This volume is the first book-length treatment of how the 9/11 attacks and the American political scene afterward have affected higher education in this country. It covers topics such as: universities' roles in training counter-terrorism experts, particularly anthropologists working in Iraq and Afghanistan; bio-terrorism research on campuses; inflammatory critiques by the likes of Ward Churchill; the conspiracy theories advocated by some academics regarding 9/11; lawsuits against universities by terror victims trying to get settlements from countries like Iran by seizing archaeological artifacts in American universities; accused Islamists teaching at American colleges, like Sami al-Arian at USF.... that offer technical or vocational instruction r Postsecondary vocational or business schools r Vocational or other nonacademic high schools The visa ... The Form I-20 is an official U.S. government form, even though issued by a private entity.
|Title||:||Al-Qaeda Goes to College: Impact of the War on Terror on American Higher Education|
|Publisher||:||ABC-CLIO - 2009-04-30|