American Diplomacy : Sixtieth-Anniversary Expanded Edition
By: Kennan, George F.
Contributor(s): Mearsheimer, John J.Material type: TextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Walgreen Foundation Lectures: Publisher: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2015Edition: 16th ed.Description: 1 online resource (246 p.).ISBN: 9780226431499.Subject(s): Soviet Union - Foreign relations - United StatesGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: American Diplomacy : Sixtieth-Anniversary Expanded EditionDDC classification: 327.7300904 LOC classification: E744Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
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Contents -- Introduction - John J. Mearsheimer -- Foreword, 1985 -- Foreword -- Part I: Charles R. Walgreen Foundation Lectures -- One: The War with Spain -- Two: Mr. Hippisley and the Open Door -- Three: America and the Orient -- Four: World War I -- Five: World War II -- Six: Diplomacy in the Modern World -- Part II -- The Sources of Soviet Conduct -- America and the Russian Future -- Part III: Grinnell Lectures -- One: Reflections on the Walgreen Lectures -- Two: American Diplomacy and the Military
For more than sixty years, George F. Kennan's American Diplomacy has been a standard work on American foreign policy. Drawing on his considerable diplomatic experience and expertise, Kennan offers an overview and critique of the foreign policy of an emerging great power whose claims to rightness often spill over into self-righteousness, whose ambitions conflict with power realities, whose judgmentalism precludes the interests of other states, and whose domestic politics frequently prevent prudent policies and result in overstretch. Keenly aware of the dangers of military intervention and the n
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