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The Resource Alliance curse : how America lost the Third World, Hilton L. Root

Alliance curse : how America lost the Third World, Hilton L. Root

Label
Alliance curse : how America lost the Third World
Title
Alliance curse
Title remainder
how America lost the Third World
Statement of responsibility
Hilton L. Root
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Proposes an analytical foundation for national security that challenges long-held assumptions or outdated suppositions about foreign affairs. Presents case studies of American foreign policy toward developing countries, efforts at state building, and nations growing in importance. Concludes with recommendations designed to close the gap between security and economic development"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
CCO
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Root, Hilton L
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Democratization
  • National security
  • Nation-building
  • Developing countries
  • United States
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • Democratization
  • Diplomatic relations
  • Nation-building
  • National security
  • Developing countries
  • United States
Label
Alliance curse : how America lost the Third World, Hilton L. Root
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Economic logic of the alliance curse -- Democratic paradoxes : institutional constraints on U.S. democracy promotion -- The dangers of triumphalism -- Incompatible missions and unsuitable organizations -- Social bifurcation and ultimatum bargaining : the vision gap in U.S. reconstruction efforts -- The United States and China : the power of illusion -- The United States as master builder in the Philippines -- Illegitimate offspring : South Vietnam -- Mirage of stability : the United States and the Shah of Iran -- America's moral dilemma in South Asia -- Walking with the devil : the commitment trap in U.S. foreign policy -- Redeeming democracy through the market : do open markets produce open politics? -- Linking U.S. security to Third World development -- Reframing the purpose of U.S. globalism : strategies, institutions, and beliefs
Control code
ocn567901453
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 286 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780815701514
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
9786612131387
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 213138
  • 22573/ctsfh1r2
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)567901453
Label
Alliance curse : how America lost the Third World, Hilton L. Root
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Economic logic of the alliance curse -- Democratic paradoxes : institutional constraints on U.S. democracy promotion -- The dangers of triumphalism -- Incompatible missions and unsuitable organizations -- Social bifurcation and ultimatum bargaining : the vision gap in U.S. reconstruction efforts -- The United States and China : the power of illusion -- The United States as master builder in the Philippines -- Illegitimate offspring : South Vietnam -- Mirage of stability : the United States and the Shah of Iran -- America's moral dilemma in South Asia -- Walking with the devil : the commitment trap in U.S. foreign policy -- Redeeming democracy through the market : do open markets produce open politics? -- Linking U.S. security to Third World development -- Reframing the purpose of U.S. globalism : strategies, institutions, and beliefs
Control code
ocn567901453
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 286 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780815701514
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
9786612131387
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 213138
  • 22573/ctsfh1r2
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)567901453

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