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October 7, 2020

U.S. Foreign Policy
Losing the Long Game

An insider’s perspective on why U.S. policymakers repeatedly underestimate the costs and consequences of intervention to both the United States and the people of the Middle East.

Losing the Long Game by Phil Gordon

July 15, 2014

Religion
Teaching Notes: The Sunni-Shia Divide

Teaching Notes for CFR's InfoGuide on The Sunni-Shia Divide.

The Sunni-Shia Divide Teaching Notes

April 17, 2007

Religion
The Shia Revival

Teaching Notes on The Shia Revival: How Conflicts Within Islam Will Shape the Future by CFR Adjunct Senior Fellow Vali Nasr.

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May 1, 2010

Iraq
War of Necessity, War of Choice

Teaching Notes on War of Necessity, War of Choice by CFR President Richard N. Haass.

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July 26, 2018

Conflict Prevention
Preventive Engagement

Teaching Notes for Preventive Engagement, written by CFR Senior Fellow Paul Stares, in which he provides a comprehensive blueprint for how the United States can manage a more turbulent world.

Teaching Notes for Preventive Engagement by Paul B. Stares

June 3, 2015

Kurds
Teaching Notes: The Time of the Kurds

Teaching Notes for CFR's InfoGuide on The Time of the Kurds, a presentation on the challenges and opportunities for 30 million Kurds living in the Middle East.

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May 1, 2014

Syria
Teaching Notes: What to Do About Syria

Three experts join CFR President Richard N. Haass to outline the courses of action available to the United States and debate whether U.S. intervention in Syria would be desirable or effective in this…

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October 1, 2003

Political History and Theory
Power and Purpose

Teaching Notes on Power and Purpose: U.S. Policy Towards Russia After the Cold War by CFR Senior Fellow James M. Goldgeier and former U.S. ambassador to Russia Michael A. McFaul.

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December 10, 2012

Middle East and North Africa
The Fall and Rise of the Islamic State

Teaching Notes on The Fall and Rise of the Islamic State by CFR Adjunct Senior Fellow Noah Feldman.

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April 1, 2009

Political History and Theory
Friendly Fire

Teaching Notes on Friendly Fire: Losing Friends and Making Enemies in the Anti-American Century by CFR Senior Fellow Julia E. Sweig.

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