Strategy in Peace and War

Strategy in Peace and War
The modern evolution and contemporary development of grand strategies in peace and war, connecting success or failure with unintended consequences. Historical case studies extend from the Thirty Years' War to the Global War on Terrorism.
 Hours3.0 Credit, 3.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 RecommendedHist 200, 201, 202.
 TaughtContact Department
 ProgramsContaining HIST 313
Course Outcomes

Historical knowledge of theories of diplomacy and warfare

Students will understand and be able to explain and analyze the forms, politics, theories, and legacy of diplomacy and warfare.

Analysis of primary and secondary source texts

Students will understand how to use and will be able to analyze and interpret primary source documents and secondary historiographical works.

Historical value

Students will be able to analyze, interpret, and devate with their peers in a classroom setting the meanings and historical value of theory, primary source texts, agency, and historical context.


Students will be able to analyze historical questions and place them in a historiographical context.