Portfolio Category: International Relations

How Terrorist Groups End

How Terrorist Groups End

All terrorist groups eventually end. But how? Most modern groups have ended because they joined the political process or local police and intelligence agencies arrested key members. This has significant ...
The Art Of Not Being Governed

The Art Of Not Being Governed

This class challenges students with a radically different approach to political history that presents events from the perspective of stateless peoples and explores the idea of state-making as a form ...
Chronicles of the Barbarians

Chronicles of the Barbarians

This class will explore a compilation of primary sources that presents dozens of striking accounts of the exotic customs and fierce deeds of those considered barbarians by eyewitness writers from ...
Modern Global History

Modern Global History

This class explores cross-cultural encounters in the early modern & modern world. Global interactions have shaped the dynamics of our modern world. The arrival of Spanish conquistadors to the Americas, ...
US Empire History

US Empire History

This course explores the U.S.’ dramatic leap to preeminence and the nature of its global order. It introduces students to primary sources and competing interpretations of momentous events in US ...