Course is being updated!

January 9, 2017


This course is being updated. There are some changes over previous terms, though the overall format and assignments will remain largely the same.

The big change is in terms of readings. The books this term will be:

REQUIRED Textbooks:
Editors: Mingst, Karen and Jack Snyder
title: Essential Readings in World Politics
publisher: W.W. Norton
isbn: 978-0-393-28366-2
edition: SIXTH. You must get THIS edition.

author: Kissinger, Henry
title: World Order
publisher: Penguin
isbn: 978-0143127710

author: Cohen, Eliot A.
title: The Big Stick: The Limits of Soft Power & the Necessity of Military Force
publisher: Basic Books
isbn: 978-0465044726

These readings will be supplemented in a major way by additional articles for download on our website. Those additional reading will provide key alternative perspectives, etc.

Enjoy the final weeks of Winter Break!


Prof N.

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