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History and Grand Strategy - HSTY3711

This unit examines the relationship between history and statecraft in the 20th/21st centuries in Britain, Europe, the US and Asia. Bringing to life the history-policy nexus, topics include the power of the Munich and Vietnam analogies, the use of history in marshaling support for war and humanitarian interventions, and the role of historical thinking in decision making.

Classes
1x2hr seminar/week

Assessment
Participation (10%), 1x1hr Final Exam (20%), 1x2000wd Historiographical review (30%), 1x3000wd Research Essay (40%)

Pre-requisites

12 credit points at 2000 level in the History major

Details

Faculty: Arts and Social Sciences

Semester 2

05 Aug 2019

Department/School: History
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Aug 2019
Unit of study level: Senior
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: Yes
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Camperdown
Courses that offer this unit

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