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Cold War US Foreign Policy: Key Perspectives

Steven Hurst

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748620791
eISBN:
9780748652686
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748620791.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This book provides a comprehensive description and critique of the six most important historical interpretations of US Cold War foreign policy: traditionalism, revisionism, post-revisionism, ... More


World-systems Theory

Steven Hurst

in Cold War US Foreign Policy: Key Perspectives

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748620791
eISBN:
9780748652686
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748620791.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This chapter explores the world-systems theory perspective of the history of the foreign policy of the US during the Cold War. It explains that the world-systems theory provides an analysis of US ... More


Globalization Under and After Socialism: A Comparative and Historical Perspective

Besnik Pula

in Globalization Under and After Socialism: The Evolution of Transnational Capital in Central and Eastern Europe

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781503605138
eISBN:
9781503605985
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9781503605138.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, Political Economy

The literature on globalization has often ignored Europe’s periphery and has particularly remained silent on how the structural changes in the world economy beginning in the 1970s affected the ... More


Introduction

Steven Hurst

in Cold War US Foreign Policy: Key Perspectives

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748620791
eISBN:
9780748652686
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748620791.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

The objective of this book is to analyse the historiography of US Cold War foreign policy. It examining traditionalism, revisionism, post-revisionism, corporatism, world-systems theory, and ... More


Epilogue: Cycles of Capitalist Expansion

Ayşe Çelikkol

in Romances of Free Trade: British Literature, Laissez-Faire, and the Global Nineteenth Century

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780199769001
eISBN:
9780199896943
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199769001.003.0008
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century and Victorian Literature, 19th-century Literature and Romanticism

Nineteenth-century British literature articulated the insight that capital breaks through all the barriers standing in its way. If global capitalism defies national borders, how come free trade ... More


Conclusions

Steven Hurst

in Cold War US Foreign Policy: Key Perspectives

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748620791
eISBN:
9780748652686
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748620791.003.0008
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This concluding chapter sums up the key findings of this study on various interpretation of US foreign policy during the Cold War, which include traditionalism, revisionism, post-revisionism, ... More


Inequality, Democracy, and Macro-Structural Environmental Sociology

Liam Downey

in Inequality, Democracy, and the Environment

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9781479850723
eISBN:
9781479885978
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479850723.003.0002
Subject:
Sociology, Science, Technology and Environment

This chapter proposes an alternative framework for explaining the global environmental crisis: the inequality, democracy, and the environment (IDE) model. It first considers the macro-structural ... More


Economic Development and Social Change

Neil J. Smelser and John S. Reed

in Usable Social Science

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780520273566
eISBN:
9780520954144
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520273566.003.0008
Subject:
Sociology, Social Research and Statistics

This chapter is the most macroscopic in emphasis and deals with arenas in which the generation of usable policy-oriented knowledge has been the most problematic. The authors identify a social-science ... More


Colonial Encounters in Iberia and the Western Mediterranean: An Exploratory Framework

Michael Dietler

in Colonial Encounters in Ancient Iberia: Phoenician, Greek, and Indigenous Relations

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226148472
eISBN:
9780226148489
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226148489.003.0001
Subject:
History, Ancient History / Archaeology

This chapter explains why the ancient encounters explored in this volume should be of interest and importance to a wide variety of readers, well beyond the group of specialists convened to produce ... More


Curriculum Policy and Policymaking

Paul Morris and Bob Adamson

in Curriculum, Schooling and Society in Hong Kong

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9789888028016
eISBN:
9789888180257
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789888028016.003.0002
Subject:
Education, Educational Policy and Politics

Drawing on the notions of rational and conflict perspectives, this chapter focuses on how curriculum decisions are made and who the key agencies are, which have a role in the formal process of ... More


Tshembe’s Choice: Lorraine Hansberry’s Pan-Africanist Drama and Haitian Revolution Opera (for Wesley Brown)

Jeremy Matthew Glick

in Black Radical Tragic: "Performance, Aesthetics, and the Unfinished Haitian Revolution"

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9781479844425
eISBN:
9781479814855
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479844425.003.0006
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

I engage the pan-Africanist drama of Lorraine Hansberry to talk about questions of scale, leadership, internationalism, and gender in her work. I pay attention to her play Les Blancs as it relates to ... More


Ceramic Production in Early Hispanic California: Craft, Economy, and Trade on the Frontier of New Spain

Russell K. Skowronek, M. James Blackman, and Ronald L. Bishop

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780813049816
eISBN:
9780813050232
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813049816.001.0001
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

This volume contains a wealth of new information on the production, supply, and exchange of pottery in Alta California, which will be useful for years to come. Using the framework of World Systems ... More


Brokering Trade in the Central Mediterranean

Corey Tazzara

in The Free Port of Livorno and the Transformation of the Mediterranean World

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780198791584
eISBN:
9780191833946
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198791584.003.0007
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History, Cultural History

Chapter 6 offers a quantitative examination of the commercial development of Livorno, showing how it plugged local and regional exchange networks into the currents of global commerce. Livorno was at ... More


Coda: English Studies and the Uncertain Future

Jason Maxwell

in The Two Cultures of English: Literature, Composition, and the Moment of Rhetoric

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780823282463
eISBN:
9780823286317
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823282463.003.0007
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

The coda synthesizes a number of the concerns raised over the course of the preceding chapters. It focuses special attention on the vexed status of difference as a philosophical and political concept ... More


Conclusion: Endless War Then and Now

Nathan K. Hensley

in Forms of Empire: The Poetics of Victorian Sovereignty

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780198792451
eISBN:
9780191834448
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198792451.003.0006
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century and Victorian Literature, 20th-century and Contemporary Literature

The book’s conclusion asks what forms might emerge to mediate our own moment of retreating hegemony and proliferating war, so similar in world-historical shape to Haggard’s own. These pages reflect ... More


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