U.S. presidents who have had a substantial impact on
U.S. Foreign Policy toward the Middle East
You will choose three U.S. presidents who have had a substantial impact on
U.S. Foreign Policy toward the Middle East and provide a concise but thorough analysis
explaining the impact of each president’s policy in the region or at home.
***Caution—You may not write on the Barbary presidents, since we have already covered this
Length: 5-7 double spaced pages not including additional pages for title and references.
You may write more pages if necessary.
Citations: At least 7 sources must be used and may include the course text, Bible, and
Answer the following prompts below in a single document in any order you chose. (Do
not spend time telling me which president this was (1st, 16th, 22nd, etc.)
What policies, presidential initiatives, or actions did your president create or support
in the Middle East region? Why and how were these important to USFP and
What were some of the longer-term consequences of his policy recommendations or
actions for America or states of the region?
Are his policy decisions still relevant to USFP today, and if so, please explain?