History 403K (201) Seminar in the History of International Relations: Revolution and Resistance in the Third World

Instructor(s)

Term

2

Course Level

Undergraduate

Credits

3

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.