Richard C. Thornton

Richard C. Thornton
Title:
Professor
Office:
321
Address:
Academic Building, Post Hall
2100 Foxhall Road NW
Washington, District Of Columbia 20007
Phone:
202-242-6670
Email:
[email protected]

Areas of Expertise

  • Asia
  • 20th-century United States
  • Cold War

Richard Thornton writes on recent political developments in China and Russia, U.S. foreign relations, and Sino-Soviet Relations. He has just completed the fourth and final volume of the Reagan Revolution series, From Victory to the New World Order.

Complete C.V. (PDF)

Education

Ph.D., University of Washington, 1966

Classes Taught

HIST 3047: Writing Cold War History

HIST 3332: History of American Foreign Policy from World War II to Vietnam

HIST 3333: History of American Foreign Policy from Vietnam to Reagan

HIST 3614: Writing Modern Chinese History

HIST 3615: History of Chinese Communism