ERIC Number: ED328474
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1986
Great Decisions '86.
Hoepli, Nancy L., Ed.
Designed to initiate discussion of foreign policy decisions, this book contains an analysis of eight foreign policy issues confronting the United States in 1986. Each unit provides the background and guidelines to provide perspective to assist in understanding foreign policy crises. The units included in this issue are: (1) "How Foreign Policy Is Made: The Case of Central America"; (2) "'Star Wars' and the Geneva Talks: What Future for Arms Control?" (3) "Democracy in Latin America: Focus on Argentina and Brazil"; (4) "International Terrorism: In Search of a Response;" (5) "European Community and the U.S.: Friction Among Friends"; (6) "Third World Development: Old Problems, New Strategies?" (7) "Israel and the U.S.: Frienship and Discord"; and (8) "Religion in World Politics: Why the Resurgence?" Each section includes a reading list. Ballots for use in voting on issues addressed in discussion groups are also appended. (NL)
Descriptors: Adult Education, Citizenship Responsibility, Class Activities, Democracy, Developing Nations, Foreign Policy, Government Role, Instructional Materials, International Relations, Peace, Policy Formation, Political Issues, Public Opinion, Secondary Education, World Problems
Foreign Policy Association, 205 Lexington Avenue, New York, NY 10016 ($7.00).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners; Students
Authoring Institution: Foreign Policy Association, New York, NY.
Note: For related documents, see ED 283 743, ED 295 860, ED 308 117, and ED 213 635. Photographs will not reproduce clearly.