"REPUBLIC" AND "EMPIRE" IN THE AMERICAN POLITICAL THINKING

Second cycle degree in INTERNATIONAL POLITICS AND DIPLOMACY

Campus: PADOVA

Language: English

Teaching period: Second Semester

Lecturer: FABRIZIO TONELLO

Number of ECTS credits allocated: 6


Syllabus
Prerequisites: A decent proficiency in English (both oral and written) is required.
Examination methods: Written final exam. Midterm test for those who attend regularly the class.
Course unit contents: This class will focus on the debate in the USA about wWestward expansion, imperialism, foreign alliances, and the role of the United States in the world.