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Cold War US Foreign PolicyKey Perspectives$
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Steven Hurst

Print publication date: 2005

Print ISBN-13: 9780748620791

Published to Edinburgh Scholarship Online: March 2012

DOI: 10.3366/edinburgh/9780748620791.001.0001

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Conclusions

Conclusions

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Cold War US Foreign Policy
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Steven Hurst

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Edinburgh University Press
DOI:10.3366/edinburgh/9780748620791.003.0008

This concluding chapter sums up the key findings of this study on various interpretation of US foreign policy during the Cold War, which include traditionalism, revisionism, post-revisionism, corporatism, world-systems theory, post-structuralism, culturalism. They all provide valuable insights into US foreign policy but they are all inadequate as complete explanations of that policy. These various perspectives show that American foreign policy during this period had geopolitical, social, cultural, linguistic, and ideological dimensions.

Keywords:   foreign policy, traditionalism, revisionism, post-revisionism, corporatism, world-systems theory, post-structuralism, culturalism

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