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Last approved: Mon, 17 Jul 2017 08:03:15 GMT

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Columbian College of Arts and Sciences
Forensic Psychology (FORP)
FORP
6128
Terrorism and Counterterrorism
Terrorism and Counterterrorism
Fall 2017
3
Course Type
Lecture
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Letter Grade
students in the MA in forensic psychology program
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25
Dr. Ben Sheppard
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Examination of the history and current status of terrorism and counterterrorism; psychological constructs motivating terrorist activity and countering the terror of terrorism; current scientific studies of the interplay between psychological factors, cultural norms, and religious ideations; and potential and future threats related to internet crime.
As a result of completing this course students will be able to: 1. Describe key concepts and issues in strategic terrorism. 2. Understand the religious, cultural and psychological bases of terrorism. 3. Analyze current issues in combating both foreign and domestic terrorism. 4. Recognize and evaluate legal and ethical issues in counterterrorism activities.

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Key: 8487