12 episodes

This series examines and critiques a range of human and technological communication issues as they relate to and shape current understandings about terrorism and national security. It explores the concepts of “terrorism” and “national security” within cultural, historical and communication contexts, with an emphasis on the rise of non-state sponsored terrorism that led up to and continues to occur since September 11.

This series was recorded at Arizona State University in 2005 as part of the Hugh Downs School of Human Communications' open lecture series on Communication, Terrorism and National Security.

Communication, Terrorism and National Security Arizona State University

    • Arts
    • 3.3, 8 Ratings

This series examines and critiques a range of human and technological communication issues as they relate to and shape current understandings about terrorism and national security. It explores the concepts of “terrorism” and “national security” within cultural, historical and communication contexts, with an emphasis on the rise of non-state sponsored terrorism that led up to and continues to occur since September 11.

This series was recorded at Arizona State University in 2005 as part of the Hugh Downs School of Human Communications' open lecture series on Communication, Terrorism and National Security.

    Terrorism, Propaganda and the Politics of Fear

    Terrorism, Propaganda and the Politics of Fear

    • 1 hr 3 min
    Defining the Threat

    Defining the Threat

    • 53 min
    Just Won't Burn: Remembering the Cold War in the War on Terror

    Just Won't Burn: Remembering the Cold War in the War on Terror

    • 32 min
    Losing the War of Ideas: U.S. Strategic Miscommunication

    Losing the War of Ideas: U.S. Strategic Miscommunication

    • 1 hr 8 min
    Bio(In)Security: Rhetoric and Technology in the Age of Bioterrorism

    Bio(In)Security: Rhetoric and Technology in the Age of Bioterrorism

    • 29 min
    Fighting the War on Terrorism

    Fighting the War on Terrorism

    • 46 min

Customer Reviews

3.3 out of 5
8 Ratings

8 Ratings

Mikeg73070 ,

Well done.

A lot of info and plenty of data to learn from here. An example: Army Rangers that enlisted one day after 9/11/2001, are not deployed for as long as two years or more, due to the length of their intense training required to meet todays higher battle ready standards.

gjmoore2 ,

The US government should hire these speakers

Right on target

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