Forceful Persuasion: Coercive Diplomacy as an Alternative to War

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George examines seven cases--from Pearl Harbor to the Persian Gulf--in which the United States has used coercive diplomacy in the past half-century.
 

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Contents

Variants of Coercive Diplomacy Strategy
7
Coercive Diplomacy
25
The Failure of Air Power
39
The Reagan Administrations Use of Coercive
47
U S Coercive Diplomacy Against LibyanInspired
53
A Tough Case for Coercive
59
Part Three Findings and Conclusions
67
Persuasion
73
Conclusions
82
Bibliographical Notes and Acknowledgments
89
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Alexander L. George was professor emeritus at Stanford University in 1993. He is the author or editor of fourteen books.

Alexander L. George was professor emeritus at Stanford University in 1993. He is the author or editor of fourteen books.

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