Negotiating Post-Soviet Conflict: The Geopolitics of Eastern Europe and the Caucasus

Semester: 

Spring

Offered: 

2021

Harvard University
Department of Government
Gov 1199

Instructor: Arvid Bell
This undergraduate course will use case studies and virtual immersive negotiation simulations to explore the dynamics underpinning hot spots in the post-Soviet space with a focus on Georgia, Eastern Ukraine and US-Russia relations. Students will not only gain a deeper understanding of current political events in Eurasia, but they will also improve their individual negotiation and conflict management skills.