Week 3: The Cold War

Questions for Extra Credit Work:

Choose one of the questions below to answer. Submit your answer in class.

  1. Choose one US foreign policy failure that happened during the Cold War and analyze the conceptual flaw(s) that led to it.
  2. The Munich analogy was cited by many top US officials to justify America’s involvement and its continued presence in Vietnam (pp. 172-173). What, in your view, is the problem with this analogy?

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