(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.
Course Learning Outcomes
By the end of this course, students should have gained the following knowledge, skills, and attitudes:
- Understand the theory behind group conflict dynamics.
- Develop the ability to apply those theories to historical and contemporary conflicts.
- Learn how to use these theories to improve fieldwork in diagnosing and transforming conflict.
- Develop the confidence and ability to see how we each, individually, can fulfill President McKay’s prophecy on being an influence for peace internationally.