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2016-2017 Undergraduate Bulletin 
2016-2017 Undergraduate Bulletin [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

HIST 4830 - Prisoners of War in American History

3 Credit Hours
Description: This course examines prisoner of war handling and treatment in American history from the colonial period to the present.  The changing roles of international law, humanitarian treatment, and reciprocity will be studied.  The course will incorporate U.S. social, diplomatic, and military history to understand the changing norm in prisoner treatment.