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Spring 2013 - 62850 - PA388K - Advanced Topics in Public Policy

Nuclear Nonproliferation Policy

Instructor(s): Kuperman, Alan J.
Unique Number: 62850
Day & Time: M 2:00 pm -5:00 pm
Room: ETC 2.140
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Course Overview

Topics for these policy seminars have included environmental and natural resources policy, health-service delivery policy, social welfare policy, transportation policy, science and technology policy, international affairs, national security, urban and regional growth policy, and political campaigns.

 

Section Description

This course introduces students to the technical and policy aspects of international and domestic efforts to stop the spread of nuclear weapons to additional states or terrorists.  Requirements include participation in formal, in-class debates on contentious issues of nuclear nonproliferation, and a final project

This course will be co-taught with Dr. Stephen Biegalski, Associate Professor in the Mechanical Engineering Department and Director of the Nuclear Engineering Laboratory (NETL). 

Cross-listed with ME 388H #18755.