Professor Henrikson Explores "The Northern Mind in American Diplomacy"
Date: December 1, 2010
Volume 34, Issue 1. Winter Twenty years ago, Professor Alan K. Henrikson, Director of Diplomatic Studies at The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, published an article in The Fletcher Forum examining the impact of the "Southern Mind" on Secretary of State's Dean Rusk's foreign policy. In this follow-up, Henrikson turns his attention to another American statesman, George Kennan, and a competing "Northern" influence on U.S. foreign relations.