National Security Current Events
4 sessions, 10 hours
New content each term. Take an in-depth look at some of the ideas and issues covered in Jeff’s previous course, Principles of National Security. Examine how U.S. National Security decision-making is taking place today in all of the major conflict regions around the globe. You’ll discuss current situations especially where the United States has a deep national security engagement. No need to have attended an earlier course to enjoy this fascinating offering.
Instructor: Jeffrey Steinberg is both an analyst and practitioner of U.S. national security policy. He has been an investigative journalist for more than 40 years, serving since 1986 on the editorial board of a weekly publication, Executive Intelligence Review, and writing for a range of international newsletters and magazines; and has also participated in various advisory capacities for U.S. government officials on a wide range of national security issues, from strategic defense policy, to the war on terrorism, to the war on illegal narcotics, to the economic dimensions of national security. He has lectured internationally on issues related to national security. Steinberg is the author and/ or co-author of hundreds of articles and special reports on a wide range of national security issues, current affairs, and history.
ILR585 National Security Current Events
5-Digit Number: 17626
Wed, 10:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m., 7/10 – 7/31
Location: Linganore Hall/L109
Tuition: $40 Fee: $94 Total: $134
MD residents age 60+ pay fee only