Book Cover
Book
Author Pastor, Robert A.

Title Exiting the whirlpool : U.S. foreign policy toward Latin America and the Caribbean / Robert A. Pastor
Edition Second edition
Published Boulder, Colo. : Westview Press, 2001

Copies

Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 W'PONDS  327.308 Pas/Etw 2001  AVAILABLE
Description xvi, 334 pages ; 23 cm
Contents 1. The Lessons and Legacy of Omar Torrijos -- 2. Whirlpool -- Pt. I. The Quest for the National Interest -- 3. The Carter Administration: A Test of Principle -- 4. The Reagan Administration: A Test of Strength -- 5. The Bush Administration: A Test of Pragmatism -- 6. The Clinton Administration: A Test of (Postwar) Politics -- 7. Interbranch Politics and the American Dialectic -- Pt. II. Recurring Problems -- 8. Succession Crises: The Boundaries of Influence -- 9. Revolutionary Regimes: Who Pushed First? -- 10. Promoting Development: The Marshall Plan Reflex -- 11. Promoting Democracy: Pushing on the Pendulum -- Pt. III. Exit -- 12. The Psychology of Inter-American Relations -- 13. The Redefinition of Sovereignty: The Nicaraguan Precedent and the Mexican Model -- 14. The Century of the Americas: A Community of Democracies
Notes Rev. and expanded 2nd ed. of: Whirlpool. 1992
Includes errata slip
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Latin America -- Foreign relations -- United States.
United States -- Foreign relations -- Latin America.
Caribbean Area -- Foreign relations -- United States.
United States -- Foreign relations -- Caribbean Area.
United States -- Foreign relations -- 1945-1989.
United States -- Foreign relations -- 1989-1993.
United States -- Foreign relations -- 1993-2001.
Author Pastor, Robert A. Whirlpool
LC no. 00049529
ISBN 0813338115 paperback alkaline paper