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Author Halper, Stefan A.

Title The silence of the rational center : why American foreign policy is failing / Stefan Halper and Jonathan Clarke.

Publication Info. New York : Basic Books, [2007]
©2007

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 Manchester, Main Library - Non Fiction  327.73 HALPER    Check Shelf
Description vii, 312 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 267-291) and index.
Contents Introduction -- 1. The big idea in history -- 2. Three institutional failures -- 3. Cable news : accelerating the big idea -- 4. Think tanks -- 5. An unreliable elite -- 6. Elites and the use of force -- 7. Insurgency -- 8. The intelligence dilemma -- 9. The acid test -- 10. A return to rationality -- Postscript -- Notes -- Acknowledgments -- Index.
Subject United States -- Foreign relations -- 2001-2009.
Added Author Clarke, Jonathan, 1947-
ISBN 9780465011414 alkaline paper
0465011411 alkaline paper
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