Comparative Security and Sustainability

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.)


MIT Course Number

17.559 / 17.560

As Taught In

Fall 2004


Undergraduate / Graduate

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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.

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Nazli Choucri. 17.559 Comparative Security and Sustainability. Fall 2004. Massachusetts Institute of Technology: MIT OpenCourseWare, License: Creative Commons BY-NC-SA.

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