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學生對 莱顿大学 提供的 恐怖主义和反恐:理论与实践的比较 的評價和反饋

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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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WM
2021年2月24日

Among the most informative courses i have taken, the material and videos provided are so detailed and specific to this field. I would recommend it to anyone with an interest matters terrorism.

LZ
2016年5月22日

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.

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創建者 Christina T

2020年12月17日

A very well structured course. Not tiring at all with very interesting examples of the history of terrorism and a very helpful and educated professor.

創建者 Benjamin E

2015年8月12日

I really like the professor, i like the course and i like how he presents it - one of the best online courses i've joined so far! Thank you very much!

創建者 Belem E M

2018年4月14日

Im a Criminologist graduate and I really learn lots of interesting things about terrorism and counterterrorism that make me growth as a professional.

創建者 Emma B

2015年10月3日

Excellent course with absolutely no political bias whatsoever. Very well planned and delivered with excellent insights and well-rounded viewpoints.

創建者 Frans v S

2020年7月31日

A good course,it is a bit out of date and some links to external sites do nolonger work.But in general good study material and nice presentations.

創建者 Ignasi I

2016年10月21日

Excellent introduction & exploration in the analysis of terrorism & counterterrorism. The course also provides interesting readings. Recommended!

創建者 Jenifer S Z

2021年4月12日

Very enlightening!

As an internationalist I strongly endorse this course.

Listen to my review on my podcast in spanish @chismecito_internacional_

創建者 Miriam S

2018年4月3日

Easy to follow, very enlightening course. Highly recommended to get an academic understanding of terrorims and refrain from reiterating myths.

創建者 Mah M

2017年8月1日

it is the most valuable course in my view. it is so practical in its approach towards terrorism and counterterrorism. very much Prof Edwin Ba

創建者 Miriam A C d l C

2017年6月8日

Excellent Course! you can understand the conflicts and the highlights on the press, thanks to the theory about terrorism and counterterorrism

創建者 Ajay P

2015年8月14日

An excellent course with rich pedagogy and informed insight into terrorism and counter-terrorism. Easily one of the best courses on Coursera.

創建者 Marcus B

2017年8月30日

Extensive and deep course with great discussion from a non-military viewpoint - very well presented and managed to build strong engagement.

創建者 Jose O

2017年8月13日

Excelente calidad y dedicacion de los instructores en el tema. Un curso de calidad y contenido que recomiendo a los interesados en el tema.

創建者 Iris S

2020年9月29日

For those of you who want to have a better insight about terrorism and counter-terrorism..Already welcome to all the new fellow students..

創建者 LUIS F E I

2019年8月19日

Me Pareció muy importante este curso, ya que brinda grandes herramientas para entender el estudio del terrorismo de una manera mas Global.

創建者 William G P

2016年3月8日

Great course, really helps get a firm grasp on the concept of defining terrorism in context to regional conflict and sociological climate.

創建者 Burhan K

2021年7月15日

It was an excellent experience undertaking this course. It has given me a fresher perspective into understanding the world of terrorists.

創建者 Javier P

2016年8月27日

Excelente mooc. Se mantienen actualizado. Permite formarse una idea más clara respecto de lo que es el terrorismo y el contra-terrorismo.

創建者 Petrus J M C

2018年10月9日

Very interesting! I would suggest to non-native speakers, take into account a bit more time then the recommended time for the readings.

創建者 Jeffrey N

2016年11月6日

This was a very well put together class! It had so much to offer and really brought a major slew of terrorism studies to the forefront.

創建者 Titos D

2016年10月31日

I took this course when ISIS was starting to better understand the current world issues, I ended up learning much more than I expected.

創建者 Fernando H L N

2020年6月10日

Excelente curso! Impecable análisis académico de la historia, actualidad y futuro del Terrorismo y Contraterrorismo. Muy recomendable!

創建者 Vitor S L

2019年2月20日

As an introductory course, the lessons were an enriching experience. I hope there will be subsequent courses at a more advanced level!

創建者 eman m b

2017年7月11日

Thank you. The course was very useful and contemporary in the information it provided about current events in the international arena.

創建者 Susana T S

2015年8月15日

Love this couse, love how explain things.

The best is that is open all the time and i can go to school, work and then take this course.