2018–2019 Walden University Catalog (September 2018) 
    
    Oct 04, 2022  
2018–2019 Walden University Catalog (September 2018) [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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HUMN 6741 - Psychology of Terrorism


(5 cr.) Students in this course examine the history, philosophy, and techniques of terrorism as well as countermeasures to terroristic threats to public safety. Topics include aspects of international and domestic terrorism with an emphasis on terrorism’s roots, viewed from the broadest possible political, sociological, and cultural perspectives; factors and catalysts attributed to the terrorism phenomenon—including poverty, psychology (e.g., motivational factors, antisocial behaviors), social injustice, oppression, and religion; and the impact of media and technology in aiding and countering terroristic activities.

 



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