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  1. The War on Terrorism and the American 'Empire' after the Cold War

    By Alejandro Colas, Richard Saull

    This new study shows how the American-led ‘war on terror’ has brought about the most significant shift in the contours of the international system since the end of the Cold War. A new ‘imperial moment’ is now discernible in US foreign policy in the wake of the neo-conservative rise to power in...

    Published November 23rd 2005 by Routledge

  2. The Rise of Anti-Americanism

    Edited by Brendon O'Connor, Martin Griffiths

    Is anti-Americanism one of the last respectable prejudices, or are accusations of anti-Americanism a way to silence reasonable criticism of the United States? Is the recent rise in anti-Americanism principally a reaction to President George W. Bush and his administration, or does it reflect a...

    Published October 26th 2005 by Routledge

  3. Imagining America at War

    Morality, Politics and Film

    By Cynthia Weber

    Ten films released between 9/11 and Gulf War II reflect raging debates about US foreign policy and what it means to be an American. Tracing the portrayal of America in the films Pearl Harbor (World War II); We Were Soldiers and The Quiet American (the Vietnam War); Behind Enemy Lines, Black Hawk...

    Published October 19th 2005 by Routledge

  4. The Politics of Empire

    War, Terror and Hegemony

    Edited by Joseph Peschek

    An incisive new account of George W. Bush’s America, which asks key questions of the world’s only superpower. What is distinctive about the Bush administration’s militarism and unilateralism? What are the political, ideological, and economic roots of the turn in U.S. foreign policy? In what ways...

    Published September 7th 2005 by Routledge

  5. The Politics of Empire

    War, Terror and Hegemony

    Edited by Joseph Peschek

    In the year after the September 11, 2001 attacks the Bush administration put together the elements of a far-reaching foreign policy doctrine based on unilateral action, pre-emptive military strikes, and prevention of the emergence of any strategic rivals to U.S. supremacy. Bush’s grand strategy was...

    Published September 7th 2005 by Routledge

  6. US Foreign Policy After the Cold War

    Global Hegemon or Reluctant Sheriff?, 2nd Edition

    By Fraser Cameron

    Since the success of the best-selling first edition, the world has remained fascinated with US foreign policy, not least because of the far-reaching consequences of the US led invasion of Iraq. This fully updated textbook follows the events of the past two and a half years including the 2004...

    Published August 24th 2005 by Routledge

  7. Owenite Socialism

    Pamphlets and Correspondence

    Edited by Dr Gregory Claeys

    This is the definitive account of an extremely influential movement in political history. Robert Owen has often been described as the ‘father of English Socialism’. Despite being a high capitalist himself, he believed that the advancement of humankind could be furthered by the improvement of every...

    Published August 17th 2005 by Routledge

  8. The Rift Between America and Old Europe

    The Distracted Eagle

    By Peter Merkl

    Series: Contemporary Security Studies

    This new book explains the recent rift between America and some of her oldest European allies, especially with Germany and France. Particular attention is devoted to the several competing interpretations of the Euro-American rift, for example, that Europeans were taken aback when American...

    Published June 29th 2005 by Routledge

  9. The United States and Latin America

    A History of American Diplomacy, 1776-2000

    By Joseph Smith

    Providing a concise, balanced and incisive analysis of US diplomatic relations with Latin America from 1776 to the end of the twentieth century, this timely work explores central themes such as the structure of international relations, and the pursuit of American national interest by the use of...

    Published February 10th 2005 by Routledge

  10. Confronting the Bush Doctrine

    Critical Views from the Asia-Pacific

    Edited by Melvin Gurtov, Peter Van Ness

    Series: Asia's Transformations

    There is no doubt that President George W. Bush and his administration have transformed US foreign policy and reshaped global international relations in a very profound way. Many American commentators continue to talk about 9/11 as the day the world changed, but increasingly analysts around the...

    Published October 27th 2004 by Routledge