Giving students a perspective on US foreign policy that is critical and connected, US Foreign Policy is the student toolkit for navigating the ever-changing dynamics of the subject area. Using the book, students learn how to critically assess US foreign policy, as they are presented with diverse political perspectives and given the tools to come to their own conclusions. Carefully developed 'major debates' and 'controversies' features help students to connect theory with the real-world politics.
As policy continues to change before our eyes, US Foreign Policy brings together the world's leading experts in the field to provide the most comprehensive overview of America's ever-changing role in international politics.
This new edition reflects the legacy of the Obama administration, the unfurling impacts of President Trump, and the American role in world affairs.
It includes new chapters on gender, religion, the rise of the US economy, East Asia, and the Liberal International Order.
The following online resources for students and lecturers accompany the book:For students:Interactive map detailing U.S. foreign policy by regionMultiple choice questionsFor lecturers:Essay and seminar questions