Course Description: This course will look at the evolution of American wartime diplomacy from the founding of the Republic to the Cold War. In the interest of time we will look at five specific conflicts in order to discern what consistencies exist and how goals have changed over 200 plus years. Conflicts to be discussed include the Revolution, the Civil War, WWI, WWII, and the Cold War and Beyond.
Required Book: Diplomacy by Henry Kissinger, Simon and Shuster, reprint edition 1995. ISBN 9780671510992.
INSTRUCTOR: Jed Watters is a former Assumption history professor and retired naval officer. He has taught many courses with WISE
Course fee: $45.00
Zoom Link: Sent to paid and registered members before the start of course.
Worcester Institute for Senior Education (WISE)
Assumption College, 500 Salisbury Street, Worcester MA 01609