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Foreign Policy Discussion Group: Great Decisions 2018

The Foreign Policy Association organizes a series of timely and relevant Great Decisions topics annually for discussion groups. We will read short background material in advance, view some expert testimony as preparation for facilitated discussion. Topics for 2018 include: the waning of Pax Americana?, Russia's foreign policy, China and America: the new geopolitical equation, Media and foreign policy, Turkey: a partner in crisis, U.S. global engagement and the military, South Africa's fragile democracy, and global health: progress and challenges. Required text is Great Decisions Briefing Book, ($30) available at the USF Bookstore 813-974-5026 or from Foreign Policy Association 1-800-477-5836 and online at