This course will explore the forces that led to the 9/11 attacks and the policies the United States adopted in response. We will examine the phenomenon of modern terrorism, the development of the al Qai'da ideology, and the process by which individuals radicalize towards violence.
Understanding 9/11: Why 9/11 Happened & How Terrorism Affects Our World TodayDuke University
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TOP REVIEWS FROM UNDERSTANDING 9/11: WHY 9/11 HAPPENED & HOW TERRORISM AFFECTS OUR WORLD TODAY
It is a good course to learn more about terrorism but largely from US perspective and the role of various American agencies. Also, I think the policy memo exercise is not very useful.
Excelent, what I love the most was what we learned about Islam, now we can thinking this issues under many points of view. Thanks for sharing your knowledge :D
Very interesting course, especially the primer on Islam. The quality of the sound of the videos is sometimes a bit poor, but understandable.
An excellent course that has helped gain invaluable knowledge as well as skills ,the course content and dsign was captivating enjoyed.
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