Stephen Holmes: America's Reckless Response To Terror

Conversations With History - Stephen Holmes

Stephen Holmes; Walter E. Meyer Professor of Law, New York University School of Law

America's Reckless Response To Terror - Conversations host Harry Kreisler welcomes NYU law professor Stephen Holmes for a discussion of the Bush administration response to the 911 attack. He analyzes the motivations behind policies, examines the interplay between politics and ideas, and highlights the implications for American democracy. He also addresses the options available to the next President in confronting the tragic errors of the Bush administration.

Key Words: Political Scientists, Terrorism, Theory, U.S.Presidents, U.S Foreign Policy, 911, Torture, International Law, Law and Inequality
Stephen Holmes
Publication date: 
February 14, 2008
Publication type: 
Conversations with History