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    Coursera Understanding 9/11: Why 9/11 Happened & How Terrorism Affects Our World Today

    Overview 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...
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    Coursera Understanding Terrorism and the Terrorist Threat

    Overview The National Consortium for the Study of Terrorism and Responses to Terrorism (START), a Department of Homeland Security Center of Excellence housed at the University of Maryland, offers a course looking at the who, what and how of Terrorism Studies, by introducing students to...
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    Coursera Terrorism and Counterterrorism: Comparing Theory and Practice

    Overview Terrorism has arguably been one of the defining factors of our age. It frequently makes headlines, threatening or attacking governments, private business and ordinary citizens. And in many parts of the world, it has been one of the most important threats to peace, security and...