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The literature of isolationism a guide to non-interventionist scholarship, 1930-1972 by Justus D. Doenecke

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Published by R. Myles in Colorado Springs .
Written in English



  • United States


  • Pacifism -- Bibliography,
  • United States -- Foreign relations -- 20th century -- Bibliography

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Includes bibliographical references.

Statement[by] Justus D. Doenecke.
LC ClassificationsZ6465.U5 D63
The Physical Object
Pagination89 p.
Number of Pages89
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5299399M
ISBN 100879260165
LC Control Number72080272

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This book is a study of the unfortunate effects on American diplomacy of certain internal political forces in the United States since There is nothing unusual or objectionable in the use of foreign policy issues in the struggle for domestic political power, provided that the discussion hinges on responsible alternatives based on world realities and national limitations.   This literature review will analyze the roots of this confusion and examine the reasons why scholars have not agreed on a definition for this great divide between ‘global’ and ‘national’. Of course, there will naturally be a difference between disciplines when it comes to the description of isolationism, nationalism, and/or globalism.   American isolationism may have reached its zenith on , when a group of Congress members and influential private citizens, headed by already-famed aviator Charles A. Lindbergh, formed the America First Committee (AFC) with the specific goal of preventing America from becoming involved in World War II then being waged in Europe and Asia. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for The Literature of Isolationism: Non-Interventionist Scholarship, by Justus D. Doenecke (Trade Paperback) at the best online prices at eBay! Free shipping for many products!

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