The course provides an overview of a broad range of topics concerning the use of weapons of mass destruction (WMD), including nuclear, chemical, and biological weapons, development, and terrorist use. The course context is structured to discuss the threat of WMD due to terrorism and rogue states’ development of WMD. The goal of the course is to inform the background history and technical concerns as well as how to deal with these concerns in the future.
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