Political Science 1100, Introduction to American Politics, May 1, 2013
Exam 4, 8 am, Wednesday May 15
Government and Individual Security
Dealing with Other Countries
Tough Choices, Deep Roots, Lasting Consequences
Choices any Nation's Leaders must make
A. Isolation Or Internationalism ?
B. Use Force Or Diplomacy To Settle Disputes ?
Alone or in
D. What Are Other Nations Really Up To ?
E. What Costs Are Tolerable ?
F. How do foreign policy choices affect domestic politics?
2. Deep Roots:
The Choice of the Past Affect Choice in the Present and Future
1898: The Spanish-American War
1941 The U.S. a superpower after World War II
1945-1989: Cold war with the Soviet Union, the world's other superpower
The War in Vietnam
1989: The Post-Cold War World
9/11, Afghanistan, and Iraq
Goods and Services