United States Foreign Policy: Politics Beyond the Waters Edge / Edition 2

United States Foreign Policy: Politics Beyond the Waters Edge / Edition 2

by Donald M. Snow, Brown Eugene
     
 

Snow (political science, University of Alabama) has added two new chapters to this fourth edition of the book, on policy in developed and developing countries. Dated case studies have been eliminated, and the chapter on the presidency has been rewritten to focus on the impact of presidential personality and decision style on the foreign policy process. There is new… See more details below

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Snow (political science, University of Alabama) has added two new chapters to this fourth edition of the book, on policy in developed and developing countries. Dated case studies have been eliminated, and the chapter on the presidency has been rewritten to focus on the impact of presidential personality and decision style on the foreign policy process. There is new discussion of the neoconservative challenge to policy, the war on terrorism, and the war in Iraq. Annotation ©2004 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780312166502
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
08/28/1999
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
415

Table of Contents

Preface. Features. About the Authors. Part I: THE SETTING. 1. The Concept and Changing Environment of Foreign Policy. 2. The Context of Foreign Policy: The Cold War. 3. Beyond the Cold War. Part II: THE GOVERNMENTAL FRAMEWORK. 4. The President. 5. The Role of Executive Agencies. 6. The Congress. 7. Coordinating the Players. Part III: OUTSIDE INFLUENCES ON THE PROCESS. 8. Outside Influences I: Interest Groups and Think Tanks. 9. Outside Influences II: The Public and the Media. Part IV: FUNCTIONAL POLICY PROBLEMS. 10. Security in a Changing World. 11. America in a Globalizing Economy. 12. Emerging Issues in an Interdependent World. Part V: THE FOREIGN POLICY EXPERIENCE. 13. Case Studies: FSX and Desert Storm. 14. Looking Toward the Future. Index.

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