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(IPB 352) Intercultural Conflict Dynamics

Examines the role of culture and identity in group conflict dynamics. Focuses on group formation processes, group conflict-escalation processes, group problem-solving challenges, and group leadership strategies.

Credit Hours 3.0 Lecture
Prerequisite IPB 121
Offered Fall
Programs -

Course Outcomes

By the end of this course, students should have gained the following knowledge, skills, and attitudes:

  1. Understand the theory behind group conflict dynamics
  2. Develop the ability to apply those theories to historical and contemporary conflicts
  3. Learn how to use these theories to improve fieldwork in diagnosing and transforming conflict.
  4. Develop the confidence and ability to see how we each, individually, can fulfill President McKay’s prophecy on being an influence for peace internationally.