Political Leadership in Foreign Policy: Manipulating Support across Borders

Political Leadership in Foreign Policy: Manipulating Support across Borders

by A. Grove

Paperback(1st ed. 2007)

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Challenging the standard views that individual leaders either have all the power or little room to move in the making of foreign policy, this book demonstrates various ways that leaders succeed by manipulating elements of their domestic and international environments.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781349531318
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan US
Publication date: 10/13/2015
Edition description: 1st ed. 2007
Pages: 229
Product dimensions: 5.98(w) x 9.02(h) x (d)

About the Author

Andrea K. Grove is Associate Professor of Political Science at California State University-Channel Islands. Dr. Grove's research interests include foreign policy and conflict resolution, and she conducts field work in Northern Ireland and South Africa. Her work has been published in several professional journals, including International Studies Quarterly, Foreign Policy Analysis, International Studies Review, Political Psychology, Nationalism and Ethnic Politics, and International Politics.

Table of Contents

List of Tables     vii
Acknowledgments     ix
Leadership in Foreign Policy     1
Forcing Peace: John Hume's "Long Struggle" in Northern Ireland, 1982-1998     13
From the Outside In: George H.W. Bush and the Persian Gulf War, August 1990-January 1991     41
Resisting Change: Mugabe against the People's Struggle in Zimbabwe, 1998-2005     69
The South African "Miracle": Mandela's Struggle in a Globalized Transition, 1985-1994     101
Pakistan's Musharraf: The War on Terror and Fueling the Jihad, 2001-2005     137
Concluding Observations     177
Notes     185
Bibliography     209
Index     221

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