Transatlantic Cooperation
Course code
RIR7042.YK
old course code
RIR7042
Course title in Estonian
Transatlantiline koostöö
Course title in English
Transatlantic Cooperation
ECTS credits
5.0
approximate amount of contact lessons
40
Teaching semester
spring
Assessment form
Examination
lecturer of 2019/2020  Autumn semester
õppejõud on määramata
lecturer of 2019/2020  Spring semester
lecturer not assigned
Course aims
This course will give a historical and analytical overview of the Transatlantic relationship. A particular emphasis will be in evaluating the status of the Transatlantic relationship in the Post-Cold war era and the important factors that foster cooperation as well as tensions.
Brief description of the course
Many topics will be covered in this course including the history and formation of NATO, EU-US relations, the role of values, ideology, and migration in the creation of the Transatlantic relationship. Post-Cold War tensions and the reasons will also be discussed.
Independent work
Written assignments, seminar and class participation.
Assessment methods
Students will be able to analyze trends and developments in Transatlantic relations.
Teacher
Õppejõud määramata
Study literature
For a complete list of the required reading please see the course program and the course Moodle page
Hanhimaki, Schoenborn, Zanchetta. 2012. Transatlantic Relations since 1945: An Introduction. Routledge

Fröhlich. 2012. The New Geopolitics of Transatlantic Relations: Coordinated Responses to Common Dangers. Johns Hopkins University Press