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The Legacy of J. William Fulbright : policy, power, and ideology

The Legacy of J. William Fulbright : policy, power, and ideology

Author: Alessandro Brogi; Giles Scott-Smith; David J Snyder
Publisher: Lexington, Kentucky : University Press of Kentucky, [2019] ©2019
Series: Studies in conflict, diplomacy, and peace.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
This insightful collection of essays details the political life of one of the most prominent and gifted American statesmen of the twentieth century. From his early training in international law to his five terms in the US Senate, J. William Fulbright (1905–1995) had a profound influence on US foreign policy, and his vision for mutual understanding shaped the extraordinary exchange program bearing his name. As a  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Named Person: J William Fulbright; J William Fulbright
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alessandro Brogi; Giles Scott-Smith; David J Snyder
ISBN: 9780813177700 0813177707
OCLC Number: 1112784095
Description: vi, 291 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Part 1 Fulbright's liberal internationalism in historical perspective --
Fulbright Internationalism: a retrospective / Randall B. Woods --
The power of the one-party south in national politics: segregation in the career of J. William Fulbright / Neal Allen --
J. William Fulbright on the US Senate Foreign Relations Committee: foreign policy intellectual, public educator, restrainer of presidential power / Frederick Gagnon --
"A thorn in the flesh": Fulbright, Latin America, and the enduring Cold War / Benjamin Brady --
J. William Fulbright and the retreat of American power: Anglo-Australian views of Fulbright and US Neo-Isolationism / David L. Prentice --
The price of imperial thinking: J. William Fulbright as critic of US empire / Justin Hart --
Part 2 The Fulbright exchange in historical perspective --
The meaning of educational exchange: the nationalism exceptionalism of Fulbright's liberal internationalism / Sam Lebovic --
The making of the Fulbright Program, 1946-1961: architecture, philosophy and narrative / Lonnie R. Johnson --
Fulbright women in the global intellectual elite / Molly Bettie --
Tactful visitor, scientific observer, or 100 percent patriot?: ambassadorship in the Australia-US Fulbright Program / Alice Garner and Diane Kirkby --
The limits of liberal internationalism: the Fulbright Program in Africa / Hannah Higgin --
Nice to meet you, President Tito ... : Senator Fulbright and the Yugoslav lesson for Vietnam / Carla Konta --
The Fulbright Program in China / Guangqiu Xu.
Series Title: Studies in conflict, diplomacy, and peace.
Responsibility: edited by Alessandro Brogi, Giles Scott-Smith, and David J. Snyder.


This multidimensional volume covers Fulbright's development as a national and global voice on foreign relations, as he wrestled with the political controversies of the US South during the civil  Read more...


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