By James Ottavio Castagnera

This quantity is the 1st book-length remedy of the way the Sep 11 assaults and the yank political scene in a while have affected larger schooling during this nation. It covers themes reminiscent of: universities' roles in education counter-terrorism specialists, rather anthropologists operating in Iraq and Afghanistan; bio-terrorism learn on campuses; inflammatory opinions through the likes of Ward Churchill; the conspiracy theories recommended via a few lecturers concerning Sep 11; complaints opposed to universities via terror sufferers attempting to get settlements from international locations like Iran by means of seizing archaeological artifacts in American universities; accused Islamists educating at American faculties, like Sami al-Arian at USF.

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