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GOVT-435 Political Violence and Civil Wars (3) Course Level: Undergraduate

Political Violence and Civil Wars (3) This course provides an introduction to the study of political violence and intra-state conflict. Rather than focusing exclusively on civil wars, which dominate the study of violence in political science, the course focuses primarily on lower-level violence, ranging from communal riots to extortion rackets to electoral violence. Usually Offered: alternate falls. Grading: A-F only.