Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2011/2012
Canadian Excellence

Contemporary Security Issues
0.5 Credit

This course examines global conflict and security in the post-Cold War era from a variety of theoretical perspectives with particular attention to contemporary debates and issues. Topics may include peacekeeping, humanitarian intervention, the military-industrial complex, the ‘war on terror’, refugees and migration, poverty and development and environmental security.

Additional Course Information
Year 3 or Year 4 Honours Political Science, and PO231 (PO232 also recommended).
PO311j, GS400j*.

Senate/Editorial Changes

Senate Revision March 3, 2011: PO322 New course; effective September 1, 2011.