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Wilsonianism Resurgent? The Clinton Administration and the Promotion of Democracy

Michael Cox

in American Democracy Promotion: Impulses, Strategies, and Impacts

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780199240975
eISBN:
9780191598999
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199240973.003.0011
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Explores the many facets of democracy promotion as a grand foreign policy strategy during the Clinton administration. It argues that far from being a Wilsonian idealist, Clinton viewed democracy ... More


America's New Strong Role in Europe, 1993–2001

Geir Lundestad

in The United States and Western Europe Since 1945: From "Empire" by Invitation to Transatlantic Drift

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
April 2004
ISBN:
9780199266685
eISBN:
9780191601057
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199266689.003.0010
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Many expected the role of the US in Europe to shrink after the end of the Cold War and with the end of the Soviet–Communist threat: Western Europe presumably did not need the US in the same way it ... More


Clinton: From Calibrated Response to Parallel Positive Steps

William M. LeoGrande and Peter Kornbluh

in Back Channel To Cuba: The Hidden History of Negotiations between Washington and Havana

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9781469626604
eISBN:
9781469626628
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469626604.003.0007
Subject:
History, Latin American History

This chapter presents the Clinton administration’s responses to contemporary Cuban issues. Like his predecessors, Clinton engaged in a range of secret talks with Cuba, although normalizing relations ... More


The Rio Conference, its Aftermath, and the First Clinton Administration

Stephen Hopgood

in American Foreign Environmental Policy and the Power of the State

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198292593
eISBN:
9780191684920
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198292593.003.0012
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter provides a brief account of the Rio Conference and its aftermath in the last months of the Bush administration. It also provides an interim assessment of foreign policy under the Clinton ... More


Clinton’s Legacy for Politics and Government

Sidney M. Milkis

in 42: Inside the Presidency of Bill Clinton

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780801454066
eISBN:
9781501706202
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801454066.003.0010
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This concluding chapter argues that Clinton’s passion for reconciliation failed. Indeed, Bill Clinton’s third-way politics was the midwife of the contemporary state of strong partisanship and weak ... More


Political and Moral Legitimacy: A Normative Theory of Health Policy Decision‐Making

Jennifer Prah Ruger

in Health and Social Justice

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2010
ISBN:
9780199559978
eISBN:
9780191721489
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199559978.003.0010
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Public and Welfare

Many countries, including the United States, lack consensus about the core ethical principles concerning health and health care, beyond a market‐based approach to resource allocation. This chapter ... More


Root Canal Politics: Economic Policy Making in the New Administration

Brendan J. Doherty

in 42: Inside the Presidency of Bill Clinton

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780801454066
eISBN:
9781501706202
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801454066.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This chapter focuses on the enactment of Clinton’s landmark economic plan in 1993. The early economic policy decisions and the battle for the 1993 budget set the stage for economic policy making for ... More


The Consensus Evolves

in Behind the Development Banks: Washington Politics, World Poverty, and the Wealth of Nations

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226033648
eISBN:
9780226033679
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226033679.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, Political Economy

This chapter investigates the political and intellectual trends in the 1990s that contributed to the erosion of the original Washington Consensus and the expansion of policy-based lending into new ... More


Bringing the Outside in: The International Dimension, 1995–98

Feargal Cochrane

in Northern Ireland: The Reluctant Peace

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300178708
eISBN:
9780300194869
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300178708.003.0007
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This chapter discusses the role of the United States government in encouraging the peace process in Northern Ireland. The evolution of the United States from passive observer of political violence in ... More


Bosnia, 1992–95 : Keeping the U.S. Military from “Owning” It

Stefano Recchia

in Reassuring the Reluctant Warriors: U.S. Civil-Military Relations and Multilateral Intervention

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801452918
eISBN:
9781501701559
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801452918.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, Security Studies

This chapter examines how the U.S. military leaders' reluctance to intervene in Bosnia between 1992 and 1995 played a crucial role in keeping American policy on a steady multilateral track. It shows ... More


Clinton and Welfare Reform: An Oral History

Michael Nelson

in 42: Inside the Presidency of Bill Clinton

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780801454066
eISBN:
9781501706202
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801454066.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This chapter draws on excerpts from the oral histories to construct a narrative account of welfare reform in the Clinton administration. This chapter draws on excerpts from the oral histories to ... More


United States, 1990–2010

in Power in Uncertain Times: Strategy in the Fog of Peace

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804757263
eISBN:
9780804777353
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804757263.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, Conflict Politics and Policy

This chapter concentrates on the United States today. In particular, it analyzes how the United States has responded in an uncertain world and the forces that have shaped strategic choice. The ... More


“No One Wants to Change the System as Much as Those Who Are Trapped by the System”: Commercial News Media and the End of Welfare as We Knew It

Matt Guardino

in Framing Inequality: News Media, Public Opinion, and the Neoliberal Turn in U.S. Public Policy

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
March 2019
ISBN:
9780190888183
eISBN:
9780190937287
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190888183.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This chapter analyzes media content, elite discourse, and public opinion on welfare reform in the mid-1990s. It demonstrates that major television and newspaper coverage of this historic neoliberal ... More


The Agreed Framework Sets the Stage for a Grand Bargain

Walter C. Clemens

in North Korea and the World: Human Rights, Arms Control, and Strategies for Negotiation

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780813167466
eISBN:
9780813167756
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813167466.003.0012
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

In Chapter 12, Clemens discusses the ebb and flow of hope for arms control and improved US-North Korean relations during the Clinton presidency. Clemens reviews the joint North-South commitment to ... More


The Preemption War in the Federal Agencies

Thomas O. McGarity

in The Preemption War: When Federal Bureaucracies Trump Local Juries

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300122961
eISBN:
9780300152203
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300122961.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Company and Commercial Law

This chapter describes the quiet effort by several federal agencies during the George W. Bush administration to preempt state common law litigation through aggressive administrative interpretations ... More


Pushing Back against the State: Trade Battles after NAFTA

Tamara Kay and R. L. Evans

in Trade Battles: Activism and the Politicization of International Trade Policy

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
August 2018
ISBN:
9780190847432
eISBN:
9780190847470
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190847432.003.0007
Subject:
Sociology, Politics, Social Movements and Social Change, Social Movements and Social Change

This chapter examines how the state responded to activists’ mobilization against NAFTA by closing state institutional channels after NAFTA’s passage. It reveals how activists shifted their strategies ... More


The Clinton Administration and the East Asian Regional Order

Il Hyun Cho

in Global Rogues and Regional Orders: The Multidimensional Challenge of North Korea and Iran

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780199355471
eISBN:
9780199355495
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199355471.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Comparative Politics

This chapter traces the Clinton administration’s approach toward North Korea during the North Korean missile crisis and suspected nuclear activities in the 1990s and analyzes the nature of ... More


Cloning, Knowledge, and the Politics of Consensus

J. Benjamin Hurlbut

in Experiments in Democracy: Human Embryo Research and the Politics of Bioethics

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780231179546
eISBN:
9780231542913
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231179546.003.0005
Subject:
Biology, Bioethics

Chapter 4 explores the period from the mid 1990s until the end of the Clinton administration in 2001 during which two scientific developments, mammalian cloning and the successful culturing of human ... More


The Clinton Years

Kathleen C. Engel and Patricia A. McCoy

in The Subprime Virus: Reckless Credit, Regulatory Failure, and Next Steps

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780195388824
eISBN:
9780190258535
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780195388824.003.0007
Subject:
Business and Management, Political Economy

This chapter focuses on the 1990s when subprime lending took off. While Bill Clinton was president, many of the same problems that led to the credit crisis in 2007 and 2008 came to light, including ... More


Representing Reason

J. Benjamin Hurlbut

in Experiments in Democracy: Human Embryo Research and the Politics of Bioethics

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780231179546
eISBN:
9780231542913
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231179546.003.0004
Subject:
Biology, Bioethics

Chapter 3 examines events of the early 1990s, focusing in particular on the deliberations of the National Institutions of Health Human Embryo Research Panel (HERP). The National Institutes of Health ... More


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