1. A Brief History of the Internet
The infancy of the internet (1963-1984)
The period of growth and early regulation (1984-2000)
The Securitization/Militarization of cyberspace (2000-2012)
The Era of Surveillance and Big Data (2013-present)
2. The Internet, Technology Studies and International Relations
Who decides what a technology is for?
Critical Issues: What are Digital Human Rights?
People and Places: The Great Firewall of China
A World Apart or an Extension of Terrestrial Space?
People and Places: The Dark Web
3. A Realist View of Cyberspace
The Foundation of the Interstate System: A quick Review
A Realist View of Cyberthreat
People and Places: What is the Fifth Domain of Warfare?
Building a Bridge: Tools of the Trade: Hacks, Spoofs and Computer Network Exploitation (CNE)
Critical Issues: Measuring Cyber capability
The Beginning of Cyberwar
People and Places: The First Cyber Attack - Stuxnet
4. Liberal Internationalism, Cooperation and Regimes
What is Liberal Internationalism
Liberal Internationalism in Cyberspace
How do states cooperate to regulate cyberspace?
People and Places: ASEAN’s Cybersecurity Regime
Opposing the Liberal Internationalist View
Critical Issues: Cryptocurrency
People and Places: The 2016 Attach on the Central Bank of Bangladesh
Critical Issues: Politics of the Digital Silk Road
Building a Bridge: Internet Routing and Naming Protocols
Neither a Battlefield nor a Village: Language Constructs the Internet
Building a Bridge: The Physical Structure of the Internet
People and Places: What is Critical Infrastructure?
The Cyber Sovereignty Position
Russia’s cyber realist view of cyberspace
Global Governance in Cyberspace
Can International Norms be Grafted onto Cyberspace?
Does the Internet Encourage Crime?
The State’s Role in Combatting Cybercrime
Crime as a Social Construct
Critical issues: Should People and Organizations Be “Banned” from the Internet?
An International Convention on Cybercrime?
Regulation and Responsibility: Who is Liable?
States and Firms Cooperate: The Example of a Botnet Takedown
The Rise of Anticipatory Policing
But is it a crime? The Example of Wikileaks
8. Private Actors
What are Technology Actors?
Are Technology Actors Competitors to States in the Internaitonal System?
Technology Actors as Gatekeepers
Technology Actors as Platforms
Technology Actors, Responsibility and Liability
What is Corporate Social Responsibility
9. States and Private Actors and the Provision of Cybersecurity
What are Public-Private Partnerships?
Public-Private Partnerships in the Cybersecurity Arena
Public-Private Partnerships and the Conduct of Cyberwar
Critiquing PPP’s: Is what’s good for General Motors also good for America?
Platforms as Foreign Policy Actors Today
Case study: Corporations, Shared Risk and the Cloud
International Legal Challenges in Cloud Computing
Case Study: Hua Wei Corporation and US-China Relations
Ethical Lenses for Considering Cyber Values
Critical Issues: Information Privacy
The Emergence of Cyber Norms
Do Cyberweapons make the world more dangerous?
Hybrid War: Where is the battlefield in cyberspace?
Critical Issues: Space Security
Critical Issues: Who is Winning the Cyber Arms Race
Is Cyberwar Illegal or Unethical?
Creating International Rules Governing Cyberwarfare
Solutions to Regulate and End Cyberconflict
12. The Future
What is an Emerging Technology?
Selected Future Challenges: Big Data
Building a Bridge: Quantum Computing
Selected Future Challenges: Artificial Intelligence
Building a Bridge: The Politics of Neural Networks
Critical Issues: Should the United Nations Ban Autonomous Weapons?
Building a Bridge: Smart Cities