National Security, Defense Policy, and Methods

Johns Hopkins students:

For National Security

For Defense Policy I

For Defense Policy II (not to be relocated to the new JHU system)

For Methods


Johns Hopkins and George Washington students:

Shaping U.S. Military Forces: Revolution or Relevance after the Cold War:

I can no longer distribute the material developed for the Defense Policy courses at JHU or the Roles and Missions course at GWU. The manuscript, however, is now available through outlets like Barnes & Noble and Amazon.


Contact Information

Professor: D. Robert Worley, Ph.D.

Web Pages:


Office Hours: by appointment, or before class at Starbucks at 18th, N, and Connecticut.


Reception: 202-452-1280.

JHU Weather Emergencies: 800-548-9004.

JHU Advanced Academic Programs:

JHU Ethics Statement

The strength of the university depends on academic and personal integrity. In this course, you must be honest and truthful. Ethical violations include cheating on exams, plagiarism, reuse of assignments, improper use of the Internet and electronic devices, unauthorized collaboration, alteration of graded assignments, forgery and falsification, lying, facilitating academic dishonesty, and unfair competition. Report any violations you witness to the instructor.”

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