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2016-2017 Undergraduate Catalog 
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HIST 4023 - United States Diplomatic History, 1898-1989

3 (3-0)

Prerequisite(s): Six hours of history or consent of the chair.

A study of United States diplomatic relations in the twentieth century, from the opening of the Spanish-American War to the conclusion of the Cold War. The course will survey the history of United States foreign policy, beginning with American emergence from a tradition of isolation to a position of world leadership and world power. Topics will include the diplomacy of both world wars, the policy of containment underlying the Korean and Vietnam conflicts, relations with the Soviet Union and China, U.S.-Latin American affairs, and American approaches to the Arab-Israeli conflict.

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