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2016-2017 Academic Catalogue 
2016-2017 Academic Catalogue [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

IS 427 - Transatlantic Security 1941-2015

Lecture Hours: 3
Lab Hours: 0
Credit Hours: 3

The course will consider in turn: Security and security policy issues (basics): meanings of the term security, complex security, security organizations and architecture, today’s security challenges US-European issues: historical background, common institutions and efforts, main differences of the security policy perceptions, NATO-EU issues: historical background, institutions, NATO’s development after the cold war, relationship before 9/11, relationship after 9/11, 2003 Iraq War, possible future, differences between security perceptions.  Case studies: Middle East, Balkan, International Terrorism, Missile Defense, Climate Change, etc.