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2021-2022 Graduate Catalog 
2021-2022 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

CJUS 5320 - Terrorism and the War on Terror

3 hours (3;0;0). This course will provide an overview of terrorism and the war on terror. We will critically examine definitions of terrorism and criteria used to determine whether particular acts of violence constitute terrorism. We will also study the causes, goals, and consequences of terrorism as well as counter-terror measures used to fight terrorism. Prerequisite(s): none. Course Typically Offered: Spring (Even Years).