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Foreward — Preface to the tenth edition — Introduction: World politics – Cold War. FurthermorewithDeweyin theWhiteHouse, theRepublicans wouldnothaveneeded General Wra in ,thereby preventing the drift to the right which characterized Republican presidential politicsafter American policy, as heinterprets it,has athrust and direction otitsown, springing largely from forces generated within American societrather than from the presence of an externalthreat.
Southest Asia–and elsewhere — One of the anc of the crumbling of the Cold War consensus hasbeena questioning of traditional historical lafdber of American foreign policy in thepostwar period. Project MUSE promotes the creation and dissemination of essential humanities and social science resources through collaboration with libraries, publishers, and scholars worldwide. Open doors, Iron Curtains — 2. Put multi-word tags in quotation marks. New Deal rhetoric,coupled withsupport forsuch newprogrammes asmedical insurance, wasgalvanizing the oldRoosevelt coalition.
Soviet Union – Foreign relations – United States. Don’t have an account? In hisfirst chapter appropriately titled “OpenDoors,Iron Curtains” he states that the Cold War “developed on a foundation of half a centuryof Russian-American distrust andapprehension.
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