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Up to date it in its seventh version, Case Histories in foreign Politics provides 20 unique case reviews to provide a ancient standpoint for larger examining global affairs. offering in-depth historic illustrations of center strategies in diplomacy, this casebook surveys significant occasions within the twentieth and twenty first centuries and highlights either enduring and rising difficulties. Case Histories in foreign Politics appears to be like past present occasions to assist readers make significant comparisons among what occurred long ago and what's occurring now.

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This e-book describes sleek difficulties and key ideas within the examine of diplomacy. With 26 case stories, it offers a story historical past to contemporary historic advancements. concentrating on the kin among the good powers, conflicts within the outer edge, and the relationships among justice and cash, chapters contemplate particular nations, areas, crises, associations, and controversies. those contain: Pearl Harbor, the Cuban Missile trouble, the army- business advanced, SALT I, the Persian Gulf warfare, the United international locations, the Nuremberg Trials, decolonization in Africa, Apartheid, sweatshops, 3rd global debt, and the overseas landmine ban. Stiles teaches at Loyola college of Chicago. Annotation c. ebook information, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

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There was no clear precedent for fighting against a worldwide terror network (see Chapter 7). Some even objected to the term “War on Terror” since it conflates a movement with a tactic. Even moving against al-Qaeda or some other specific organization still left open the question of whether efforts should be made to address the immediate causes of terrorism or focus instead on the outcomes. The various proposals can be categorized into three general categories: the “national interest” approach, the “hegemonic imperative” school, and the “multilateralist” position.

263–265 National Security Advisor Rice told us that the CSG was the “nerve center” for running the crisis, although other senior officials were involved over the course of the summer. In addition to his daily meetings with President Bush, and weekly meetings to go over other issues with Rice, Tenet was speaking regularly with Secretary of State Colin Powell and Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld. The foreign policy principals routinely talked on the telephone every day on a variety of topics.

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