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Strategies of containment : a critical appraisal of American national security policy during the Cold War

Author: John Lewis Gaddis
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Rev. and expanded edView all editions and formats
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When Strategies of Containment was first published, the Soviet Union was still a superpower, Ronald Reagan was president of the United States, and the Berlin Wall was still standing. This updated edition of Gaddis' classic carries the history of containment through the end of the Cold War. Beginning with Franklin D. Roosevelt's postwar plans, Gaddis provides a thorough critical analysis of George F. Kennan's  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: John Lewis Gaddis
ISBN: 0195174488 9780195174489 019517447X 9780195174472 9781441133038 1441133038
OCLC Number: 57429353
Description: xvi, 484 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Containment before Kennan --
George F. Kennan and the strategy of containment --
Implementing containment --
NSC-68 and the Korean War --
Eisenhower, Dulles and the new look --
Implementing the new look --
Kennedy, Johnson, and flexible response --
Implementing flexible response: Vietnam as a test case --
Nixon, Kissinger, and détente --
Implementing détente --
Reagan, Gorbachev, and the completion of containment.
Responsibility: John Lewis Gaddis.
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A synthesis of American security policy, assigned in courses. This edition includes material, discussing the international affairs and American policy, since the Carter administration. It analyzes  Read more...

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