Psychology of Terrorism

PSY219 (Liberal Arts) Psychology of Terrorism 3 hrs. 3 crs. This course will consider the definition and various forms of terrorism, as well as the strengths and weaknesses of terrorism typologies. Various forms of political, religious, and cultural terrorism will be examined, as well as their causes. Psychological constructs will be considered for their salience in helping to reach an understanding of terrorism from a psychological perspective. Preq: ENG 125 and PSY 102.