Fall/Winter Timetable

POL329H1S L0101

Experiences of Conflict

Themes

The course reviews selected novels that deal with personal and collective experiences of conflict. It focuses on representations of how conflict is experienced. It gives students a practical understanding of the human dimension of selected major conflicts and explores possibilities for personal and social resistance to injustice and violence. Special attention is paid to questions of identity formation and moral choice in contexts of war and nationalism.

Texts

TBA

Format and Requirements

One two-hour lecture per week. Course requirements TBA.

Prerequisites

POL208Y1 or POL208Y5 or (POLB80H3 and POLB81H3)

Exclusions
POL493H1 (taken in 2014-15, 2015-16)