Fall 2016

American Foreign Policy Since the End of the Cold War

Listed in: History, as HIST-254


N. Gordon Levin (Section 01)


[US] This course will study the evolution of American foreign policy since 1989.  We will examine the theory and practice of diplomacy under the first President Bush, President Clinton, the second President Bush, and President Obama.  At the heart of the course will be a consideration of the extent to which the United States has attempted and been able to sustain the unipolar power position in world politics that the United States gained with the collapse of the Soviet Union. One two-and-a-half-hour meeting per week.

Limited to 25 students. Fall semester.  Professor Emeritus G. Levin.

If Overenrolled: Preference given to history and poly sc majors


2022-23: Not offered
Other years: Offered in Fall 2015, Fall 2016