This course studies the theory and practice of international peace and security, causes of conflict and responses to the challenges of war. Based on case studies, the evolution of conflict prevention and peace enforcement methodologies is examined. Prospects of preventive diplomacy to head off international conflicts and disasters in an age of terrorism and genocide are explored. The course discusses cases of humanitarian crises and the feasibility of interventions in these complex emergencies.
Seminar- Peace and Security: From Preventive Diplomacy to Humanitarian Intervention
Monday, November 6, 2017 to Monday, February 5, 2018