American foreign policy studies in intellectual history /

This book offers a nuanced and multifaceted collection of essays covering a wide range of concerns, concepts, presidential doctrines, and rationalities of government thought to have marked America's engagement with the world during this period. The collection is organised chronologically and lo...

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Other Authors / Creators:Dunkerley, James, editor.
Drolet, Jean-François., editor.
Format: Electronic eBook
Language:English
Imprint: Manchester : Manchester University Press, [2017]
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Online Access:Available in ProQuest Ebook Central - Academic Complete.
Table of Contents:
  • Introduction: Thinking about America in the world over the longer run / James Dunkerley
  • 1. The strange career of nation-building as a concept in US foreign policy / Jeremi Suri
  • 2. Race, utopia, perpetual peace: Andrew Carnegie's dreamworld / Duncan Bell
  • 3. Carl Schmitt and the American century / Jean-François Drolet
  • 4. Realist exceptionalism: philosophy, politics, and foreign policy in America's 'second modernity' / Vibeke Schou Tjalve and Michael C. Williams
  • 5. The social and political construction of the Cold War / Tracy B. Strong
  • 6. Chaotic epic: Samuel Huntington's The Clash of Civilizations and the Remaking of World Order revisited / James Dunkerley
  • 7. Paul Wolfowitz and the promise of American power, 1969-2001 / David Milne.