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Philip Wall
JSIS B 531
Seattle Campus

International Negotiation Simulation

Examines international trade's potential threat to national security. Covers basic elements and limitations of export controls used to protect national security and international stability. Focuses on export controls to prevent proliferation of weapons of mass destruction, and to limit other governments' ability to develop capabilities that jeopardize regional or international stability.

Class description

The Negotiation Course is a structured role play in which work together to research, undertake negotiations, and draft policy documents and assessments. The instructors, retired U.S. senior diplomats, utilize a real-world scenario the Six-Party Talks on denuclearization of North Korea to provide instructional context. Required readings are minimal, but students must research national policies and positions related to the negotiation and regularly engage their student counterparts and instructors face-to-face, by e-mail, and via formal written documents throughout the course.

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The information above is intended to be helpful in choosing courses. Because the instructor may further develop his/her plans for this course, its characteristics are subject to change without notice. In most cases, the official course syllabus will be distributed on the first day of class.
Last Update by Philip Wall
Date: 11/12/2013