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ADPO 1443 Protecting the Future (Fall: 4 )

Course Description

Questions and charges of who knew what when continue to haunt perceptions of the Christmas Day bomber, the Fort Hood extremist, the 9/11 investigations and its intelligence nightmare. American intelligence is at a crossroads. The 21st century demands an overhaul of domestic, international and counterintelligence operations. Course examines how terrorism and technology continue to change the rules of engagement. Explores intelligence failures at Pearl Harbor, the attack on the USS Cole, the East African embassies, the Mumbai massacre among others. Not limited to protecting the future against terrorism; explores pressing issues such as homelessness, poverty, the environment.


Prerequisites: None

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Last Updated: 24-Jun-17