New PDF release: U.S. Presidents and Foreign Policy Mistakes

By Stephen Walker,Akan Malici

ISBN-10: 0804774986

ISBN-13: 9780804774987

ISBN-10: 0804774994

ISBN-13: 9780804774994

Mistakes, within the kind of undesirable judgements, are a typical function of each presidential management, and their effects run the gamut from pointless army spending, to neglected possibilities for overseas coverage virtue, to pointless bloodshed. This ebook analyzes a variety of presidential judgements made within the realm folks overseas policy—with a different concentrate on nationwide security—over the earlier part century so as to create a roadmap of the choice method and a consultant to raised overseas coverage decision-making within the more and more complicated context of twenty first century overseas relations.

Mistakes are analyzed in common categories—ones of omission and ones of fee in the context of perceived threats and possibilities. inside this framework, the authors talk about how earlier scholarship has addressed those questions and argue that this examine has now not explicitly pointed out a vantage element round which the solutions to those questions revolve. They suggest video game conception versions of complicated adaptive structures for minimizing undesirable judgements and practice them to check situations within the center East and Asia.

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