HIST 619 (01) - Foreign Relations of the United States

Foreign Relations of the US

Durham   Liberal Arts :: History
Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2021 - Full Term (08/30/2021 - 12/13/2021)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   20  
CRN: 16267
The history of American diplomacy from the colonial era to the present, with the dividing point at 1900. The focus will be on both the foreign and domestic influences that shaped American diplomacy. Course meets the History major requirement for Group I.
Department Approval Required. Contact Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Instructors: Kurk Dorsey

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/30/2021 12/13/2021 MW 3:40pm - 5:00pm HORT 307
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FOREIGN RELATIONS: From Revolting Colonies to Reluctant Great Power

This course examines the evolution of United States Foreign Policy from the American Revolution to the eve of the First World War.  Particular attention will be paid to competing ideas about the US role in the world, debates about territorial expansion, and the desire for expanded markets for US goods.