Richard C. Thornton

Richard C. Thornton

Professor of History and International Affairs
Academic 321
Address: 2100 Foxhall Rd
Phone: 202-242-6670
[email protected]

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.)


Ph.D., University of Washington, 1966.

Classes Taught

Hist 3047: Writing Cold War History
Hist 3614: Writing Modern Chinese 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 3615: History of Chinese Communism