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lecturer of 2019/2020 Autumn semester
õppejõud on määramata
lecturer of 2019/2020 Spring semester
lecturer not assigned
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.
Written assignments, seminar and class participation.
Students will be able to analyze trends and developments in Transatlantic relations.
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