Interdisciplinary Studies
College of Humanities and Social Sciences

BIOD 706: Nuclear, Biological, and Chemical Weapons Policy and Security

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Course Information from the University Catalog

Credits: 3

Explores the causes, conduct, and consequences of the proliferation of nuclear, biological, and chemical weapons. Covers the historical, technological, normative, and strategic factors that have promoted and restrained the spread of these weapons. Addresses the motives for states to develop these weapons and the debate over the security implications of nuclear, biological, and chemical weapon proliferation.

Prerequisites:

BIOD 604 and 605, or permission of instructor.

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