17.559 / 17.560 Comparative Security and Sustainability

As taught in: Fall 2004

Cars wait in line on a road lined with shops at the US/Mexican border.

The US/Mexico border at Tijuana. Merchants sell their wares as people move across the border. (Photo courtesy of Dennis S. Hurd.)


Undergraduate / Graduate


Prof. Nazli Choucri

Course Description

This course focuses on the complexities associated with security and sustainability of states in international relations. Covering aspects of theory, methods and empirical analysis, the course is in three parts, and each consists of seminar sessions focusing on specific topics.