Department of State (DOS)

On July 27, 1789, President George Washington signed the law creating the Department of Foreign Affairs, the first Federal executive department created under the new Constitution of the United States. Renamed two months later as the Department of State, today it is responsible for international relations of the United States, equivalent to the foreign ministries of other countries. The State Department operates the diplomatic missions of the United States-- including embassies, consulates and the U.S. mission to the United Nations--  and oversees issuance of U.S. passports, visas, and travel advisories for U.S. travelers going abroad.

State is also responsible for implementing the foreign policy of the United States and U.S. diplomacy efforts and is the depositary for more than 200 multilateral treaties.

The State Department publishes many renowned publications on U.S. foreign relations, English teaching, international treaties, foreign travel and more, including the lauded Foreign Relations of the United States Series (FRUS) as well as magazines such as the highly engaging State Magazine and English Teaching Forum for those who teach English abroad.

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EST. DELIVERY DATE 07/05/14.

 

The Guide is the product of extensive efforts by experts at DOJ and SEC, and has benefited from valuable input from the Departments of Commerce and State. It endeavors to provide helpful information to...

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May 2014; State Magazine

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GPO Stock # 744-007-00314-2 ISBN:

This month's cover story takes a look at how Embassy Tokyo sustains the vibrant partnership between the U.S. and Japan. This issue also highlights an innovative art outreach program in Seoul, and features a story about American Citizen Services...

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Global Warming; Climate Change; Extreme Weather

Highlights of Climate Change Impacts in the United States: The Third National Climate Assessment (High Resolution -PDF eBook)

By: US Global Change Research Program

GPO Stock # 003-300-00013-7 ISBN: 9780160924279

This book presents the major findings and selected highlights from Climate Change Impacts in the United States, the third National Climate Assessment. The National Climate Assessment assesses the science of climate change and its impacts across...

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Highlights of Climate Change Impacts in the United States: The Third National Cl

Highlights of Climate Change Impacts in the United States: The Third National Climate Assessment (Low Resolution -PDF eBook)

By: US Global Change Research Program

GPO Stock # 003-300-00012-9 ISBN: 9780160924033

This book presents the major findings and selected highlights from Climate Change Impacts in the United States, the third National Climate Assessment. The National Climate Assessment assesses the science of climate change and its impacts across...

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State Magazine, No. 588, April 2014

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GPO Stock # 744-007-00313-4 ISBN:

This issue contains cultural differences, geographical boundaries, environmental issues, and sociopolitical affairs tht shape the Foreign Service.   This issue of State Magazine may appeal to United States Department of State employees, general...

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The Foreign Relations of the United States series presents the official documentary historical record of major foreign policy decisions and significant diplomatic activity of the United States Government.

This...

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EST. DELIVERY DATE 04/04/14.

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State Magazine, No. 587, March 2014

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GPO Stock # 744-007-00312-6 ISBN:

State Magazine is published to facilitate communication between management and employees at home and abroad and to acquaint employees with developments that may affect operations or personnel. The magazine is also available to persons...

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English Teaching Forum, V. 52, No. 1, 2014

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GPO Stock # 725-001-00116-5 ISBN:

Articles by contributors explore integrating the Internet into English language teaching, dynamic activities for song in the EFL classroom, digital stories, and back translating. - 

English Teaching Forum is published quarterly by the US...

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This volume is part of a Foreign Relations of the United States (FRUS) subseries that documents the most important issues in the foreign policy of...

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