Class of 2007 Session Overview

“The Seminar XXI Program is first class in every way. The analytic problem solving skills and personal interaction with other students from across the U.S. Government, as well as several non-governmental organizations, has proven tremendously valuable for a professional military officer thinking through the complex security issues facing our country.”
BG Mark A. Milley, USA Deputy Director for Regional Operations, Joint Staff, J-3

Class Attendees

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Program Director and Staff

Program Director: Prof. Robert Art
Program Executive Director: Tisha Gomes Voss
Program Assistant: Kristen Jamison
Research Assistants: Nicole Argo, Michal Ben-Joseph Hirsch
Senior Advisors: Jake Stewart, Mitzi Wertheim

Session Date Participating Faculty
September 12, 2006 Introductory Session Dr. Carlos Pascual
September 29, 2006 Ethnic and Religious Conflict Dr. Gerard Prunier, Prof. Scott Appleby, Prof. Sumit Ganguly, Prof. Robert Art, Prof. Roger Petersen, Prof. Chaim Kaufmann, Prof. Mary Habeck, Prof. Steven Burg, Prof. Alan Kuperman
November 6, 2006 Israel & Palestine Dr. Shai Feldman, Dr. Khalil Shikaki
December 4, 2006 Japan & Europe — US Allies Forever? Prof. Richard Samuels, Prof. Peter Viggo Jakobsen
January 2, 2007 Realism, Liberalism, and World Politics Prof. John Mearsheimer, Prof. Jack Snyder
February 2, 2007 National Economies in a Globalizing World Prof. Kenneth Oye, Prof. Jomo K.S., Prof. Chappell Lawson, Ms. Kimberly Elliott, Prof. Andrew Natsios, Ms. Vanda Felbab-Brown, Prof. Adam Segal, Prof. Rawi Abdelal, Dr. Carlos Pascual
March 5, 2007 State Building Prof. James Dobbins, Prof. Barnett Rubin
April 4, 2007 Democratization Prof. Terry Karl, Prof. Ibrahim Karawan
May 4, 2007 US National Security Policy Prof. Robert Art, Prof. Robert Ross, Prof. Christopher Layne, Prof. Keir Lieber, Prof. Stephen Cohen, Prof. Daniel Byman, Prof. Gregory Gause, Prof. Daryl Press, Prof. Marc Lynch, Dr. Andrey Kortunov, Prof. Bruce Hoffman, GEN Gordon Sullivan, USA (Ret.)

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2016–2017 SESSIONS

This year's sessions begin with an introduction from Ambassador James Dobbins and move into a range of topics that include Ethnicity, Identity Politics and Civil Wars; Iran, Turkey, and Israel; Realism, Liberalism, and U.S.-China Relations; National Economies in a Globalized World; and more.

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