Course Number: 90-807
Diplomacy and Statecraft
This course introduces students to the fundamental principles of the art of statecraft; major concepts and theories of diplomacy; and the main tools of diplomatic practice and key venues in Africa, Asia, the Americas and Europe. Students will examine the relationship between diplomatic and military power; the use of economic measures; the role of public diplomacy; and the challenges of multilateral negotiations.
Contemporary global issues such as the responsibility to protect, conflict resolution and UN peacekeeping will be explored through focused case studies of Liberia, Darfur and the Democratic Republic of the Congo.
Jendayi E. Frazer