|Winter Term 2015 Identity Politics and Ethnic Conflict - 1112 - GOVT 226
Prerequisites/Notes: Sophomore standing or consent of instructor
Catalog Description : Are conflicts between identity groups inevitable? Why do outbreaks of violence and ethnic conflict occur when they do? How have governments dealt with diversity and with what consequences? Students will read both new and classic works from the literature on nationalism, identity politics, genocide and post-conflict resolution across the world.
Attributes: Social Science Div GER (01cr), Diversity-Dimens GER (01cr), BM Social Science (01cr), Foundation/Gateway Course