History 403H (101) Seminar in International Relations: Revolution and Resistance in the Third World

Instructor(s)

Term

1

Course Level

Undergraduate

Credits

3

Days Met

W

Course Times

10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Description

This course examines the history of revolutionary movements and Islamic revolutions and insurgencies in the “Third World” (such as Algeria, Angola, Ethiopia, Nicaragua, Palestine, Vietnam). Topics include the causes of revolution, revolutionary strategy, political violence, anti-colonial nationalism, the diplomacy of insurgencies, the influence of Marxism in the developing world, and Islamic revolutions and insurgencies. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.