ERIC Number: ED296928
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1983
Reference Count: N/A
America in the World: A Guide to U.S. Foreign Policy.
Irwin, Wallace, Jr.
The purpose of this book is to provide information about the history, development, and practices of U.S. foreign policy. Part 1, "The World and the Nation," provides: (1) an overview and brief history of the countries and organizations affecting U.S. foreign policy; (2) a summary of U.S. history; and (3) information about the process of foreign policy development. Part 2, "The Regions," focuses on: (1) the effect of U.S.--USSR relations on European countries; (2) northeast Asian countries' relationships with the United States and the USSR; (3) instability in developing nations; and (4) western hemisphere countries. Part 3, "The Issues," describes global concerns in terms of war, peace, human rights, economics, ecology, and world order and provides selected generalizations concerning the development and practices of international relations. A glossary of terms and a 49-item bibliography are included. (JHP)
Descriptors: Developing Nations, Diplomatic History, Foreign Policy, Global Approach, International Relations, International Studies, Political Science, World Affairs, World Problems
Praeger Publishers, 521 Fifth Ave., New York, NY 10175 ($9.95).
Publication Type: Books; Guides - General; Historical Materials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Foreign Policy Association, New York, NY.