If you are an aspiring government leader, analyst, or military leader, then this class is for you. In this course, you will review a wide breadth of academic articles, and develop the analytical skills necessary to perform meaningful and accurate governmental analysis. Come prepared to read! The material is dense, and not for the light of heart. Yet, if you are willing to dedicate the time and energy that the material deserves, you will grow as a critical thinker and as an analyst.