The folly of empire : what George W. Bush could learn from Theodore Roosevelt and Woodrow Wilson /

"George W. Bush has revived the narrow nationalism of the Republicans who rejected the League of Nations in the 1920s. At the urging of his neoconservative supporters, he has revived the old, discredited imperialist strategy of attempting to unilaterally overthrow regimes deemed unfriendly by h...

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Main Author: Judis, John B.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published:New York : Scribner, ©2004.
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Table of Contents:
  • Contents
  • Introduction
  • I. An Empire of Liberty: The Framework of American Foreign Policy
  • II. America's Imperial Moment
  • III. Theodore Roosevelt and the Heel of Achilles
  • IV. Woodrow Wilson and the Way to Liberty
  • V. Woodrow Wilson and the Conscience of the World
  • VI. Franklin Roosevelt and the Four Freedoms
  • VII. Cold War Liberalism from Truman to Reagan
  • VIII. Bush, Clinton, and the Triumph of Wilsonianism
  • IX. George W. Bush Sees Evil
  • X. George W. Bush and the Illusion of Omnipotence
  • Conclusion
  • Notes
  • Acknowledgments
  • Index

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