Nixon, Kissinger, and U.S. Foreign Policy Making: The Machinery of Crisis

Nixon, Kissinger, and U.S. Foreign Policy Making: The Machinery of Crisis

by Asaf Siniver
     
 

ISBN-10: 0521269520

ISBN-13: 9780521269520

Pub. Date: 03/31/2011

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Nixon, Kissinger, and U.S. Foreign Policy Making examines for the first time the important role of crisis management in the making of U.S. foreign policy during the Nixon-Kissinger years. The book offers a critical account of the manner in which the president and his national security advisor - notorious for their tight grip on the machinery of U.S. foreign policy -…  See more details below

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Nixon, Kissinger, and U.S. Foreign Policy Making examines for the first time the important role of crisis management in the making of U.S. foreign policy during the Nixon-Kissinger years. The book offers a critical account of the manner in which the president and his national security advisor - notorious for their tight grip on the machinery of U.S. foreign policy - dominated the structures and processes of foreign policy making.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521269520
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
03/31/2011
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
278
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

List of Figures

Dramatis Personae

Introduction 1

1 Structures, Processes, and Personalities in U.S. Foreign Policy 12

2 The Making of U.S. Foreign Policy During the Nixon-Kissinger Years 40

3 The Incursion into Cambodia, Spring 1970 71

4 The Jordanian Crisis, September 1970 115

5 The India-Pakistan War, December 1971 148

6 The Yom Kippur War, October 1973 185

Conclusion 224

Bibliography 233

Index 249

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