Examines the root cause of social conflict from a variety of theoretical perspectives. Conflict analysis is examined using psychological, sociological, anthropological, political and internal national relations perspectives. Identifies various factors, variables and social dynamics that often signal the onset of social conflict. Three hours per week with enhancement.
CADR 303 STUDIES IN CON ANLYS & DIS RES (Fall 2019)
Selected areas of study within varied subfields of conflict analysis and dispute resolution. Course may be taken three times under different subtitles. Three hours per week with enhancement. Meets General Education IIIB or IIIC (Prior to Fall 2008: IIB).
CADR 500 INTRO TO CONFL ANLYS & RES (Fall 2019)
Introduction to the various practices, history and formative theories of the field; basic analytical and conceptual frameworks; and how theory and practice reinforce each other. Explores how values and worldviews shape practices, and will include reflective exercises to identify individual styles, value sets and approaches to conflict and intervention. Three hours per week.