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American Empire II

IHHIST359 · 4 credits

This course explores America’s many intersections with the world from World War One through 9/11. It examines why and how American leaders devised policies to protect, manage, and expand the American empire. The course delves into the American ideology of “American exceptionalism” and its role in defining American foreign policy. Prerequisite: 24 credits in ISP, including ITW 101 and QL. (WPS IB)