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The Resource The faces of power : constancy and change in United States foreign policy from Truman to Clinton, Seyom Brown

The faces of power : constancy and change in United States foreign policy from Truman to Clinton, Seyom Brown

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The faces of power : constancy and change in United States foreign policy from Truman to Clinton
Title
The faces of power
Title remainder
constancy and change in United States foreign policy from Truman to Clinton
Statement of responsibility
Seyom Brown
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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Brown, Seyom
Dewey number
327.73
Index
index present
LC call number
E840
LC item number
.B768 1994
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
Label
The faces of power : constancy and change in United States foreign policy from Truman to Clinton, Seyom Brown
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [613]-644) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • pt. I. Purpose and Power: An Overview. 1. Constancy and Change Since World War II. 2. The Changing Essence of Power -- pt. II. The Truman Administration. 3. The Shattering of Expectations. 4. The Implementation of Containment -- pt. III. The Eisenhower Era. 5. A New Look for Less Expensive Power. 6. Waging Peace: The Eisenhower Face. 7. Crises and Complications -- pt. IV. The Kennedy-Johnson Years. 8. Enhancing the Arsenal of Power. 9. The Third World as a Primary Arena of Competition. 10. Kennedy's Cuban Crises. 11. Berlin Again. 12. The Vietnam Quagmire -- pt. V. Statecraft Under Nixon and Ford. 13. Avoiding Humiliation in Indochina. 14. The Insufficiency of Military Containment. 15. The Middle East and the Reassertion of American Competence Abroad. 16. The Anachronism of Conservative Realpolitik -- pt. VI. The Carter Period. 17. The Many Faces of Jimmy Carter. 18. Idealism as the Higher Realism. 19. The Camp David Accords: Carter's Finest Hour. 20. Hostages in Iran
  • 21. Afghanistan and the Reassertion of Geopolitical Imperatives -- pt. VII. The Reagan Era: Realism Or Romanticism? 22. High Purpose and Grand Strategy. 23. The Tension Between Foreign and Domestic Imperatives. 24. Middle Eastern Complexities: The Arab-Israeli Conflict, Terrorism, and Arms for Hostages. 25. Contradictions in Latin America. 26. The Reagan-Gorbachev Symbiosis -- pt. VIII. Prudence and Power in the Bush Years. 27. Presiding Over the End of the Cold War. 28. George Bush and the Resort to Military Power. 29. The New World Order -- pt. IX. Enter Bill Clinton. 30. From Domestic Politician to Geopolitician
Control code
29359034
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xv, 658 pages
Isbn
9780231096690
Isbn Type
(pbk. : acid-free paper)
Lccn
93041945
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(WaOLN)1588826
Label
The faces of power : constancy and change in United States foreign policy from Truman to Clinton, Seyom Brown
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [613]-644) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • pt. I. Purpose and Power: An Overview. 1. Constancy and Change Since World War II. 2. The Changing Essence of Power -- pt. II. The Truman Administration. 3. The Shattering of Expectations. 4. The Implementation of Containment -- pt. III. The Eisenhower Era. 5. A New Look for Less Expensive Power. 6. Waging Peace: The Eisenhower Face. 7. Crises and Complications -- pt. IV. The Kennedy-Johnson Years. 8. Enhancing the Arsenal of Power. 9. The Third World as a Primary Arena of Competition. 10. Kennedy's Cuban Crises. 11. Berlin Again. 12. The Vietnam Quagmire -- pt. V. Statecraft Under Nixon and Ford. 13. Avoiding Humiliation in Indochina. 14. The Insufficiency of Military Containment. 15. The Middle East and the Reassertion of American Competence Abroad. 16. The Anachronism of Conservative Realpolitik -- pt. VI. The Carter Period. 17. The Many Faces of Jimmy Carter. 18. Idealism as the Higher Realism. 19. The Camp David Accords: Carter's Finest Hour. 20. Hostages in Iran
  • 21. Afghanistan and the Reassertion of Geopolitical Imperatives -- pt. VII. The Reagan Era: Realism Or Romanticism? 22. High Purpose and Grand Strategy. 23. The Tension Between Foreign and Domestic Imperatives. 24. Middle Eastern Complexities: The Arab-Israeli Conflict, Terrorism, and Arms for Hostages. 25. Contradictions in Latin America. 26. The Reagan-Gorbachev Symbiosis -- pt. VIII. Prudence and Power in the Bush Years. 27. Presiding Over the End of the Cold War. 28. George Bush and the Resort to Military Power. 29. The New World Order -- pt. IX. Enter Bill Clinton. 30. From Domestic Politician to Geopolitician
Control code
29359034
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xv, 658 pages
Isbn
9780231096690
Isbn Type
(pbk. : acid-free paper)
Lccn
93041945
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(WaOLN)1588826

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