Select a president from the
table, “Presidents and Their ‘Doctrines,’” in Roskin, Chapter 4. Then write a
3-5 page paper on the doctrine that president used according to Roskin. Your
research must include at least four (4) credible sources, apart from your
textbook. Your paper must address the following:
1. Summarize a situation that required U.S.
diplomatic efforts during the president’s time in office.
2. Explicate the diplomatic doctrine the
president followed, with reference to specific actions or events that occurred.
3. Describe the effects of these diplomatic
efforts for the U.S. and other countries.
4. Assess, in conclusion, the advantages and
disadvantages of the particular doctrine that was followed.
5. Cite at least four (4) reputable sources in
addition to the textbook, not including Wikipedia, encyclopedias, or
Your assignment must:
Be typed, double spaced, using
Times New Roman font (size 12), with one-inch margins on all sides; citations
and references must follow APA or school-specific format. Check with your
professor for any additional instructions.
Include a cover page containing
the title of the assignment, the student’s name, the professor’s name, the
course title, and the date. The cover page and the reference page are not
included in the required assignment page length.
The specific course learning
outcomes associated with this assignment are:
Identify the cultural,
economic, and political context of information resources, and interpret
information in light of that context.
Use technology and information
resources to research issues in international problems.
Write clearly and concisely
about international problems using proper writing mechanics.