Table of Contents

  1. Module Aims and Learning Objectives
  2. Module Texts
  3. Week 1: American Foreign Policy: Its History and Traditions
  4. Week 2: The Making of Policy: Actors, Institutions and Systems
  5. Week 3: How Powerful is America? Leadership and Empire in a Unipolar World
  6. Week 4: Trade, Aid and Profit: The Political Economy of American Foreign Policy
  7. Week 5: Conquest of Spirits: American Efforts to Promote Freedom and Democracy
  8. Week 6: Friends, Enemies, Rivals: US Relations with Europe, Russia and China
  9. Week 7: 9/11 and Its Consequences for American Policy
  10. Week 8: War in Iraq: The View from Washington
  11. Week 9: Conclusion: America's World Role: Past, Present and Future
  12. E-tivities
    1. E-tivity 1: Access and Socialisation
    2. E-tivity 2: Information Retrieval at the Library
    3. E-tivity 3: Text Critique I
    4. E-tivity 4: Essay Plan
    5. E-tivity 5: Text Critique II
    6. E-tivity 6: Module Essay