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NPRE 480 ONL - Energy and Security

Spring 2023

Energy and SecurityONL72563ONL3 -    Bryan Douglas Buckley

Course Description

This course covers security and supplies of energy, mineral resources, and water. Evolution of the importance of various fuels in conflicts (including coal, oil, uranium, and natural gas) starting with the Franco-Prussian Wars. Theories of international conflict and examination of the role of individual leaders versus institutional factors in the precipitation and outcome of pivotal wars. Econometric analyses relevant to past and projected future energy use.

Credit Hours

3 hours


Composition I and Quantitative Reasoning I.

Subject Area

  • Energy and Sustainability Engineering