Course Descriptions: Spring 2014 - HTY 474: History of U.S. Foreign Relaitons II
Instructor: Elizabeth McKillen
Time: Tuesday and Thursday; 12:30 – 1:45 pm
Description: This course examines U.S. foreign relations from World War I to the present. Students will be asked to develop a working knowledge of the key events and policies in U.S. diplomatic history and to analyze how and why U.S. international goals and strategies changed over time. We will consider they role of government “insiders” in formulating policy and examine the broader economic, cultural, and social factors shaping our interactions with other nations and societies.