This assignment is a take-home essay assignment of 2 questions, 2-3 pages each, to test knowledge and assimilation of the course objectives. Focus on the required class readings for your answers.
Is the (some would argue ‘overblown’) political and social reaction to illicit narcotics trafficking justified in light of other transnational “crimes against humanity” such as human trafficking? Why or why not?
What, if anything, is unique about transnational crime and narcotics issues policy makers face relating to Afghanistan/Central Asia compared to transnational crime and narcotics issues in other parts of the world? Why or why not?