American Foreign Policy and National Security A Documentary Record

ISBN-10: 0130400270

ISBN-13: 9780130400277

Edition: 2005

Authors: Paul R. Viotti

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This annotated and edited anthology brings together the documents most closely related to the making of American foreign and national security policy. It focuses on the Constitutional context; the organizational context; strategy, doctrine, and policy; arms control and disarmament; and multilateralism in terms of security, economy, and identity. The U.S. Constitution, Foreign Policy and National Security. Legislative-Executive Authority. The Constitutional Allocation of War Powers. Foreign Policy and National Security in the Executive Branch. Before World War II. World War II. The Cold War. Nuclear Weapons, Deterrence and Foreign Policy. Controlling Armaments. Spatial Limits: Geographic or Locational Approaches to Arms Control. Functional Approaches to Conflict and Arms Control. Global Organizations. Collective Security and Collective Defense. The Environment and the Economy. Human Rights. For anyone interested in American Foreign Policy, Defense Policy, Foreign Policy Making.
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List price: $91.00
Copyright year: 2005
Publisher: Prentice Hall PTR
Publication date: 5/27/2004
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 408
Size: 7.00" wide x 9.00" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.320
Language: English

Chronological List of Documents
Introduction: The Use of Documents in American Foreign Policy and National Security
Constituting the American Republic
The Earliest Documents
Constructing a Constitutional Republic
A Constitutional Republic Constructed
Justifying the Construction of a Constitutional Republic
Constitutional Interpretations on the Conduct of American Foreign Policy
The Federal Role in Foreign Policy
Separation of Powers and Treaties
Executive-Legislative War Powers
Civil Liberties in Wartime
Statements on Foreign and National Security Policy
Pre-World War II: Foreign Policy and National Security Statements
World War II and Its Settlement: Foreign and National Security Policy Statements
The Onset of the Cold War: Foreign and National Security Policy Statements
The Cold War: Foreign and National Security Policy Statements
After the Cold War: Foreign and National Security Policy Statements
Arms Control
Controlling Armaments
Arms Control Through Geographic or Spatial Measures
Arms Control Through Functional Measures
American foreign policy and national security: the u.s. government and international organizations
State, Defense, Homeland Security, and the National Security Council
International Organizations
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