Accession Number:

AD0735906

Title:

Development and Presentation of a National War College Elective Course to Demonstrate the Use of Quantitative Techniques in the Study of International Relations. Volume 1. Course Description and Syllabus

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

CACI INC-FEDERAL ARLINGTON VA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1971-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

54.0

Abstract:

The purpose of the course is to provide through lectures, seminar discussions, work sessions with computer-based methods and assigned readings, an introduction to quantitative studies of international affairs, a survey of selected theories in international politics that are relevant to empirical research, the opportunity to get hands-on experience in using data analysis and computer simulation to explore selected policy-relevant problems, and participation in critique sessions in which the techniques are analyzed, and reviewed for validity and relevance to actual policy-problems.

Subject Categories:

  • Government and Political Science
  • Humanities and History

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE