Politics of United States Foreign Policy

POLSCI 547

Focus on politics of U.S. foreign policy: which institutions and actors within the American political system play what roles and have how much influence in making U.S. foreign policy. Fundamental questions about nature and practice of democracy as manifested in politics and policy processes in making US foreign policy. Scope is both historical and contemporary. Approach combines theory and policy analysis. Complements Pub Pol 502S, Contemporary U.S. Foreign Policy, which focuses more on foreign policy strategy. One course / 3 units.

Course originates in Public Policy.

Crosslisting Numbers: 

PUBPOL 506
ICS 506

Curriculum Codes: 

EI, R, SS