American Foreign Policy (7th Edition)

by Glenn P. Hastedt

Publisher: Prentice Hall

Written in English
Published: Pages: 448 Downloads: 166
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  • U.S. Foreign Relations,
  • Political Science,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • General,
  • Political Science / General,
  • International Relations - General
The Physical Object
Number of Pages448
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ISBN 10013603750X
ISBN 109780136037507

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For the first years of United States history, the national policy was isolationism and non-interventionism. George Washington’s farewell address is often cited as laying the foundation for a tradition of American non-interventionism: “The great rule of conduct for us, in regard to foreign nations, is in extending our commercial relations, to have with them as little.