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American Foreign Policy: Theoretical Essays
Ikenberry, John G., American Foreign Policy: Theoretical Essays, 4th Edition*\ Featuring 28 thought-provoking essays collected from scholarly journals, this highly respected reader provides an overview of the major, contending theories that shape U.S. foreign policy. Edited by one of the foremost names in the field, this respected volume contains selections written by ...more
Published June 1st 2001 by Longman Publishing Group
(first published 1989)
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This book is not only a great edited volume on US foreign policy, but it’s also a great primer on International Relations theory and its uses. Indeed, some of the chapters are essential excerpts from classics of IR theory. The value of this book is that you can see American foreign policy filtered through the many varied lenses of IR theory.
The editor, John Ikenberry, chooses to frame this collection of essays on American foreign policy around the theme of the overabundance of theory and the co ...more