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課程概述

Terrorism has arguably been one of the defining factors of our age. It frequently makes headlines, threatening or attacking governments, private business and ordinary citizens. And in many parts of the world, it has been one of the most important threats to peace, security and stability. But what does this exactly mean? What is the nature of this threat? Who or what is threatened, how, by whom and why? What can be done about it or how can we at least limit the impact of terrorism and make sure that terrorists do not make headlines and manage to scare us? These are just a handful of questions that will be addressed in this course that consists of three parts. First it focuses on the essence of terrorism as an instrument to achieve certain goals, in addition to an exploration of this phenomenon and the difficulties in defining it. The second part provides an overview of the state of the art in (counter) terrorism studies. Since ‘9/11’ terrorism studies have grown exponentially, reflecting the rise in perceived threats. But what has academia come up with? What theories, assumptions and conventional wisdom has it produced that could be of help in understanding terrorism and dealing with it? The most interesting results are examined and compared with empirical evidence with the aim to either stress their importance or to debunk them as myths. The final part looks into the implications and possibilities for policy making. The course ends with a module specifically designed to address one of today's most topical issue: the foreign fighter phenomenon....

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LZ

May 23, 2016

This excellent, balanced course uses a great combination of concise videos and additional reading. I enrolled hoping to better understand this hot-topic and Prof. Bakker's course was perfect.

MZ

Sep 21, 2017

Useful and well done. This course is an example how to boost resilience in our society with knowledge. At the end of the day is a brick of our holistic counter terrorism actions. Thank you.

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276 - 恐怖主义和反恐:理论与实践的比较 的 300 個評論(共 529 個)

創建者 Claire D

Jun 11, 2017

Questions during the video lectures make it very interactive!

創建者 unalgun

Jun 05, 2017

It's really comprehensive, fun, and helpful at the same time!

創建者 Nacho A

Mar 23, 2016

Much better than expected. Thank you, professor Edwin Bakker.

創建者 Ivo P

Feb 02, 2017

Very clearly explained course with nice videos and material.

創建者 Jason L

Jul 17, 2016

Professor Bakker knows his stuff when it comes to terrorism.

創建者 Stephenie M C

Nov 11, 2015

Great information with current threats and studies explored.

創建者 shrey

Aug 05, 2018

informative and makes u think on several issues critically

創建者 Dennis G

Dec 27, 2017

nice background info about terrorism and counter terrorism.

創建者 Simon

Dec 18, 2017

vey very interesting, thank a lot for all this knowledges !

創建者 James L

Oct 23, 2017

great course and has helped me learn answers to questions i

創建者 Thomas C

Sep 13, 2015

Well done, well explained, and very interesting assignments

創建者 Olaf D

Jun 01, 2017

This is a most interesting course which I highly recommend

創建者 margaret p

Sep 19, 2016

Excellent, timely information from a five star instructor.

創建者 Jason J

Dec 06, 2015

This was a great course with excellent material for study.

創建者 Urquía M

Nov 24, 2015

Excellent explainations, graphics and methodology to learn

創建者 Deleted A

Jan 16, 2017

Very clear lectures, interesting material. Learned a lot.

創建者 Kwantes

Oct 08, 2018

Good course with possibility to follow on your own time.

創建者 Alistair B

May 27, 2017

Fantastic and incredibly insightful course on terrorism.

創建者 Owen W

Aug 23, 2019

Great course, enjoyed the content and the instruction!

創建者 julia l

Sep 15, 2017

Excelente, muy didáctico y excelente a nivel académico

創建者 Katharina S

Jan 12, 2016

really interesting course, well thought trough, great!

創建者 Tito P

May 15, 2019

most helped online course, easily learn from anywhere

創建者 Barnabas

Feb 22, 2019

Helps a lot when it comes to terrorism and the causes

創建者 Julia S

Dec 18, 2019

Very interesting, a little challenging but worth it!

創建者 Faiq H K

Oct 21, 2018

Excellent oppurtunity to learn and explore the topic