GOV 379S • US Foreign Policy: Past and Present
3:30 PM-6:30 PM
Upper-division standing required. RESTRICTED ENROLLMENT; Contact the department advising office for permission to register for this course. This course examines the sources, evolution, and consequences of US foreign policy. It considers both the international and domestic roots of the nation's foreign policy. Discussion and readings will focus on historical and contemporary cases. The course is designed to help students think systematically and critically about how US foreign policy is made.
George Kennan, American Diplomacy John Lewis Gaddis, Strategies of Containment James Mann, Rise of the Vulcans George Herring, America's Longest War Niall Ferguson, Colossus