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Order versus Justice: An American Foreign Policy Dilemma

John Lewis Gaddis

in Order and Justice in International Relations

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780199251209
eISBN:
9780191599293
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199251207.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Gaddis primarily focuses on US dilemmas over the relationship between order and justice throughout the twentieth century. He argues that from the time of Theodore Roosevelt to that of Richard M. ... More


The Development of the Arms Race and How We Think About It

Olav Njølstad

in International Relations Since the End of the Cold War: New and Old Dimensions

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199666430
eISBN:
9780191745607
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199666430.003.0010
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter addresses the development of the arms race and how we think about it. It consists of three parts. In part one, the author argues that there is an emerging consensus among the students of ... More


A Suitable Candidate for Global Terror

Bob H. Reinhardt

in The End of A Global Pox: America and the Eradication of Smallpox in the Cold War Era

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9781469624099
eISBN:
9781469625102
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469624099.003.0006
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This chapter discusses how smallpox became a perfect candidate disease for an age of global terror. Nearly thirty years after its eradication, smallpox continues to strike fear into the American ... More


Changing Worlds: Vietnam’s Transition from Cold War to Globalization

David W.P. Elliott

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780195383348
eISBN:
9780199979172
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195383348.001.0001
Subject:
History, Asian History

For the most of the twentieth century, the country of Vietnam has served as a symbol of the bipolar system of rival ideological blocs that characterized the Cold War. As the conflict over communism ... More


The Davis Boys and the Fruits of Neoliberalism

Edward Dallam Melillo

in Strangers On Familiar Soil: Rediscovering the Chile-California Connection

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780300206623
eISBN:
9780300216486
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300206623.003.0008
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Economic History

This chapter discusses two major programs that developed between the Golden State and Chile during the Cold War era. One was the Chile California Program, an intercontinental initiative signed by ... More


From Nation States to Member States in European Union Foreign Policy

Christopher J. Bickerton

in European Integration: From Nation-States to Member States

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199606252
eISBN:
9780191751639
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199606252.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, European Union, International Relations and Politics

Chapter 5 focuses on foreign policy and the way processes of state transformation in Europe interacted with developments in the international system. The chapter recounts how after 1945 intra-state ... More


Responses to Deindustrialization in New England during the Cold War Years

David Koistinen

in Confronting Decline: The Political Economy of Deindustrialization in Twentieth-Century New England

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780813049076
eISBN:
9780813046983
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813049076.003.0008
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

Deindustrialization was the principal economic reality in New England for much of the Cold War era, despite impressive growth in electronics and other sectors. The region experienced sharp industrial ... More


Re-viewing the Twentieth Century through an American Catholic Lens

Lizabeth Cohen

in Catholics in the American Century: Recasting Narratives of U.S. History

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801451409
eISBN:
9780801465642
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801451409.003.0003
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This chapter presents two interrelated goals: first, to evaluate the state of the field of U.S. history in the twentieth century, with an emphasis on how historians might advance the field; second, ... More


The Return to Empire

Agnia Grigas

in Beyond Crimea: The New Russian Empire

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780300214505
eISBN:
9780300220766
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300214505.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Russian Politics

This chapter sets out the argument that contemporary Russian foreign policy vis-à-vis the post-Soviet space is neoimperial in nature, driven by efforts to rebuild its former empire, regaining ... More


Introduction: West Germany and the American Experimental Tradition

Amy C. Beal

in New Music, New Allies: American Experimental Music in West Germany from the Zero Hour to Reunification

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520247550
eISBN:
9780520932814
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520247550.003.0001
Subject:
Music, History, Western

This study describes the history of foreign support afforded to American experimental music from 1945 to 1990, particularly West Germany. It explains that during the second half of the twentieth ... More


The World beyond the Campus

Sekou M. Franklin

in After the Rebellion: Black Youth, Social Movement Activism, and the Post-Civil Rights Generation

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814789384
eISBN:
9780814760611
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814789384.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This chapter describes the role of youth-based activism by highlighting the origins, development, and collapse of the Southern Negro Youth Congress (SNYC), and its interaction with a diverse movement ... More


Introduction: Global Media Games in the New Europe

in Identity Games: Globalization and the Transformation of Media Cultures in the New Europe

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262090452
eISBN:
9780262255127
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262090452.003.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

In this Introduction, the author expresses her views on the postcommunist experiences of sub- and transnational communities with global media exposure and also mentions the unrevealed truth that ... More


Fulfilling the Sacred Trust: The UN Campaign for International Accountability for Dependent Territories in the Era of Decolonization

Mary Ann Heiss

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781501752704
eISBN:
9781501752728
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501752704.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This book explores the implementation of international accountability for dependent territories under the United Nations during the early Cold War era. Although the Western nations that drafted the ... More


Defying Communism

Aryeh Neier

in The International Human Rights Movement: A History

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780691200989
eISBN:
9780691200996
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691200989.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter examines the rise of the international human rights movement as significant force in world affairs. It draws attention to the Cold War, in which the context of international human rights ... More


Turgut Özal’s Neo-Ottomanism

M. Hakan Yavuz

in Nostalgia for the Empire: The Politics of Neo-Ottomanism

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
August 2020
ISBN:
9780197512289
eISBN:
9780197512319
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197512289.003.0005
Subject:
History, Middle East History, Political History

The chapter examines the multidimensional conceptualization of neo-Ottomanism, including its strategic deployment from the early 1980s into the post–Cold War period, and Turgut Özal’s neoliberal ... More


Food and Security

Stephen John Stedman

in The Evolving Sphere of Food Security

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
October 2014
ISBN:
9780199354054
eISBN:
9780199398959
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199354054.003.0013
Subject:
Economics and Finance, International

Many food security experts believe that considering food security as a broader security problem will better incentivize governments to tackle global hunger, thus making it a more tractable and ... More


Kissinger and Latin America: Intervention, Human Rights, and Diplomacy

Stephen G. Rabe

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781501706295
eISBN:
9781501749476
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501706295.001.0001
Subject:
History, Political History

This book analyzes U.S. policies toward Latin America during a critical period of the Cold War. Except for the issue of Chile under Salvador Allende, historians have largely ignored inter-American ... More


Conclusion

Sören Urbansky

in Beyond the Steppe Frontier: A History of the Sino-Russian Border

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780691181684
eISBN:
9780691195445
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691181684.003.0010
Subject:
History, Russian and Former Soviet Union History

This concluding chapter reveals that, despite a proliferation of cross-border human mobility in the post-Cold War era that largely stems from tourism and trade (and is not to be confused with ... More


Does American Military Power Attract Foreign Investment?

Daniel W. Drezner and Nancy F. Hite-Rubin

in Sustainable Security: Rethinking American National Security Strategy

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
December 2016
ISBN:
9780190611477
eISBN:
9780190611514
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190611477.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

A welter of domestic and international factors have been associated with private capital inflows—and yet, the causal role of military spending has not been closely examined. This is curious, since ... More


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