American Foreign Relations Since 1898: A Documentary Reader

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Jeremi Suri
John Wiley & Sons, Apr 26, 2010 - History - 252 pages
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This volume brings together more than 50 documents which examine foreign policy not only in terms of leaders and states, but also through social movements, cultures, ideas, and images, to provide comprehensive understanding of how Americans have interacted with the wider world since 1898.
  • Draws together over 50 primary documents to give readers a first-hand account of the people and events that shaped the foreign policy of the United States
  • Incorporates documents relating not only to leaders and states, but also to social movements, cultures, ideas, and images
  • Highlights the diverse range of contributors to debates about American foreign policy, from presidents to protesters, students to singers
  • Includes a comprehensive introduction to the subject and headnotes for each document written by the editor, as well as a bibliography for further study
  

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Being able to review primary sources is great when trying to fully understand what was happening in the world at that time. This book is a great collection of these important sources. Read full review

Contents

Introduction
1
War Imperialism AntiImperialism
7
The Great War and Its Aftermath
24
Contents
40
The Great Depression Fascist Fears
51
Father Charles Coughlin Radio attack
62
The Atlantic Charter 1941
69
The Early Cold War
85
Agreement on Basic Principles between the United
156
The Helsinki Final Act 1975
163
President Jimmy Carter Address at the University
169
The End of the Cold War
179
After the Cold War
201
Contents
204
The War on Terror
212
Select Bibliography
235

Rebellions Against the Cold War
106
Detente Human Rights and the Continuation
147

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About the author (2010)

Jeremi Suri is the E. Gordon Fox Professor of History at the University of Wisconsin – Madison. He is the author of Henry Kissinger and the American Century (2007), The Global Revolutions of 1968 (2006), and Power and Protest: Global Revolution and the Rise of Détente (2003).

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