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

Brand: University of Chicago Press
SKU: DADAX0226813037
ISBN : 9780226813035
Price:
$29.96

Domestic Shipping:$3.99
Qty: - +
   - OR -   

Defining the National Interest: Conflict and Change in American Foreign Policy (American Politics and Political Economy Series)

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.

Specifications of Defining the National Interest: Conflict and Change in American Foreign Policy (American Politics and Political Economy Series)

GENERAL
AuthorPeter Trubowitz
BindingPaperback
LanguageEnglish
Edition1
ISBN-100226813037
ISBN-139780226813035
PublisherUniversity of Chicago Press
Number Of Pages370
Publication Date1998-02-17
DIMENSIONS
Height9 inch.
Length6 inch.
Width0.9 inch.
Weight1.12 pounds.

Write a review


Your Name:


Your Email:


Your Review:

Note: HTML is not translated!

Rating: Bad           Good

Enter the code in the box below: