Widely considered to be a definitive work on how U.S. foreign policy is made, THE POLITICS OF UNITED STATES FOREIGN POLICY uses three levels of analysis that demonstrate how government, society, and the historical-global environment all impact policymaking. Appropriate for those professors who want to teach a course that emphasizes process, the text blends substance, history, and theory in a lively narrative that is comprehensive, accessible, and informative. This new fifth edition is streamlined and updated and includes coverage of the 2008 elections, the new Congress, the global economic crisis, updates on the Iraq War, and the Obama administrationas foreign policy. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.And as table 2.3 demonstrates, the problem of dependence on strategic minerals and metals within Americaa#39;s economy and society is not limited to oil. ... Almost all American cars, for example, had automatic transmission, which used 25 percent more gas than the old ... of Consumption Minerals in Rank of Net Imports 2007 Bauxite 100 Columbium 100 Manganese 100 Mica (sheet) 100 Strontium 100 Tantalum 100 Vanadium 100 Barite 83 Potash 81 Tin 79 Cobalt 78 Zinc 73 Tungstenanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Politics of United States Foreign Policy|
|Author||:||Jerel Rosati, James Scott|
|Publisher||:||Cengage Learning - 2010-01-11|