Write approximately 500-1000 words in response to the prompt below. Be sure to bring in concepts that we’ve discussed in class. Click the link above to upload your response to Blackboard before class begins on Monday (02/03).
You live in a small, prosperous kingdom, where you have just been named foreign minister. The king would like advice about how to interact with some neighboring kingdoms. Discuss your general foreign policy philosophy. What are the most important factors to which he should pay attention? Suppose a gold mine is discovered, overlapping the border between your kingdom and one of the neighboring kingdoms. How would you advise the king deal with it?