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Secrecy, Accountability and the National Security State
Sample reading list:
Gabriel Schoenfeld, Necessary Secrets: National Security, the Media
Daniel Patrick Moynihan, Secrecy
Geoffrey R. Stone, Top Secret: When Our Government Keeps Us in the Dark
Barton Gellman, Angler: The Cheney Vice Presidency
Dana Priest and William Arkin, Top Secret America
Jack Goldsmith, Power and Constraint: The Accountable Presidency After 9/11
See instructor for complete list
Weekly readings will include news and scholarly articles, legal briefs and books. Before each seminar, with a view to promoting substantive engagement in class, each student will submit a succinct written response to the readings. These Reading Notes will be returned with comments on substance and style in preparation for a final paper of 5000 words, which will demonstrate mastery of our subject in a case study of the student's choice.
Paper in lieu of Final - 50%
Papers - 25%
Class/Precept Participation - 25%
Not Open to Freshmen.
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