The U.S. War in Iraq, 2003-2011

AMERICAN CULTURE STUDIES 3682

This course presents a historical assessment of the United States' eight year war in Iraq from its inception on March 20, 2003, to the withdrawal of all combat troops on December 15, 2011. Topics to be covered include: the Bush Administration's decision to make Iraq part of the "War on Terror" and the subsequent plan of attack; the combat operations; losing the victory; sectarian violence; torture; the insurgency; battling Al-Qaeda in Iraq; reassessment; the surge; the drawdown; and the end of the war. The course will conclude with an assessment of the war's effectiveness regarding the Global War on Terrorism and U.S. policy in the Middle East. Modern. Transregional.
Course Attributes: EN H; BU IS; AS HUM; AS LCD; FA HUM; AR HUM

Section 01

The U.S. War in Iraq, 2003-2011
INSTRUCTOR: Knapp
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The U.S. War in Iraq, 2003-2011
INSTRUCTOR: Knapp
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