Jan. 19: Introduction and 1898


  Course overview; The Watershed of 1898

Paterson, et. al., American Foreign Relations, pp. 1-29.


Robert H. Wiebe, The Search for Order, 1877-1920 (New York: Hill & Wang, 1967), pp. 224-55.

"Policies of Power: An Exchange with Walter Russell Mead, author of Special Providence: American Foreign Policy and How it Changed the World," The Atlantic Monthly, December 6, December 20, December 27, 2001, www.theatlantic.com.

Robert Kaplan, "Looking the World in the Eye," The Atlantic Monthly, December 2001, www.theatlantic.com.


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