American Foreign Policy Since World War II

21st Edition

Steven W. Hook; John Spanier
eISBN-13: 9781506385631

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The Gold Standard for Textbooks on American Foreign Policy


American Foreign Policy Since World War II provides you with an understanding of America’s current challenges by exploring its historical experience as the world’s predominant power since World War II. Through this process of historical reflection and insight, you become better equipped to place the current problems of the nation’s foreign policy agenda into modern policy context.


With each new edition, authors Steven W. Hook and John Spanier find that new developments in foreign policy conform to their overarching theme—there is an American “style” of foreign policy imbued with a distinct sense of national exceptionalism. This Twenty-First Edition continues to explore America’s unique national style with chapters that address the aftershocks of the Arab Spring and the revival of power politics. Additionally, an entirely new chapter devoted to the current administration discusses the implications of a changing American policy under the Trump presidency.



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ISBNs 9781506385624, 9781506385648, 9781506385655, 9781506385648, 150638563X, 9781506385631
Language English
Number of Pages 488
Edition 21st

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