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Last approved: Mon, 23 May 2016 18:28:37 GMT

Last edit: Tue, 17 Nov 2015 20:43:52 GMT

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Columbian College of Arts and Sciences
Political Science (PSC)
American Presidents at War
American Presidents at War
Fall 2015
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PSC 1003 or IAFF 1005

Henry Nau
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How American presidents have thought about and conducted wars using an analytical and historical approach.
1. recall significant presidents and wars in American history 2. understand the different foreign policy traditions that guide the use of force and war 3. apply the history and concepts of presidents at war to contemporary events and debates 4. write more succinctly and engagingly
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CCAS - GCR:Social & Behavioral
This course has been taught as a topics course for several semesters.

The syllabus does outline the grading weights. This is in the fourth paragraph of the syllabus, which begins "The principal requirements in the course."
bradly (Thu, 13 Aug 2015 16:29:31 GMT): Rollback: Hi Paul, before we can approve, the syllabus needs to be updated to include how the final grade will be calculated. Thanks!
echacko (Fri, 02 Oct 2015 18:46:58 GMT): I am approving this course, but please remind Prof. Nau that he should include a statement about how students will be accommodated for religious holidays.
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