Presentations

Two in-class presentations each count for 10% of the final course grade. Presentations will be 5-10 minutes long. You may use visual aids.

First presentation: Terrorist groups. Describe the organization’s goals, its strategies, and the practical consequences of its actions. Presentations on March 28 and April 11
  • March 28:
    • Ahmed: People's Mujahedin of Iran (MEK)
    • Colleen: Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC)
    • James: Tamil Tigers
    • Richard: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
  • April 11:
    • Amanda: Shining Path
    • Omar: Aum Shinrikyo
    • Vincent: Lord's Resistance Army
    • Yasin: Baader-Meinhof Group

Second presentation: Military interventions. Describe the process by which the United States made the decision to intervene, the concrete form intervention took, and the practical consequences of intervention. Presentations on April 25 and May 2
  • April 25:
    • Amanda: Kosovo 1999
    • Omar: Lebanon 1982-83
    • Vincent: Libya 2011
    • Yasin: East Timor 1999-2001
  • May 2:
    • Ahmed: Bosnia 1993-96
    • Colleen: Somalia 1992-95
    • James: Serbia 1999
    • Richard: Panama 1989-90
Comments