The Resource Reagan on war : a reappraisal of the Weinberger doctrine, 1980-1984, Gail E.S. Yoshitani

Reagan on war : a reappraisal of the Weinberger doctrine, 1980-1984, Gail E.S. Yoshitani

Label
Reagan on war : a reappraisal of the Weinberger doctrine, 1980-1984
Title
Reagan on war
Title remainder
a reappraisal of the Weinberger doctrine, 1980-1984
Statement of responsibility
Gail E.S. Yoshitani
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Even at the time it was announced near the end of the first term of the Reagan administration, such luminaries as William Safire mischaracterized the Weinberger Doctrine as a conservative retreat from the use of force in U.S. international relations. Since that time, scholars have largely agreed with Safire that the six points spelled out in the statement represented a reaction to the Vietnam War and were intended to limit U.S. military action to "only the fun wars" that could be relatively easily won or those in response to direct attack. In this work of extensive original schol
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Cataloging source
MdBmJHUP
Dewey number
355/.03357309048
Index
index present
LC call number
UA23
LC item number
.Y678 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Foreign relations and the presidency
Series volume
no. 10
Label
Reagan on war : a reappraisal of the Weinberger doctrine, 1980-1984, Gail E.S. Yoshitani
Publication
Antecedent source
not applicable
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Defining and challenging the Vietnam syndrome -- A short primer on domestic political realities -- The Casey doctrine: using proxy forces in Central America -- The Pentagon doctrine: using American military power decisively in Lebanon -- The Shultz doctrine: using American military power to support diplomacy -- The Weinberger doctrine: a new pattern for civil-military relations
Control code
ocn808337196
Edition
1st ed
Extent
1 online resource (224 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781603445771
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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.b35603069
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)808337196
  • pebcs1603445773

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