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📒Overthrow ✍ Stephen Kinzer

✏Book Title : Overthrow
✏Author : Stephen Kinzer
✏Publisher : Macmillan
✏Release Date : 2007-02-06
✏Pages : 384
✏ISBN : 9780805082401
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Overthrow Book Summary : Offers a narrative history of the role of the U.S. in a series of coups, revolutions, and invasions that toppled fourteen foreign governments, from the overthrow of the Hawaiian monarchy in 1893 to the 2003 war in Iraq, and examines the sometimes disastrous long-term repercussions of such operations. Reprint.

📒Elite White Men Ruling ✍ Joe R. Feagin

✏Book Title : Elite White Men Ruling
✏Author : Joe R. Feagin
✏Publisher : Taylor & Francis
✏Release Date : 2017-04-07
✏Pages : 318
✏ISBN : 9781317276555
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Elite White Men Ruling Book Summary : This book examines the “who, what, when, where, and how” of elite-white-male dominance in U.S. and global society. In spite of their domination in the United States and globally that we document herein, elite white men have seldom been called out and analyzed as such. They have received little to no explicit attention with regard to systemic racism issues, as well as associated classism and sexism issues. Almost all public and scholarly discussions of U.S. racism fail to explicitly foreground elite white men or to focus specifically on how their interlocking racial, class, and gender statuses affect their globally powerful decisionmaking. Some of the power positions of these elite white men might seem obvious, but they are rarely analyzed for their extraordinary significance. While the principal focus of this book is on neglected research and policy questions about the elite-white-male role and dominance in the system of racial oppression in the United States and globally, because of their positioning at the top of several societal hierarchies the authors periodically address their role and dominance in other oppressive (e.g., class, gender) hierarchies.

✏Book Title : The Untold History of the United States
✏Author : Oliver Stone
✏Publisher : Simon and Schuster
✏Release Date : 2012-10-30
✏Pages : 784
✏ISBN : 9781451616446
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The Untold History of the United States Book Summary : “Indispensable… There is much here to reflect upon.” —President Mikhail Gorbachev “As riveting, eye-opening, and thought-provoking as any history book you will ever read. . . . Can’t recommend it highly enough.” —Glenn Greenwald, The Guardian “Finally, a book with the guts to challenge the accepted narrative of recent American history.” —Bill Maher The New York Times bestselling companion to the Showtime documentary series now streaming on Netflix, updated to cover the past five years. A PEOPLE’S HISTORY OF THE AMERICAN EMPIRE In this riveting companion to their astonishing documentary series—including a new chapter and new photos covering Obama’s second term, Trump’s first year and a half, climate change, nuclear winter, Korea, Russia, Iran, China, Lybia, ISIS, Syria, and more—Academy Award–winning director Oliver Stone and renowned historian Peter Kuznick challenge prevailing orthodoxies to reveal the dark truth about the rise and fall of American imperialism.

📒Guerrilla Diplomacy ✍ Daryl Copeland

✏Book Title : Guerrilla diplomacy
✏Author : Daryl Copeland
✏Publisher : Lynne Rienner Pub
✏Release Date : 2009
✏Pages : 310
✏ISBN : UOM:39015080881850
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Guerrilla diplomacy Book Summary : Daryl Copeland charts the course for a new kind of diplomacy, one in tune with the demands of todayżs interconnected, technology driven world.Eschewing platitudes and broadly rethinking issues of security and development, Copeland provides the tools needed to frame and manage issues ranging from climate change to pandemic disease to asymmetrical conflict and weapons of mass destruction. The essential keystone of his approach is the modern diplomat, able to nimbly engage with a plethora of new international actors and happier mixing with the population than mingling with colleagues inside embassy walls.Through the lens of Guerilla Diplomacy, Copeland offers both a call to action and an alternative approach to understanding contemporary international relations.

✏Book Title : The Brothers John Foster Dulles Allen Dulles and Their Secret World War
✏Author : Stephen Kinzer
✏Publisher : Macmillan
✏Release Date : 2013-10-01
✏Pages : 416
✏ISBN : 9781429953528
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The Brothers John Foster Dulles Allen Dulles and Their Secret World War Book Summary : A joint biography of John Foster Dulles and Allen Dulles, who led the United States into an unseen war that decisively shaped today's world During the 1950s, when the Cold War was at its peak, two immensely powerful brothers led the United States into a series of foreign adventures whose effects are still shaking the world. John Foster Dulles was secretary of state while his brother, Allen Dulles, was director of the Central Intelligence Agency. In this book, Stephen Kinzer places their extraordinary lives against the background of American culture and history. He uses the framework of biography to ask: Why does the United States behave as it does in the world? The Brothers explores hidden forces that shape the national psyche, from religious piety to Western movies—many of which are about a noble gunman who cleans up a lawless town by killing bad guys. This is how the Dulles brothers saw themselves, and how many Americans still see their country's role in the world. Propelled by a quintessentially American set of fears and delusions, the Dulles brothers launched violent campaigns against foreign leaders they saw as threats to the United States. These campaigns helped push countries from Guatemala to the Congo into long spirals of violence, led the United States into the Vietnam War, and laid the foundation for decades of hostility between the United States and countries from Cuba to Iran. The story of the Dulles brothers is the story of America. It illuminates and helps explain the modern history of the United States and the world. A Kirkus Reviews Best Nonfiction Book of 2013

📒All The Shah S Men ✍ Stephen Kinzer

✏Book Title : All the Shah s Men
✏Author : Stephen Kinzer
✏Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
✏Release Date : 2003
✏Pages : 258
✏ISBN : 9780470185490
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏All the Shah s Men Book Summary : A new edition of the best-selling study of the Iran-U.S. conflict traces the events leading to the 1953 coup in Iran, noting the reasons behind the U.S.'s covert operations under the joint authority of Eisenhower and Churchill, the orchestrations of prime minister Mossadegh and CIA officer Kermit Roosevelt, the coup's ongoing consequences, and future conflict. Original.

✏Book Title : Military Review
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✏Release Date : 2010
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✏ISBN : OSU:32435083446468
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Military Review Book Summary :

✏Book Title : Center for the Army Profession and Ethic
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✏Release Date : 2010
✏Pages : 120
✏ISBN : UCLA:L0104172952
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

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✏Book Title : Military Review July August 2008
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✏Release Date : 2008
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✏ISBN : UCLA:L0099691115
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

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✏Book Title : Public Policy in the United States
✏Author : Mark E. Rushefsky
✏Publisher : M E Sharpe Incorporated
✏Release Date : 2008
✏Pages : 475
✏ISBN : STANFORD:36105123387883
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Public Policy in the United States Book Summary : This widely respected text offers a unique dualistic view of the policy process. First, it introduces readers to the American approach to public policy making as it has been shaped by our political institutions, changing circumstances, and ideology. Second, it informs readers concisely and even-handedly about U.S. policies in eight major policy realms, with well selected illustrations, case studies, and study questions. In addition to providing analytical tools and empirical information, the book imparts an appreciation of the widely shared but often competing values that must be balanced and rebalanced in the ongoing policy-making process, affecting issues of the highest concern to the American public. For this new edition, all of the policy chapters, especially those on economic policy, foreign policy, the environment, and education, have been very substantially revised and updated.