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The Resource Perilous partners : the benefits and pitfalls of America's alliances with authoritarian regimes, Ted Galen Carpenter and Malou Innocent

Perilous partners : the benefits and pitfalls of America's alliances with authoritarian regimes, Ted Galen Carpenter and Malou Innocent

Label
Perilous partners : the benefits and pitfalls of America's alliances with authoritarian regimes
Title
Perilous partners
Title remainder
the benefits and pitfalls of America's alliances with authoritarian regimes
Statement of responsibility
Ted Galen Carpenter and Malou Innocent
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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Carpenter, Ted Galen
Dewey number
327.73009/04
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E840
LC item number
.C366 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Innocent, Malou
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Authoritarianism
  • Alliances
  • Alliances
  • Authoritarianism
  • Diplomatic relations
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
Label
Perilous partners : the benefits and pitfalls of America's alliances with authoritarian regimes, Ted Galen Carpenter and Malou Innocent
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 505-597) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Washington's questionable Cold War allies -- Uncle Sam's backyard: friendly Latin American strongmen -- Chiang Kai-Shek: America's troublesome "free world" client -- A preference for authoritarians: Washington backs South Korean dictators -- From Jinnah to jihad: Washington's Cold War relations with Pakistan -- Cold War to Holy War: the U.S.-Saudi alliance -- Subverting democracy: supporting the Shah of Iran -- Navigating a quagmire: sustaining South Vietnamese dictators -- Heart of darkness: U.S. policy toward Mobutu's dictatorship in Zaire -- Flying blind in Manila: enabling Ferdinand Marcos -- The "good communists": Tito and Ceaușescu -- Playing the China card: strategic rapprochement with Beijing -- America's authoritarian partners after 9/11 -- Pyramid of cards: Washington's policy toward Egypt from Mubarak to El-Sisi -- From "golden chain" to Arab Spring: the sordid tale of U.S.-Saudi relations -- Janus-faced partners: America and Pakistan after 9/11 -- Tangled trails of the Silk Road: Washington and Central Asia's tyrants -- Closing the values gap: protecting security, preserving values
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
ix, 622 pages
Isbn
9781939709707
Lccn
2015025181
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)915056929
  • 2164026
  • (OCoLC)915056929
  • (OCoLC)ocn915056929
  • 2164026
Label
Perilous partners : the benefits and pitfalls of America's alliances with authoritarian regimes, Ted Galen Carpenter and Malou Innocent
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 505-597) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Washington's questionable Cold War allies -- Uncle Sam's backyard: friendly Latin American strongmen -- Chiang Kai-Shek: America's troublesome "free world" client -- A preference for authoritarians: Washington backs South Korean dictators -- From Jinnah to jihad: Washington's Cold War relations with Pakistan -- Cold War to Holy War: the U.S.-Saudi alliance -- Subverting democracy: supporting the Shah of Iran -- Navigating a quagmire: sustaining South Vietnamese dictators -- Heart of darkness: U.S. policy toward Mobutu's dictatorship in Zaire -- Flying blind in Manila: enabling Ferdinand Marcos -- The "good communists": Tito and Ceaușescu -- Playing the China card: strategic rapprochement with Beijing -- America's authoritarian partners after 9/11 -- Pyramid of cards: Washington's policy toward Egypt from Mubarak to El-Sisi -- From "golden chain" to Arab Spring: the sordid tale of U.S.-Saudi relations -- Janus-faced partners: America and Pakistan after 9/11 -- Tangled trails of the Silk Road: Washington and Central Asia's tyrants -- Closing the values gap: protecting security, preserving values
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
ix, 622 pages
Isbn
9781939709707
Lccn
2015025181
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)915056929
  • 2164026
  • (OCoLC)915056929
  • (OCoLC)ocn915056929
  • 2164026

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