HIS 210 - Diplomatic History of the United States

Course Description

This course is a survey of the diplomacy and foreign policy of the United States with particular emphasis upon 20th century American diplomacy with its consequent U.S. involvement on the international scene. Upon successful completion of this course, students should be able to: Explicate the basic provisions of the federal constitution that govern the establishment and administration of American foreign policy. Evaluate the views of "conflict," "consensus" and "new left" historians on the development of American foreign diplomacy. Analyze the role of American foreign policy on the declaration of prosecution of major American wars. Delineate the major goals of American foreign policy.

Credit Hours: 3
Lecture Hours: 3