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Author Gaddis, John Lewis.

Title Strategies of containment : a critical appraisal of postwar American national security policy / John Lewis Gaddis
Edition Revised and expanded edition
Published New York : Oxford University Press, 2005

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 W'PONDS  327.73 Gad/Stc 2005  DUE 30-06-20
Description xvi, 484 pages ; 22 cm
Contents 1. Prologue : containment before Kennan -- 2. George F. Kennan and the strategy of containment -- 3. Implementing containment -- 4. NSC-68 and the Korean War -- 5. Eisenhower, Dulles, and the new look -- 6. Implementing the new look -- 7. Kennedy, Johnson, and flexible response -- 8. Implementing flexible response : Vietnam as a test case -- 9. Nixon, Kissinger, and Detente -- 10. Implementing Detente -- 11. Reagan, Gorbachev, and the completion of containment -- 12. Epilogue : containment after the Cold War
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Subject National security -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
National security -- United States -- History -- 21st century.
United States -- Foreign relations -- 1945-1989.
United States -- Foreign relations -- 1989-
LC no. 2004065459
ISBN 0195174488 acid-free paper
019517447X paperback acid-free paper
9780195174489 acid-free paper
9780195174472 paperback acid-free paper