IGA-610M: Leadership and Ethics in American Foreign Policy

Semester: Fall Mod1

Credit: 0.5

Syllabus: Click here for syllabus

Faculty: Joseph Nye

Schedule

Day Time Location
First Day 9/6
Meet Day M/W 2:40 PM - 4:00 PM L280
Review

Description

The first four sessions of the module will survey theories of good and bad leadership and the ethical frameworks for making such judgments. Specific emphasis is on the particular context of world politics and foreign policy as a setting for ethics and leadership. The main part of the course will then analyze a series of case studies regarding selected American presidents in the 20th century and the foreign policy decisions they made. There are no prerequisites.