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The Resource Acting alone : a scientific study of American hegemony and unilateral use-of-force decision making, Bradley F. Podliska, (electronic book)

Acting alone : a scientific study of American hegemony and unilateral use-of-force decision making, Bradley F. Podliska, (electronic book)

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Acting alone : a scientific study of American hegemony and unilateral use-of-force decision making
Title
Acting alone
Title remainder
a scientific study of American hegemony and unilateral use-of-force decision making
Statement of responsibility
Bradley F. Podliska
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Acting Alone: A Scientific Study of American Hegemony and Unilateral Use-of-Force Decision Making is a straight-forward analysis of unilateral U.S. military actions, which are dependent upon the power disparity between the U.S. and the rest of the world. In solving the puzzle as to why individual presidents have made the "wrong" decision to act alone, the author lays out a president's behavior, during a crisis, as a two-step decision process. Acting Alone reviews the well-studied first decision, deciding to use force, based on international conflict literature and organized along traditional
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Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
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Podliska, Bradley F
Dewey number
327.1/170973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
JZ1312
LC item number
.P64 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Innovations in the study of world politics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hegemony
  • Presidents
  • War and emergency powers
  • Unilateral acts (International law)
  • Intervention (International law)
  • United States
  • United States
Label
Acting alone : a scientific study of American hegemony and unilateral use-of-force decision making, Bradley F. Podliska, (electronic book)
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 227-245) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
EBC616217
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xvi, 255 p.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Isbn
9780739142530
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Acting alone : a scientific study of American hegemony and unilateral use-of-force decision making, Bradley F. Podliska, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 227-245) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
EBC616217
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xvi, 255 p.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Isbn
9780739142530
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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