link Source: www.coursera.org
list 9 sequences
assignment Level : Intermediate
chat_bubble_outline Language : English
card_giftcard 270 points
Users' reviews
-
starstarstarstarstar
0 reviews

Key Information

credit_card Free access
verified_user Free certificate
timer 27 hours in total

About the content

9/11 was a devastating attack that required a comprehensive response from the United States. This course will examine post-9/11 U.S. counterterrorism policies regarding the use of military force, law enforcement and intelligence collection, and domestic security. We will trace these policies to the current day and assess their legality, ethics, and efficacy in counteracting terrorism.

more_horiz Read more
more_horiz Read less
dns

Syllabus

Course Topics

Week One:  The Strategic Challenge of 9/11
Week Two:  The Use of Force – Legal and Policy Framework
Week Three:  Drone Strikes:  Morality, Legality, and Efficacy
Week Four:  Detention, Interrogation and Prosecution of Enemy Combatants (Guantanamo)
Week Five:  Surveillance and Its Impact on Privacy and Civil Liberties
Week Six:   Domestic Security: Body Scans, Profiling, and "Homegrown" Terrorism
Week Seven:  The Post 9/11 World:  An Assessment
record_voice_over

Instructors

  • David Schanzer - Sanford School of Public Policy
store

Content Designer

Duke University

Duke University is a private North American research university located in Durham, North Carolina. The university is named after the Duke dynasty. 

Although the university was not officially founded until 1924 (its roots go back to 1838). Frequently referred to as the "Harvard of the South", Duke is the most selective university in the American South. 

The university is a member of the Association of American Universities, an association which, since 1900, has brought together the elite research universities of North America.

assistant

Platform

Coursera

Coursera is a digital company offering massive open online course founded by computer teachers Andrew Ng and Daphne Koller Stanford University, located in Mountain View, California. 

Coursera works with top universities and organizations to make some of their courses available online, and offers courses in many subjects, including: physics, engineering, humanities, medicine, biology, social sciences, mathematics, business, computer science, digital marketing, data science, and other subjects.

You are the designer of this MOOC?
What is your opinion on this resource ?
Content
5/5
Platform
5/5
Animation
5/5