Course Number: 90-885
Counterinsurgency History and Theory
Insurgency and Counterinsurgency - History and Practice; This course will familiarize students with a selection of insurgencies from the past, how insurgents viewed them and how counterinsurgents attempted to stop them. Additionally, it will familiarize students with different counterinsurgency theories. It should help students understand that insurgencies have common characteristics but are not all alike, introduce them to the complexity faced by counterinsurgents, and prepare them for further study.