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Governance VIII

The Presidency and Foreign Policy

Kenneth W. Thompson

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This book examines governance in the context of presidential power and foreign policy. In Part I, contributors offer contrasting perspectives of the role of the president. Part II provides an analysis of governance and foreign policy, while Part III uses several case studies to illustrate the connection between governance and foreign policy. The book concludes with Ambassador David Newsom's essay concerning the critical changes that occurred after World War II: decolonization, the proliferation of nuclear weapons, and the advent of the Cold War. He also discusses the important treaties, negotiations, and agreements that have shaped diplomacy in the last 50 years. His work reviews the impact of these events and agreements on foreign policy, describes current foreign policy problems, and details future policy imperatives. Co-published with The Miller Center. « less more »
University Press of America / Burkett Miller Center Public Affairs
Pages: 196Size: 6 1/4 x 9 1/4
978-0-7618-0880-0 • Hardback • October 1997 • $80.00 • (£52.95)
978-0-7618-0881-7 • Paperback • October 1997 • $57.99 • (£39.95)
Kenneth W. Thompson is Director of Public Affairs and J. Wilson Newman Professor of Government and Foreign Affairs at The Miller Center of Public Affairs in Charlottesville, Virginia.
This collection of essays provide invaluable guidance for policy-makers and political thinkers alike.
Greg Russell, University of Oklahoma


This collection of essays provide invaluable guidance for policy-makers and political thinkers alike.
Greg Russell, University of Oklahoma


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