Course Catalog

WKSH8522A-F10

Iran's Nuclear Program

This workshop serves as an overview to Iran's nuclear program since its development during the Shah period in the 1970's to the Islamic Republic in the present. Topics that will be covered include the geopolitics of Iran, the proliferation of nuclear weapons in the Middle East, and Iranian threat perceptions. Also, Iranian national security in a regional and global context and the role of domestic Iranian politics in the state's nuclear policy will be examined. Finally, the workshop covers the concerns and objectives of U.S. policy towards Iran's nuclear program efforts and nonproliferation and arms control initiatives of international institutions vis-a-vis Iran.
Course Reference Number (CRN):
90454

Course

WKSH8522

All Sections in Fall 2010 - MIIS

Fall 2010 - MIIS

WKSH8522A-F10 Workshop (Mukhatzhanova)