Accession Number : ADA194278

Title :   Book Analysis of Containing the Soviet Union.

Descriptive Note : Student rept.,

Corporate Author : AIR COMMAND AND STAFF COLL MAXWELL AFB AL

Personal Author(s) : Merritt, Michael L

PDF Url : ADA194278

Report Date : Apr 1988

Pagination or Media Count : 38

Abstract : This paper is a book analysis of Containing the Soviet Union: A Critique of U.S. Policy', edited by Terry L. Deibel and John Lewis Gaddis. The book is a collection of articles that offers different perspectives on the past and future of the policy of containment. The paper provides background to the policy of containment and briefly traces its evolution. The paper concludes the idea of containment will continue to be an important part of U.S. foreign policy, and proposes what the policy of containment should look like during the remainder of this decade and into the 1990s.

Descriptors :   *FOREIGN POLICY, BOOKS, USSR, INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS, PUBLIC OPINION, ECONOMICS, PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION, UNITED STATES

Subject Categories : Government and Political Science
      Information Science

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE