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SEST-536 Peacekeeping and Peace Operations
Fall for 2014-2015
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This course examines the theory, history, contemporary practice, and evaluation of peace operations. The scope of the course includes peacekeeping, peace enforcement, and those elements of peace-building integral to organized international support for the implementation of cease-fires and settlements of interstate and intrastate wars. The course reviews the political and operational origins of peace operations; peace operations doctrine and planning; and the elements of complex peace operations, including non-military components such as post-conflict civil administration, judicial institutions, police and security forces, electoral support, human rights investigations, education, and economic reconstruction. A wide range of cases will be examined. The course concludes with an assessment of the prospects for reforming and improving the conduct of UN peace operations.
Credits: 3
Prerequisites: None

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SEST-536-01 Peacekeeping and Peace Operations
Fall for 2014-2015
Durch, Dziedzic
This course examines the theory, history, contemporary practice, and evaluation of peace operations. The scope of the course includes post-conflict peacekeeping, peace enforcement, and those elements of peace-building integral to organized international support for the implementation of cease-fires and settlements of interstate and intrastate wars. The course reviews the political and operational origins of peace operations; peace operations doctrine and planning; and the elements of complex peace operations, including non-military components such as post-conflict civil administration, judicial institutions, police and security forces, electoral support, human rights investigations, education, and economic reconstruction. A wide range of cases will be examined. The course concludes with an assessment of the prospects for reforming and improving the conduct of UN peace operations.
Credits: 3
Prerequisites: None
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