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The politics of American foreign aid

Author: Michael Kent O'Leary
Publisher: London : Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group, 2017.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Every year the Administration and the Congress battle stubbornly and often bitterly over appropriations for foreign aid. Clearly much more is at stake than a difference of opinion over a small fraction of the annual budget: the tug-of-war stems from clashes of basic political philosophies, divergent approaches to one of the most important elements of our foreign policy, and inherent conflicts among various domestic  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Kent O'Leary
ISBN: 9781315133928 131513392X 9781351477123 1351477129
OCLC Number: 1005226226
Description: 1 online resource : illustrations
Contents: Chapter 1 Background to Foreign Aid --
chapter 2 Foreign Aid and American Political Culture --
chapter 3 The Political Distribution of Opinion --
chapter 4 Congress and Foreign Aid --
chapter 5 The Executive as Organizer of Attitudes --
chapter 6 Foreign Aid and the Political System.
Responsibility: Michael Kent O'Leary.

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Every year the Administration and the Congress battle over appropriations for foreign aid. This book reveals various factors that go into the making of American foreign aid policy. It presents a  Read more...

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