50 Years of American Foreign Policy: A Dearth of Great Decisions

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    When:
    January 19, 2018 @ 8:30 am – 11:00 am
    2018-01-19T08:30:00-07:00
    2018-01-19T11:00:00-07:00
    Where:
    Viscount Suites Hotel
    4855 E Broadway Blvd
    Tucson, AZ 85711
    USA

    FIFTY YEARS OF AMERICAN FOREIGN POLICY: 
    A DEARTH OF GREAT DECISIONS

    JANUARY 19, 2018

    PROFESSOR WILLIAM DIXON 
    U OF A DEPARTMENT OF POLITICAL SCIENCE

    Presented by Tucson Great Decisions Assn. 

    “This talk will look at how our foreign policy has enabled the creation of Pax Americana, and framed our relationships with USSR/Russia and China which have dominated our history ever since the end of WWII, He will also look at current  trends in foreign policy.

    William Dixon is Professor of Political Science at the University of Arizona where he teaches courses in international politics and research methods. He was Head of the Department of Political Science from 2004 to 2009 when it merged with Public Administration to become the new School of Government and Public Policy. He received a PhD from Ohio State University and taught at Emory University in Atlanta before joining the faculty at Arizona over 20 years ago. He serves on the board of the United Nations Association of Southern Arizona and speaks frequently to community groups about national and international political issues.”

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    DOORS OPEN 8:30 AM

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    RESERVATIONS REQUIRED IN ADVANCE ONLY FOR THIS EVENT

    In advance by January 13—$20 per person.
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    To register by Mail, complete 2018 Kick Off Event registration form and mail to the address on the form.  TGDA P.O. Box 36236, Tucson, AZ  85740

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    Carolyn Classen
    Carolyn Sugiyama Classen, a life long Democrat, was born & raised in the State of Hawaii, was a Legislative Aide for U.S. Senator Daniel K. Inouye on Capitol Hill, and practiced law for a while. In Tucson she worked as a tribal staff attorney for the Pascua Yaqui Tribe and later was the Interim Executive Director of the now defunct Domestic Violence Commission. In 2008 she became a “My Tucson” guest columnist for the Tucson Citizen newspaper, then continued blogging for Tucsoncitizen.com for over four and a half years. Her blogsite was entitled “Carolyn’s Community” about community events and some political news, until Gannett Publishing shut down the site on January 31, 2014. She started with Blog for Arizona on Feb. 11, 2014. Part time she has been sitting as a Hearing Officer in Pima County Consolidated Justice Courts Small Claims Division since April, 2005. She is married to University of Arizona Distinguished Professor Albrecht Classen, a native of Germany. They have one son, who lives in Seattle, WA with his wife and daughter. She is also the Editor of the Southern Arizona Japanese Cultural Coalition website, www.southernazjapan.org (since Jan. 2013).

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