European Security DilemmasSemester Course

Program
Terrorism & Security
Week-Long Study Tour
Berlin
Core Course Week Study Tour
Sweden
Major Discipline(s)
International Relations, Political Science
Type
Core Course
Available
Fall/Spring semester
Credit(s)
3

Europe is under pressure and what constitutes a security threat is changing, too: a larger Russian presence in the region and increased risk of terrorism, but also fundamentalist and right-wing tendencies, the risk of pandemics, cyber terrorism, and European governments struggling to respond in unison to increasing numbers of refugees. Drawing on European schools of thought within international security studies, this course explores current security dilemmas in Europe.

Related Discipline(s)

This course would also be of interest to the following discipline(s):
Government

Faculty

Steve Turner

DIS Stockholm Semester Faculty

M.A. in Political Sociology, Harvard University.  Extensive teaching experience in comparative politics, multiculturalism, globalization, welfare state policy and positive psychology. Works as a Leadership Consultant, bringing the lessons from modern psychology and neuroscience to the world of business. Also an avid squash player and kayaker. With DIS since 2016.