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as of 9/16/2019

POLITICS OF NUCLEAR WEAPONS
Country - Partner Institution - Programs: Australia - Australian National University - 'Australian Universities'
UC Course SubjectPolitical Science
Number & Suffix: 122
Full UC Title: POLITICS OF NUCLEAR WEAPONS 
Transcript Title: POL:NUCLEAR WEAPONS 
UC QTR Units - Division: 6.0 - Upper Division 
Course Description: This course examines the origins of the drive for nuclear weapons, the history of the nuclear nonproliferation regime, and incentives and disincentives for nuclear proliferation and nonproliferation. Students will analyze current nuclear weapons states, threshold states, and states that purposefully chose to forgo nuclear weapons development. The course also examines the importance of non-state actors who seek to influence these states. The course will also explore the contemporary disarmament debate to shed light on the major obstacles to nuclear disarmament and possible paths around them. Finally, students evaluate future trends in nuclear politics, from the importance of regional efforts toward disarmament to the critical role civil society may play in influence the global nuclear future. 
Language of Instruction: English
 
Partner Title: POLITICS OF NUCLEAR WEAPONS 
Partner University Department: School of Politics and International Relations 
Partner University Course Number: POLS2124