NS3580 Comparative Border Security

This course offers a thorough introduction to the border as a geopolitical construct that materializes in territories of linear configuration the balance of power among nations or regions (both internal and supranational). We will study and compare the elements that make borders a singular geographic space with unique management challenges and institutions, its relation with conflict, security and war. Prerequisites: None.

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  • As Required