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Courses - Fall 2018
BSST
Terrorism Studies
BSST635
Countering Violent Extremism: Policy and Practice
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, Aud
In recent years, the understanding of how and why individuals engage in violent extremism and terrorism has evolved and become more nuanced, as have the tools to mitigate these threats. A field of policy and practice called Countering Violent Extremism (CVE) has emerged that focuses on countering the pull of terrorist recruitment and influence by building resilience among populations vulnerable to radicalization.