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Author Matlock, Jack F.

Title Superpower illusions [electronic resource] : how myths and false ideologies led America astray, and how to return to reality / Jack F. Matlock, Jr.

Imprint New Haven : Yale University Press, c2010.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xviii, 344 p.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Myths and realities -- Framework diplomacy : Reagan's approach to Gorbachev -- Cleanup diplomacy and conclusions we can draw -- Regime change : the Soviet Union disintegrates -- A new world? (1992) -- The unipolar delusion (the 1990s) -- Hubris and its consequences (1993-2000) -- Asleep at the switch : 9/11 and the "War on Terror" -- Tar baby Iraq -- Ideology trumps reality (2001-2009) -- Course change -- An agenda, not a doctrine.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Cold War -- Influence.
Unilateral acts (International law)
Intervention (International law)
International cooperation.
United States -- Foreign relations -- 1989-
United States -- Foreign relations -- 1981-1989.
United States -- Foreign relations -- Philosophy.
United States -- Military policy.
United States -- Foreign relations -- Soviet Union.
Soviet Union -- Foreign relations -- United States.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9780300137613 (alk. paper)
0300137613 (alk. paper)
9780300155969 (e-book)

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