POL405H1: The Military Instrument of Foreign Policy: Concepts and Approaches

Hours

24S

Previous Course Number

POL459Y1

In light of endemic international threats and conflicts, the seminar analyses the use of the military instrument of foreign policy. We meld theoretical and pragmatic approaches. Among the subjects covered are civil-military relations, the development of nuclear weapons, deterrence and nuclear deterrence, arms control and war termination strategies.

Prerequisite
POL208H1/POL208Y1/POL209H5/POLB80H3
Exclusion
Distribution Requirements
Social Science
Breadth Requirements
Society and its Institutions (3)