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  1. The US Military Profession into the 21st Century

    War, Peace and Politics

    By Sam Sarkesian, Robert Connor

    Series: Cass Military Studies

    This brand new edition of The US Military Profession into the Twenty-First Century re-examines the challenges faced by the military profession in the aftermath of the international terrorist attack on the United States on September 11, 2001. While many of the issues facing the military profession...

    Published March 9th 2006 by Routledge

  2. The United States Contested

    American Unilateralism and European Discontent

    Edited by Sergio Fabbrini

    Why and how is America contested by Europe? This new book answers this question and contributes to a better understanding of contemporary transatlantic tensions. Adopting different theoretical perspectives, the leading contributors to this volume assess the European discontent with...

    Published March 2nd 2006 by Routledge

  3. The Bush Doctrine and the War on Terrorism

    Global Responses, Global Consequences

    Edited by Mary Buckley, Robert Singh

    The presidency of George W. Bush has been widely regarded as having occasioned one of the most dramatic shifts in the history of American foreign policy. The US interventions in Afghanistan and Iraq, the declaration of a ‘war on terrorism’ and the enunciation of a ‘Bush Doctrine’ of unrivalled...

    Published February 16th 2006 by Routledge

  4. A Brief Introduction to US Politics

    By Robert J. Mckeever

    A Brief Introduction to American Politicsprovides a coherent and succinct account of how contemporary American politics blends enduring principles with the realities and demands of the present day. Beginning with a brief overview of American society today, the book introduces the constitutional...

    Published January 20th 2006 by Routledge

  5. 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 24th 2005 by Routledge

  6. 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 27th 2005 by Routledge

  7. 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 20th 2005 by Routledge

  8. 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 8th 2005 by Routledge

  9. 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 8th 2005 by Routledge

  10. 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 25th 2005 by Routledge