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American foreign policy since World War II

Author: Steven W Hook; John W Spanier
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : CQ Press, ©2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 16th edView all editions and formats
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Presents an examination of the conduct of American foreign policy in the second half of the twentieth century, looking at Cold War developments, the post-Cold War period, the war on terrorism, and the problems facing the U.S. in the early 2000s.
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Steven W Hook; John W Spanier
ISBN: 1568028180 9781568028187
OCLC Number: 52214714
Description: xvi, 430 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
Contents: The American approach to foreign policy --
From World War to Cold War --
Containment : from theory to practice --
Developing countries in the crossfire --
Vietnam and the cost of containment --
The era of superpower détente --
Jimmy Carter and world-order politics --
The revival of superpower confrontations --
The end of the Cold War --
America's "unipolar moment" --
Old tensions in a new order --
The shifting European landscape --
America under fire --
A world of trouble.
Responsibility: Steven W. Hook, John Spanier.
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