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The politics of United States foreign policy / Jerel A. Rosati, James M. Scott.

Author:
Rosati, Jerel A., 1953- [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Belmont, CA : Thomson/Wadsworth, ©2007.
Εdition:
4th ed.
Description:
xxiv, 596 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 533-584) and index.
Contents:
Part 1. Introduction. The politics of U.S. foreign policy -- Part 2. Historical and global context. History of United States foreign relations -- The global context and American power -- Part 3. Government and the policymaking process. Presidential power and leadership -- The bureaucracy, presidential management, and the National Security Council -- Understanding bureaucracy: the State Department at home and abroad -- The military establishment -- The intelligence community -- Foreign economics, the NEC, and state and local governments -- Decisionmaking theory and Washington politics -- Congress and interbranch politics -- Part 4. The society and domestic politics. The public and its beliefs -- Civil liberties and political participation versus national security -- Electoral politics -- Group politics -- The media and the communications process -- Part 5. Conclusion. Summarizing the major patterns, the nature of change, and the future politics of U.S. foreign policy -- Appendix A. The U.S. Constitution abridged, as it pertains to U.S. foreign policy -- Appendix B. Recommended websites -- Index.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 0495008621 ((pbk.))
  • 9780495008620 ((pbk.))
LCCN:
2006905942
OCLC:
71212806
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