Seven Sins of American Foreign Policy

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Pearson Longman, 2007 - Political Science - 339 pages

With an extremely accessible, engaging style, this brief, inexpensive book will provoke class discussions and motivate critical thinking through its analysis of American foreign policy. Loch Johnson, a renowned expert in the field, identifies and analyzes seven major shortcomings — “sins” — of American foreign policy that he argues have inspired the pervasive negative attitudes toward the United States today. The book, tackling a subject that is sure to be of central interest during the 2006 election year, will complement any American foreign policy course/book.

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introduction to foreign policy, good quick read. explores the topics of overwhelming executive power, interventionism vs. isolationism and massive ignorance. Read full review

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About the author (2007)

Dr. Loch K. Johnson is Regents Professor of Political Science at the University of Georgia. He is editor of the journal "Intelligence and National Security" and has written numerous books on american foreign policy.

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