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The Resource Reluctant crusaders : power, culture, and change in American grand strategy, Colin Dueck

Reluctant crusaders : power, culture, and change in American grand strategy, Colin Dueck

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Reluctant crusaders : power, culture, and change in American grand strategy
Title
Reluctant crusaders
Title remainder
power, culture, and change in American grand strategy
Statement of responsibility
Colin Dueck
Title variation
Power, culture, and change in American grand strategy
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In Reluctant Crusaders, Colin Dueck examines patterns of change and continuity in American foreign policy strategy by looking at four major turning points: the periods following World War I, World War II, the Cold War, and the 9/11 terrorist attacks. He shows how American cultural assumptions regarding liberal foreign policy goals, together with international pressures, have acted to push and pull U.S. policy in competing directions over time. The result is a book that combines an appreciation for the role of both power and culture in international affairs. The centerpiece of Dueck's book is h
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1969-
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Dueck, Colin
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • United States
  • International relations
  • Internationalism
  • Relations internationales
  • Internationalisme
  • États-Unis
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • HISTORY
  • Diplomatic relations
  • International relations
  • Internationalism
  • United States
  • Buitenlandse politiek
  • Veiligheidspolitiek
  • Strategie
Label
Reluctant crusaders : power, culture, and change in American grand strategy, Colin Dueck
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Publication
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unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 173-214) and index
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online resource
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  • cr
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rdacarrier
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multicolored
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text
Content type code
  • txt
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rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgments; INTRODUCTION: Change and Continuity in American Grand Strategy; CHAPTER ONE: Power, Culture, and Grand Strategy; CHAPTER TWO: Strategic Culture and Strategic Adjustment in the United States; CHAPTER THREE: The Lost Alliance: Ideas and Alternatives in American Grand Strategy, 1918-1921; CHAPTER FOUR: Conceiving Containment: Ideas and Alternatives in American Grand Strategy, 1945-1951; CHAPTER FIVE: Hegemony on the Cheap: Ideas and Alternatives in American Grand Strategy, 1992-2000; CONCLUSION: The American Strategic Dilemma; Notes; Index
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ocn329645079
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Extent
1 online resource (224 pages)
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unknown
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online
Isbn
9781400827220
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
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22573/cttwz7d
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not applicable
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)329645079
Label
Reluctant crusaders : power, culture, and change in American grand strategy, Colin Dueck
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 173-214) 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
Acknowledgments; INTRODUCTION: Change and Continuity in American Grand Strategy; CHAPTER ONE: Power, Culture, and Grand Strategy; CHAPTER TWO: Strategic Culture and Strategic Adjustment in the United States; CHAPTER THREE: The Lost Alliance: Ideas and Alternatives in American Grand Strategy, 1918-1921; CHAPTER FOUR: Conceiving Containment: Ideas and Alternatives in American Grand Strategy, 1945-1951; CHAPTER FIVE: Hegemony on the Cheap: Ideas and Alternatives in American Grand Strategy, 1992-2000; CONCLUSION: The American Strategic Dilemma; Notes; Index
Control code
ocn329645079
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (224 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400827220
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttwz7d
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)329645079

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