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作者 Cingranelli, David L
書名 Ethics, American foreign policy, and the Third World / David Louis Cingranelli
出版項 New York : St. Martin's Press, 1993
國際標準書號 0312056699
9780312056698
0312065191
9780312065195
0333588932
9780333588932
book jacket
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 歐美所圖書館  327 C4909 1993    在架上    30500100775793
說明 xv, 250 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
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附註 Includes bibliographical references and index
Ethics, American Foreign Policy and the Third World provides a balanced historical analysis of the rhetoric and reality of American foreign policy toward Third World nations, emphasizing the period since the end of World War II. Cingranelli concentrates on the moral dimensions of foreign policy - asking important questions about what should be the goals of American interaction with the Third World. Throughout the book, there is a focus on how American policy has encouraged or hindered the expression of human rights. Cingranelli considers various interpretative approaches to readings of public records and documents. To aid his analysis, he presents a typology of different objectives in foreign policy - Nationalist, Exceptionalist, Progressive, and Radical Progressive. Contrasting the periods before and after World War II, he argues that, despite setbacks and inconsistencies, American foreign policy toward the Third World has increasingly included progressive values toward human rights and democracy
pt. I. Morality and Foreign Policy: Contending Views. Ch. 1. A Typology of Moral Positions. The Typology. Applications. A Progressive Trend. Cycles of Political Party Control. The Third World. Plan of This Book. Ch. 2. The Contemporary Debate. Nationalism. Exceptionalism. Progressivism. Radical Progressivism. Summary. Ch. 3. The Marxists. The Empirical Argument. A Mainstream Response. Proper Ends and Means of American Foreign Policy. Summary. Ch. 4. Knowing Motives; Reconciling Means and Ends. Knowing the Motives of Others. Means and Ends. Summary -- pt. II. Early History: 1776-1945. Ch. 5. Territorial Expansionism: 1777-1900. Wars against Weaker Neighbors. Manifest Destiny. The Monroe Doctrine. Economic Expansionism. The African Slave Trade. The Spanish-American War. The Goals: 1776-1900. Ch. 6. Dominance (and Democracy) in the Western Hemisphere. Theodore Roosevelt and Big Stick Diplomacy: 1901-1909. Taft and Dollar Diplomacy: 1909-1913. The Idealism of Woodrow Wilson: 1913-1921. Repudiation of Interventionism: 1921-1945. The Goals: 1900-1945 -- pt. III. Establishing the Progressive Agenda: 1946-1980. Ch. 7. Promoting Economic Development to Stop Communism. Truman. Eisenhower. The Ends Justify the Means. The Goals: 1946-1960. Ch. 8. Fostering Social Justice. Kennedy. Johnson. Nixon. Expanded Use of Covert Methods. The Goals: 1961-1976. Ch. 9. Advancing Human Rights. Human Rights. Economic Relations. Less Covert Action. Responses to Action-Forcing Events. The Goals: 1977-1981 -- pt. IV. Reagan, Bush, and the Future, 1981-. Ch. 10. A Shortened Progressive Agenda. The Reagan Doctrine. Third World Economic Development. Human Rights. Promoting Democracy. Responses to Action-Forcing Events. The Goals: 1981-. Ch. 11. The Past, Perestroika, and the Future. Past Patterns. Standards of Evaluation. Future Trends -- Timeline of American Military Interventions in the Third World and Stated U.S. Policy Priorities, 1898-1992
主題 United States -- Foreign relations -- Moral and ethical aspects
United States -- Foreign relations -- Developing countries
Developing countries -- Foreign relations -- United States
United States -- Foreign relations -- 1945-1989
United States -- Foreign relations -- 1989-1993
United States -- Foreign relations -- 1989-
Developing countries
Foreign relations
United States
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