Defining The National Interest: Conflict And Change In American Foreign Policy (american Politics And Political Economy)

29.00 Brand New 5 In stock! Order now!
Brand: University of Chicago Press
SKU: DADAX0226813037
ISBN : 0226813037

Domestic Shipping:$4.95
International Shipping: Add $20.
Qty: - +
   - OR -   
The United States has been marked by a highly politicized and divisive history of foreign policy-making. Why do the nation's leaders find it so difficult to define the national interest?

Peter Trubowitz offers a new and compelling conception of American foreign policy and the domestic geopolitical forces that shape and animate it. Foreign policy conflict, he argues, is grounded in America's regional diversity. The uneven nature of America's integration into the world economy has made regionalism a potent force shaping fights over the national interest. As Trubowitz shows, politicians from different parts of the country have consistently sought to equate their region's interests with that of the nation. Domestic conflict over how to define the "national interest" is the result. Challenging dominant accounts of American foreign policy-making, Defining the National Interest exemplifies how interdisciplinary scholarship can yield a deeper understanding of the connections between domestic and international change in an era of globalization.

Author : Peter Trubowitz
ISBN : 0226813037
Language : English
No of Pages : 370
Edition : 1
Publication Date : 2/17/1998
Format/Binding : Paperback
Book dimensions : 8.93x5.92x0.8
Book weight : 0.01

Write a review

Your Name:

Your Email:

Your Review: Note: HTML is not translated!

Rating: Bad           Good

Enter the code in the box below: