The Foreign Service Journal, November 2015

Cover 1
Contents 5
Cover Story 23
Getting into the Game: America’s Arctic Policy 23
Focus on Books by Foreign Service Authors 31
In Their Own Write 31
A Bibliography of USAID Authors 40
Of Related Interest 50
FS Heritage 61
Taking Stock of Secretary of State Charles Evans Hughes 61
FS Know-How 65
Raising Foreign Service Kids 65
AFSA News 69
AFSA President Urges Focus on “New Threat Set” 69
State VP Voice: AFSA Post Reps 70
FCS VP Voice: At Last! Temporary Duty Housing 71
Retiree VP Voice: Entitlements vs. the Economy 72
New Partnership Engages Next Generation 73
Ambassador Young on the Call to Serve 74
CFC: Two Ways to Support AFSA 75
2016-2017 Scholarship Applications 76
Second Annual AFSA Book Market 77
New AFSA Staff Member at USAID 77
Call for Nominations: Exemplary Performance 78
Nominations for Sinclaire Language Awards 78
AFSA on the Hill: Fighting for FS Families 79
AFSA Governing Board Meeting 79
Speakers Bureau Critical for Outreach 80
AFSA Welcomes Fall Interns 80
Columns 7
President’s Views: Opening the Conversation 7
Letter from the Editor: Bring On the Books! 8
Speaking Out: The Trouble with the Lawyers List 20
Reflections: The Secretary Visits the Arctic 93
Departments 10
Letters 10
Talking Points 13
In Memory 81
Local Lens 94
Marketplace 86
Classifieds 86
Real Estate 89
Index to Advertisers 92