Introduction

This book deals with America’s role in world politics, and specifically with its foreign policy and military strategy. These two subjects matter because the United States is the world’s preeminent actor, and because it will remain so for at least several more decades. As a consequence, the foreign p...

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Published in: A Grand Strategy for America p. 1
Main Author: Robert J. Art
Format: Book Chapter
Language: English
Published: Cornell University Press 06-05-2003
Subjects:
War
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Summary: This book deals with America’s role in world politics, and specifically with its foreign policy and military strategy. These two subjects matter because the United States is the world’s preeminent actor, and because it will remain so for at least several more decades. As a consequence, the foreign policy goals that the United States sets for itself, and the ways that it employs its overwhelming military power, will greatly affect how well it fares during its moment in the sun and, to a lesser but still significant degree, how well others fare and what the world will look like after
ISBN: 9780801441394
0801441390
DOI: 10.7591/j.ctt28547w.6