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America's Way With the World

Robert M. Brown
Format
Book
Published
Lanham, Md. : University Press of America, c2000.
Language
English
ISBN
0761816933 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Contents
  • Chapter 1 Setting 1
  • Inevitable Climate of Change 1
  • Today's World 5
  • Defining the Remedies 10
  • Limits of American Flexibility 14
  • Chapter 2 A Doctrine of Self Interest 21
  • Casting the Mold 21
  • Going Global 24
  • Are We Being Served? 26
  • Shadow We Cast 28
  • Uniqueness and the Fit to Needs 32
  • Chapter 3 A Present Centered People 37
  • There's Only Today 37
  • Rootless Navigation 41
  • A Floating Anchorage 47
  • Chapter 4 Myth of Isolationism 53
  • A Misleading Definition 53
  • Proof Through Actions 54
  • Why We Act, But Act Alone 64
  • Red Flags for America's Way 65
  • Chapter 5 We Ecumenical Americans 67
  • I Belong Here 67
  • Fledgling America 70
  • A Global Grasp 72
  • An Unsettling Third Stage 74
  • Home Just Isn't the Same 76
  • Chapter 6 World's Moral Nanny 81
  • Birth of a Moralist 81
  • America's Morality and the American Century 90
  • Back to the Old World Order 95
  • Chapter 7 Stepping Through the Looking Glass 103
  • Best of Times: The Worst of Times 103
  • Impact of the Traits 109
  • Back to the Future 115.
Description
ix, 124 p. ; 23 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Technical Details
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