American Foreign Policy : Past, Present, Future / Edition 4

American Foreign Policy : Past, Present, Future / Edition 4

by Glenn P. Hastedt
     
 

This is a new edition of a textbook on the history, institutions, and domestic and international politics of American foreign policy; it focuses primarily on the Cold War period and beyond. Hastedt (James Madison U.) promotes his own views rather than simply reviewing the literature and focuses on policy tools over foreign problems. Finally he sketches pictures of… See more details below

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This is a new edition of a textbook on the history, institutions, and domestic and international politics of American foreign policy; it focuses primarily on the Cold War period and beyond. Hastedt (James Madison U.) promotes his own views rather than simply reviewing the literature and focuses on policy tools over foreign problems. Finally he sketches pictures of alternative futures advocated by political thinkers. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780130835796
Publisher:
Pearson Education
Publication date:
06/30/1999
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
429
Product dimensions:
6.04(w) x 8.93(h) x 0.81(d)

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Table of Contents

Preface
Pt. IThe Global Context of American Foreign Policy
Ch. 1The Global Setting of American Foreign Policy1
Ch. 2The Emerging Foreign Policy Agenda16
Pt. IIThe Historical Context of American Foreign Policy
Ch. 3The American National Style30
Ch. 4Post-Vietnam U.S. Foreign Policy49
Ch. 5Learning from the Past86
Pt. IIIThe Foreign Affairs Government
Ch. 6The Domestic Context of American Foreign Policy125
Ch. 7The Constitution and Foreign Affairs160
Ch. 8The Presidency184
Ch. 9Congress and Foreign Policy201
Ch. 10The Foreign Affairs Bureaucracy218
Pt. IVForeign Policy Making
Ch. 11Models of Policy Making: Overview244
Ch. 12Decision Making: Case Studies259
Pt. VPolicy Tools
Ch. 13Diplomacy289
Ch. 14Covert Action311
Ch. 15The Economic Instruments335
Ch. 16Military Power355
Ch. 17Arms Control and Missile Defense387
Pt. VIConclusion
Ch. 18Alternative Futures409
Index424

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