Lecture Notes

During the spring of 2003, Evan Liaras took the notes contained in this section. They were then transcribed especially for OpenCourseWare. Lecture notes are not available for every class session.

Lec # Topics
2 General Issues I (PDF)
3 General Issues II (PDF)
4 The United States (PDF)
5 The Soviet Union I (PDF)
6 The Soviet Union II - Transition, Attempted Coup, and the Post-Soviet Military (PDF)
7 Latin America I (PDF)
8 Latin America II (PDF)
9 Turkey and Pakistan (PDF)
10 Japan (PDF) (Courtesy of guest lecturer: Richard Samuels. Used with permission.)
11 Africa (PDF)
12 The Military in Multiethnic States (PDF)