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  1. Neoconservatism and American Foreign Policy

    A Critical Analysis

    By Danny Cooper

    Series: Routledge Studies in US Foreign Policy

    At the time of America’s 2003 invasion of Iraq, the term "neoconservative" was enjoying wide currency. To this day, it remains a term that engenders much debate and visceral reaction. The purpose of this book is to critically engage with a set of ideas and beliefs that define the neoconservative...

    Published April 15th 2012 by Routledge

  2. US Policy Towards Cuba

    Since the Cold War

    By Jessica Gibbs

    Series: Routledge Studies in US Foreign Policy

    US Policy Towards Cuba is a comprehensive examination of U.S. policy towards Cuba after the Cold War, from 1989-2008. It discusses the competition between Congress and the executive for control of policy, and the domestic interests which shaped policymaking and led to the passage of two major...

    Published March 28th 2012 by Routledge

  3. The US Public and American Foreign Policy

    Edited by Andrew Johnstone, Helen Laville

    Series: Routledge Studies in US Foreign Policy

    Though often overlooked, public opinion has always played a significant role in the development and promotion of US foreign policy and this work seeks to comprehensively assess the impact and nature of that opinion through a collection of historical and contemporary essays. The volume evaluates the...

    Published February 26th 2012 by Routledge

  4. American Foreign Policy and Postwar Reconstruction

    Comparing Japan and Iraq

    By Jeff Bridoux

    Series: Routledge Studies in US Foreign Policy

    On the eve of the invasion of Iraq, President G.W. Bush argued that if setting up democracy in Japan and Germany after WW II was successful, then it should also be successful in Iraq. This book provides a detailed comparison of the reconstruction of Japan from 1945 to 1952 with the current...

    Published February 26th 2012 by Routledge

  5. The American Culture of War

    A History of US Military Force from World War II to Operation Enduring Freedom, 2nd Edition

    By Adrian R. Lewis

    The American Culture of War presents a sweeping, critical examination of every major American war of the late 20th century: World War II, Korea, Vietnam, the First and Second Persian Gulf Wars, through to Operation Enduring Freedom. Lewis deftly traces the evolution of US military strategy,...

    Published February 13th 2012 by Routledge

  6. The US Military

    A Basic Introduction

    By Judith Hicks Stiehm

    Series: Cass Military Studies

    This book provides a basic guide to the US military and will raise questions for further discussion by students and other curious readers. The US Military provides an accessible starting-point for those with a limited knowledge of this institution. Covering a wide range of subject matter, and...

    Published January 8th 2012 by Routledge

  7. Strategy in the American War of Independence

    A Global Approach

    Edited by Donald Stoker, Kenneth J. Hagan, Michael T. McMaster

    Series: Cass Military Studies

    This book examines the strategies pursued by the Colonies and the other combatants in the American War for Independence, placing the conflict in its proper global context. Many do not realize the extent to which the 1775 colonial rebellion against British rule escalated into a global conflict....

    Published October 5th 2011 by Routledge

  8. US Foreign Policy in Context

    National Ideology from the Founders to the Bush Doctrine

    By Adam Quinn

    Series: Routledge Studies in US Foreign Policy

    This work blends strategic analysis of contemporary US foreign policy with long-term historical discussion, producing an important argument relevant to the debates surrounding both the merits of contemporary US foreign policy and the long-term trends at work in American political culture. Rather...

    Published September 15th 2011 by Routledge

  9. Atrocity and American Military Justice in Southeast Asia

    Trial by Army

    By Louise Barnett

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Modern History of Asia

    This book is an examination of American army legal proceedings that resulted from a series of moments when soldiers in a war zone crossed a line between performing their legitimate functions and committing crimes against civilians, or atrocities. Using individual judicial proceedings held within...

    Published April 19th 2011 by Routledge

  10. Chemical Warfare during the Vietnam War

    Riot Control Agents in Combat

    By D. Hank Ellison

    Chemical Warfare during the Vietnam War documents the use of antipersonnel chemical weapons throughout the Vietnam War, and explores their effectiveness under the wide variety of circumstances in which they were employed. The short, readable account follows the US program as it progressed from a...

    Published February 1st 2011 by Routledge