9/11: Causes, Response & Strategy


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. Instructor: Schanzer
Curriculum Codes
  • EI
  • W
  • SS
Cross-Listed As
  • ICS 561
  • PUBPOL 561
Typically Offered
Fall Only