Graduate Course Code: POL2207H1F L0101
Topics in International Politics III
International Relations of Ethnic Conflict
This course explores the internationalization of ethnic conflict and the international drivers of civil war. It covers diaspora politics, contagion and demonstration effects, regional security complexes, separatism and irredentism, and the use of sanctions and international interventions. The class involves discussions, simulation exercises, and teamwork.
Format and Requirements
One two-hour seminar per week (attendance required), teamwork, a team presentation, and a final essay.
POL208Y1 or POL208Y5 or (POLB80H3 and POLB81H3)