9/11: Causes, Response & Strategy

POLSCI 544

Examination of the origin and ideology of al-Qaeda and affiliated organizations, the events that led to the 9/11 attacks, and the public policy response in terms of use of force, preventive intelligence and law enforcement policies, and homeland security. Comparative examination of the efficacy and ethics of alternative counterterrorism policies. One course / 3 units.

Course originates in Public Policy.

Crosslisting Numbers: 

PUBPOL 561
ICS 561

Curriculum Codes: 

EI, SS, W