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The Carter-Castro Years: A Unique Opportunity

Robert A. Pastor

in Fifty Years of Revolution: Perspectives on Cuba, the United States, and the World

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780813040233
eISBN:
9780813043852
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813040233.003.0013
Subject:
Society and Culture, Latin American Studies

Jimmy Carter, alone among all the presidents since the triumph of the Cuban Revolution, decided to make the normalization of relations with Cuba an objective of U.S. foreign policy. The story of ... More


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

William M. LeoGrande and Peter Kornbluh

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9781469626604
eISBN:
9781469626628
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469626604.001.0001
Subject:
History, Latin American History

History is being made in U.S.-Cuban relations. This book tells the real story behind the stunning December 17, 2014, announcement by President Obama and President Castro of their move to restore full ... More


Carter: Close, but No Cigar

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/9781469626604.003.0005
Subject:
History, Latin American History

This chapter examines the efforts of the Carter administration to normalize relations with Cuba, noting that no president before or since has made as determined an effort to normalize U.S.-Cuban ... More


U.S.-Cuban Relations: Prospects for Cooperative Coexistence

William M. LeoGrande and Marguerite Rose Jiménez

in Fifty Years of Revolution: Perspectives on Cuba, the United States, and the World

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780813040233
eISBN:
9780813043852
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813040233.003.0019
Subject:
Society and Culture, Latin American Studies

Normalizing U.S.-Cuban relations requires new attitudes in both capitals. Washington has to conclude more can be gained by cooperative coexistence with Havana than by economic coercion aimed at ... More


Epilogue: Cutting the Shackles of the Past: A Back-Channel Success

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/9781469626604.003.0011
Subject:
History, Latin American History

This concluding chapter shows how Obama succeeded where others have failed for over a half century to normalize relations with Cuba. Like his predecessors, Obama conducted his back-channel diplomacy ... More


The Nixon-Ford-Castro Years

Rosa López-Oceguera

in Fifty Years of Revolution: Perspectives on Cuba, the United States, and the World

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780813040233
eISBN:
9780813043852
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813040233.003.0012
Subject:
Society and Culture, Latin American Studies

The years of Richard Nixon's and Gerald Ford's presidencies proved to be an important period in U.S.-Cuban relations. A comprehensive review of U.S. foreign policy—influenced by both international ... More


Intimate Adversaries, Possible Friends

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/9781469626604.003.0010
Subject:
History, Latin American History

This chapter looks at the more recent efforts of Barack Obama and the Cuban president Raúl Castro to establish dialogue and engage in more amicable relations between their two countries. More ... More


Transitology, Realpolitik—and Todo lo Contrario: Old and New Futures in U.S.-Cuban Relations

Rafael M. Hernández and Lyse Hébert

in Fifty Years of Revolution: Perspectives on Cuba, the United States, and the World

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780813040233
eISBN:
9780813043852
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813040233.003.0018
Subject:
Society and Culture, Latin American Studies

In the 1970s and 1980s, academic research on Cuba's cold war foreign policy, and Cuban studies in general, moved beyond the paradigms that had prevailed in the 1960s and developed more elaborate and ... More


The Kennedy-Castro Years

David A. Welch

in Fifty Years of Revolution: Perspectives on Cuba, the United States, and the World

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780813040233
eISBN:
9780813043852
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813040233.003.0010
Subject:
Society and Culture, Latin American Studies

David A. Welch argues that the Cuban Missile Crisis was a microcosm of U.S.-Cuban relations during the Kennedy years. In 1962, Soviet Chairman Nikita Khrushchev's attempt to sneak strategic nuclear ... More


Introduction: Rebuilding Bridges

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/9781469626604.003.0012
Subject:
History, Latin American History

This introductory chapter offers a glimpse of another side to the popular history of U.S.-Cuban relations and its underlying theme of “perpetual antagonism.” It explores the lesser known side of ... More


The New Cuban American Politics: Passion, Affection, Dollars, and the Emergence of MiHavana

Damián Fernández

in Fifty Years of Revolution: Perspectives on Cuba, the United States, and the World

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780813040233
eISBN:
9780813043852
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813040233.003.0017
Subject:
Society and Culture, Latin American Studies

This chapter explores how Cuban Americans of Miami have played a decisive role in U.S. foreign policy and how that role is changing. As Miami and its Cuban American population have changed, so has ... More


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