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Review – US Foreign Policy and Democracy Promotion

Review – US Foreign Policy and Democracy Promotion

This ready-to-use edited handbook provides a good and complete introduction to the history and evolution of US democracy promotion abroad.

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Critical Questions on the US-Cuba Rapprochement

It could be naive to think that Obama’s openings to Cuba were just a move to improve relations without expecting any reciprocation in terms of democracy and human rights.

Review – The Comparative International Politics of Democracy Promotion

Review – The Comparative International Politics of Democracy Promotion

In focusing on the objectives of democracy promoters, this edited collection provides a fertile ground for understanding the process of democratization.

I Say Democracy Promotion, You Say Democracy-Development, Let’s Call the Whole Thing Off?

I Say Democracy Promotion, You Say Democracy-Development, Let’s Call the Whole Thing Off?

The failures to develop stable democracies in Afghanistan and Iraq have shaped the study of U.S. democracy promotion.

Review – American Democracy Promotion in the Changing Middle East

Review – American Democracy Promotion in the Changing Middle East

This important book examines whether US democracy promotion has been sincere, or whether it was simply one of a range of policy options for promoting US material and strategic interests.

Review – Democracy Promotion and Conflict-based Reconstruction

Review – Democracy Promotion and Conflict-based Reconstruction

Matthew A. Hill’s survey of America’s democratisation missions takes the reader on a journey through the horrors of post-conflict states, the cut-and-thrust of policy debate and the ever evolving idea of democracy. It will prove a valuable resource to any student or researcher seeking an understanding of the current situations in Bosnia, Afghanistan and Iraq.

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