Terrorism in Sub-Saharan Africa
Course Number: 84-612
The spread and growth of terrorism on the continent of Africa has increased substantially over the last decade; this mini is an introduction to the major terrorism groups that operate in sub-Saharan Africa. Throughout the course, we will examine the nexus of the terrorist threat in sub-Saharan Africa, and subsequent responses from governments, multinational organizations, and foreign actors. It is intended to acquaint students with the dynamics of terrorism and counterterrorism efforts in sub-Saharan Africa, and by doing so establish a solid foundation upon which further expertise can be built.
Academic Year: 2023-2024
Semester(s): Spring, Mini 4
Tuesday and Thursday
Counts towards the following CMIST degree:
Master of Science in International Relations and Politics (International Security concentration)