HONORS 135 - Ideas in Honors
Fall 2022, Section 001 - War Is Over! An Introduction to Post-Conflict Peacebuilding
Instruction Mode: Section 001 is  In Person (see other Sections below)
Subject: Honors Program (HONORS)
Department: LSA Honors
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Details

Credits:
1
Other:
Honors, Minicourse
Waitlist Capacity:
25
Waitlist Notes:
Waitlist questions? Contact honors.registration@umich.edu
Advisory Prerequisites:
First-year standing in the Honors Program.
Grading:
Mandatory credit/no credit.
Repeatability:
May be elected twice for credit. May be elected more than once in the same term.

Description

War Is Over! An Introduction to Post-Conflict Peacebuilding

War has shaped every aspect of human history–from the evolution of democracy to the construction of the Big House. It has thus become one of the most thoroughly researched and taught subjects across the world. Courses in security studies, international relations, and conflict resolution have all become lynchpins of university political science curriculums, with the goal of saving lives by ending war. However, the costs of war don’t stop when the fighting does; rather, some of the most devastating and long-lasting consequences of conflict actually occur after the end of formal combat. Nonetheless, researchers, governments, and society rarely pay attention to post-conflict settings: when the guns stop firing, we are accustomed to packing up and saying job well done. This course seeks to reverse that trend and emphasize the importance of post-conflict peacebuilding in the modern world. By covering some of the field's most relevant topics, like state-building, DDR, and transitional justice, this course will provide students with the foundation necessary to think critically about post-conflict studies and will help them develop the analytical skills needed to succeed in any field.

Intended Audience:

LSA Honors students in their first year at the University of Michigan

Class Format:

Class meets in the Honors Lounge located in the Honors Program office, 1330 Mason Hall.

Schedule

HONORS 135 - Ideas in Honors
Schedule Listing
001 (SEM)
 In Person
17085
Open
6
6LSA Hnrs Y1
-
M 2:30PM - 4:00PM
Note: This section does not start the first week of classes. This section meets 9/12 through 11/14 with no class on 10/17 due to fall break. Drop/Add Deadline=9/26/22
002 (SEM)
 In Person
15815
Open
5
5LSA Hnrs Y1
-
Tu 1:00PM - 2:30PM
Note: This section does not start the first week of classes. This section meets 9/13 through 11/15 with no class on 10/18 due to fall break. Drop/Add Deadline=9/26/22
003 (SEM)
 In Person
16255
Open
7
7LSA Hnrs Y1
-
Tu 2:30PM - 4:00PM
Note: This section does not start the first week of classes. This section meets 9/13 through 11/15 with no class on 10/18 due to fall break. Drop/Add Deadline=9/26/22
004 (SEM)
 In Person
21302
Open
8
8LSA Hnrs Y1
-
W 10:00AM - 11:30AM
Note: This section does not start the first week of classes. This section meets 9/14 through 11/9. Drop/Add Deadline=9/27/22
005 (SEM)
 In Person
16741
Open
13
13LSA Hnrs Y1
-
W 2:30PM - 4:00PM
Note: This section does not start the first week of classes. This section meets 9/14 through 11/9. Drop/Add Deadline=9/27/22
006 (SEM)
 In Person
37287
Open
10
10LSA Hnrs Y1
-
Th 10:00AM - 11:30AM
Note: This section does not start the first week of classes .This section meets 9/15 through 11/10. Drop/Add Deadline=9/28/22
007 (SEM)
 In Person
37288
Closed
0
 
1
Th 1:00PM - 2:30PM
Note: This section does not start the first week of classes. This section meets 9/15 through 11/10. Drop/Add Deadline=9/28/22
008 (SEM)
 In Person
37289
Open
3
3LSA Hnrs Y1
-
F 1:00PM - 2:30PM
Note: This section does not start the first week of classes. This section meets 9/16 through 11/11. Drop/Add Deadline=9/29/22

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