Table of contents:
1. America’s Traditions in Foreign Policy.
2. America’s Global Involvement and the Emergence of the Cold War.
3. After the Missile Crisis and Vietnam War: Realism and Idealism in Foreign Policy.
4. The Return and End of the Cold War: The Reagan and Bush Administrations.
5. Foreign Policy After the Cold War and 9/11: The Clinton and Bush Administrations.
6. Change and Continuity in Foreign Policy: The Barack Obama Administration.
7. The President and the Making of Foreign Policy.
8. Congressional Prerogatives and the Making of Foreign Policy.
9. The Diplomatic and Economic Bureaucracies: Duplication or Specialization?
10. The Military and Intelligence Bureaucracies: Pervasive or Accountable?
11. Political Parties, Bipartisanship, and Interest Groups.
12. The Media, Public Opinion, and the Foreign Policy Process.
13. American Foreign Policy Values in the Future.