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Beyond the Cold War : Lyndon Johnson and the New Global Challenges of the 1960s

By: Gavin, Francis J.
Contributor(s): Lawrence, Mark Atwood.
Material type: TextTextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Reinterpreting History: How Historical Assessments Change over Time: Publisher: Cary : Oxford University Press, USA, 2013Description: 1 online resource (314 p.).ISBN: 9780199790777.Subject(s): Economic assistance, American | Johnson, Lyndon B. -- (Lyndon Baines), -- 1908-1973 -- Political and social views | United States -- Foreign economic relations | United States -- Foreign relations -- 1963-1969 | World health -- Government policy -- United States | World politics -- 1955-1965 | World politics -- 1965-1975Genre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Beyond the Cold War : Lyndon Johnson and the New Global Challenges of the 1960sDDC classification: 327.73009/046 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
""Cover""; ""BEYOND THE COLD WAR""; ""Copyright""; ""CONTENTS""; ""Acknowledgments""; ""Contributors""; ""Introduction ""; ""PART I Thinking Beyond East and West ""; ""1. Lyndon Johnson and the Challenges of Economic Globalization ""
""2. Towards a New Deal for the World? Lyndon Johnson�s Aspirations to Renew the Twentieth Century�s Pax Americana """"3. Moving Beyond the Cold War: The Johnson Administration, Bridge-Building, and Détente ""; ""PART II Internationalizing the Great Society ""
""4. One Global War on Poverty: The Johnson Administration Fights Poverty at Home and Abroad, 1964�1968 """"5. LBJ�s Third War: The War on Hunger ""; ""6. LBJ and World Population: Planning the Greater Society One Family at a Time ""
""7. Globalizing the Great Society: Lyndon Johnson and the Pursuit of Smallpox Eradication """"PART III Adapting to a World of Scarcity ""; ""8. “Thinking Globally�: American Foreign Aid, Paul Ehrlich, and the Emergence of Environmentalism in the 1960s ""
""9. “More a Gun at Our Heads than Theirs�: The 1967 Arab Oil Embargo, Third World Raw Material Sovereignty, and American Diplomacy """"PART IV Shifting Moralities ""; ""10. The Rise of Human Rights during the Johnson Years ""
""11. Globalized Faith, Radicalized Religion, and the Domestic Sources of US Foreign Policy ""
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""Cover""; ""BEYOND THE COLD WAR""; ""Copyright""; ""CONTENTS""; ""Acknowledgments""; ""Contributors""; ""Introduction ""; ""PART I Thinking Beyond East and West ""; ""1. Lyndon Johnson and the Challenges of Economic Globalization ""

""2. Towards a New Deal for the World? Lyndon Johnson�s Aspirations to Renew the Twentieth Century�s Pax Americana """"3. Moving Beyond the Cold War: The Johnson Administration, Bridge-Building, and Détente ""; ""PART II Internationalizing the Great Society ""

""4. One Global War on Poverty: The Johnson Administration Fights Poverty at Home and Abroad, 1964�1968 """"5. LBJ�s Third War: The War on Hunger ""; ""6. LBJ and World Population: Planning the Greater Society One Family at a Time ""

""7. Globalizing the Great Society: Lyndon Johnson and the Pursuit of Smallpox Eradication """"PART III Adapting to a World of Scarcity ""; ""8. “Thinking Globally�: American Foreign Aid, Paul Ehrlich, and the Emergence of Environmentalism in the 1960s ""

""9. “More a Gun at Our Heads than Theirs�: The 1967 Arab Oil Embargo, Third World Raw Material Sovereignty, and American Diplomacy """"PART IV Shifting Moralities ""; ""10. The Rise of Human Rights during the Johnson Years ""

""11. Globalized Faith, Radicalized Religion, and the Domestic Sources of US Foreign Policy ""

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Francis J. Gavin is the Frank Stanton Chair in Nuclear Security Policy Studies in the Security Studies Program at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He is the author of Gold, Dollars, and Power: The Politics of International Monetary Relations, 1958-1971 and Nuclear Statecraft: History and Strategy in America's Atomic Age.Mark Atwood Lawrence is Associate Professor of History at the University of Texas at Austin. He is author of Assuming the Burden: Europe and the American Commitment to War in Vietnam and The Vietnam War: A Concise International History.

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