American Foreign Policy

American Foreign Policy PS 123/PACS 130
Spring 2003
Monday and Wednesday 4-5:30
4 LeConte
Professor Crawford
202 Moses Hall
Office Hours: M 10-11:30


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lecture 2 outline Introduction

lecture 3 outline Realist Perspective

lecture 4 outline Grand Strategies

lecture 5 outline Internationalism

lecture 6 outline Expansion Imperialism

Lecture 7 outline Liberal Internationalism

Lecture 8 slogans

Lecture 8 outline Four Grand Strategies for the 21st Century

Lecture 9 Containment

Lecture 10 outline From Containment to Roll Back

Lecture 11 outline Cold War Crises: Monoliths, Dominos, and Self-Fulfilling Prophecies

Lecture 12: Film "Thirteen Days"

Lecture 13: MAD, COFFIN, and the NUTs

Lecture 14 Vietnam: The First Indochina War

Lecture 15 Vietnam II: The Second Indochina War

Lecture 16 (no lecture: Midterm)

Lecture 17: Nixon, Kissinger, and Containment

Lecture 18: US Economic Hegemony

Lecture 19: Carter and Interdependence

Lecture 20: The Reagan Doctrine

Lecture 21: The Secret Government

Lecture 22: Human Rights

Lecture 23: Alliance Relations

Lecture 24: The Environment

Lecture 25 and 26: The National Security Strategy of the United States