advisory Prerequisites:
Graduate standing.
Repeatability:
May be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

This course seeks to provide an overview of prominent theories and debates in security studies, their applications to contemporary issues in defense policy and strategy, and their study in political science and other academic disciplines. The class emphasizes coverage of theoretical debates in the study of war, but we will also discuss prominent empirical research on conflict. Topics include classical and modern strategy, land warfare and combined arms, air power and coercion, nuclear weapons and deterrence, logistics and communications, insurgency and counterinsurgency, terrorism and intelligence.

This is a World Politics course.

POLSCI 688 - Selected Topics in Political Science
Schedule Listing
001 (SEM)
P
24592
Open
11
11Graduate Standing
-
M 10:00AM - 12:00PM
002 (SEM)
P
23787
Open
11
11Graduate Standing
-
M 1:00PM - 3:00PM
003 (SEM)
P
25770
Open
1
3Graduate Standing
-
Th 9:00AM - 12:00PM
004 (SEM)
P
33284
Open
7
 
-
Tu 1:00PM - 4:00PM
Note: This course will be titled "Political Psychology".
005 (SEM)
P
27883
Open
13
15Graduate Standing
-
W 2:00PM - 5:00PM
006 (SEM)
P
33506
Open
12
 
-
Tu 11:00AM - 2:00PM
Note: This course will be titled "Critique and Critical Theory from Kant to Foucault".
007 (SEM)
P
28854
Open
9
11Graduate Standing
-
W 9:00AM - 12:00PM
008 (SEM)
P
32031
Open
13
13Graduate Standing
-
Th 2:00PM - 5:00PM
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