America as a World Power: Foreign Policy in a Constitutional Framework / Edition 2

America as a World Power: Foreign Policy in a Constitutional Framework / Edition 2

by Loch K. Johnson
     
 

A lively basic text for courses in American Foreign Policy,this text introduces the fundamentals of foreign policy and then examines the real-world conduct of foreign policy. Throughout the text,Johnson emphasizes the shaping of foreign policy through the negotiated sharing of power across the institutions of government while measuring the influence of the human… See more details below

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A lively basic text for courses in American Foreign Policy,this text introduces the fundamentals of foreign policy and then examines the real-world conduct of foreign policy. Throughout the text,Johnson emphasizes the shaping of foreign policy through the negotiated sharing of power across the institutions of government while measuring the influence of the human factor on foreign policy decisions. This edition is generously illustrated with photographs,figures,tables,and boxes,and maintains its uniquely student-oriented presentation.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780070327160
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Higher Education
Publication date:
09/01/1994
Edition description:
2nd ed
Pages:
480

Table of Contents

PART 1: AN INTRODUCTION TO AMERICAN FOREIGN POLICY
CHAPTER 1: The Ends and Means of American Foreign Policy
CHAPTER 2: Key Dimensions of the Foreign Policy Analysis
PART II: THE CONSTRAINTS AND OPPORTUNITIES OF HISTORY
CHAPTER 3: The Past as Prologue: A Heritage of Ambivalence
CHAPTER 4: The Cold War: Battling Communist
CHAPTER 5: The Contemporary Setting: A New World Order?
PART III: THE POLICY MATRIX
CHAPTER 6: Remembering the Constitution
CHAPTER 7 : Institutional Dynamic
CHAPTER 8: The Human Factor
PART IV: THE INSTRUMENTS OF AMERICAN FOREIGN POLICY
CHAPTER 9: Intelligence: The Foundations of Foreign Policy
CHAPTER 10: The War Power: The Use of Overt Force
CHAPTER 11: American's Secret Power: The Hidden Hand of the CI
CHAPTER 12: Diplomacy: The Art of Peaceful Negotiation
CHAPTER 13: Economic Statecraft: The Instruments of Trade and Aid
CHAPTER 14: Morality and Foreign Policy: On Being Good in a Bad World
PART V: A NORMATIVE EPILOGUE
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