Foreign Policy Goals

Identify the nature and goals of foreign policy

Learning Activities

The learning activities for this section include:

  • Reading: Foreign Policy
  • Video: American Foreign Policy in Historical Perspective
  • Video: John Mearsheimer on America Unhinged
  • Video: The Israel Lobby and U.S. Foreign Policy
  • Reading: The Iran Nuclear Deal, Translated into Plain English
  • Video: U.S. Democracy Promotion Means Toppling Governments
  • Video: Obama on the Goal of His Foreign Policy
  • Video: Obama on What Most Americans Get Wrong About Foreign Aid

Take time to review and reflect on each of these activities in order to improve your performance on the assessment for this section.