ISBN-10:
0847699226
ISBN-13:
9780847699223
Pub. Date:
08/28/2000
Publisher:
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
Making the Money Sing: Private Wealth and Public Power in the Search for Peace / Edition 160

Making the Money Sing: Private Wealth and Public Power in the Search for Peace / Edition 160

by John Tirman

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ISBN-13: 9780847699223
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
Publication date: 08/28/2000
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 192
Product dimensions: 6.20(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.76(d)

About the Author

John Tirman is program director for Global Security and Operation at the Social Sciences Research Council.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Private Wealth and Public Aspirations Chapter 2 The Early Peace Donors Chapter 3 Fueling the Momentum Chapter 4 How We Ended the Cold War Chapter 5 Did Philanthropy Make a Difference? Chapter 6 Leaving the Cold War Behind Chapter 7 The Big Crack-Up Chapter 8 The Civil Society Revolution Chapter 9 Building the House of Peace Chapter 10 Making the Money Sing

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Adam Hochschild

Very few historians have paid attention to how American foundations and private donors have helped shape U.S. foreign policy and public opinion on international issues. But they will have to do so after reading John Tirman's book. Tirman's examination of the role philanthropy played in the arms control and intervention debates of the 1980s and 90s is subtle and fascinating—all the more because he was an insider in the process himself. And he has added some new, previously unsung visionaries to the cast of characters who deserve credit for helping to end the madness of the Cold War.

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