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US Foreign Policy and the Problem of Nation-building

April 11, 2006 // 4:00pm5:30pm
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History and Public Policy Program

Moynihan Boardroom (6th Floor)
Woodrow Wilson Center
1300 Pennsylvania Ave, NW
Washington, DC 20004

with Professor Dr. Klaus Schwabe (Technical University of Aachen), author, "Superpower and World Order" (2006).

Klaus Schwabe, professor emeritus at the Technical University of Aachen (Germany) and one of the leading German experts on American foreign policy, will discuss the problem of "nation building" in American foreign policy, based on his new book, Superpower and World Order: American Foreign Policy from 1898 to the Present, a Hundred-Year History (2006).

This event is co-sponsored by the Wilson Center's West European Studies Program.

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  • Christian F. Ostermann // Director, History and Public Policy Program; Global Europe; Cold War International History Project; North Korea Documentation Project; Nuclear Proliferation International History Project
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  • James Person // Deputy Director, History and Public Policy Program; Cold War International History Project; North Korea Documentation Project; Nuclear Proliferation International History Project