Fall/Winter Timetable

POL466H1F L0101

Graduate Course Code: POL2207H1F L0101

Topics in International Politics III

International Relations of Ethnic Conflict

Themes

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.

Texts

TBA

Format and Requirements

One two-hour seminar per week (attendance required), teamwork, a team presentation, and a final essay.

Prerequisites

POL208Y1 or POL208Y5 or (POLB80H3 and POLB81H3)

Exclusions