The Resource America's global influence, Noël Merino, book editor

America's global influence, Noël Merino, book editor

Label
America's global influence
Title
America's global influence
Statement of responsibility
Noël Merino, book editor
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Presents essays with opposing viewpoints on how America has used its influence to achieve a global position through a mix of hard power and soft power
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
327.73
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E183.7
LC item number
.A57 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Merino, Noël
Series statement
Opposing viewpoints series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • Civilization
  • Culture and globalization
Target audience
adolescent
Label
America's global influence, Noël Merino, book editor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 224-226) and index
Contents
  • Ramesh Ponnuru
  • Belief in American exceptionalism is naïve and dangerous
  • Damon Linker
  • American leadership in the world should involve partnership
  • Bruce Jones,
  • Carlos Pascual,
  • Stephen John Stedman
  • America should not share sovereignty with other nations
  • John Bolton
  • Ch 1. What are some criticisms of America's global influence? : The
  • George W. Bush administration caused a decline in America's reputation worldwide
  • John Shattuck
  • The
  • Barack Obama administration has improved America's reputation worldwide
  • Pew Research Center
  • Belief in American exceptionalism should be conserved and celebrated
  • Richard Lowry,
  • Success in the Afghanistan war is necessary to protect America's reputation
  • Peter Brookes
  • Continuing the war in Afghanistan will harm America's reputation
  • Doug Bandow
  • The
  • United States should promote democracy to remain powerful
  • John M. Owen IV
  • The
  • United States should not promote democracy in the Islamic world
  • Andrew C. McCarthy
  • Ch 2. Is US military intervention around the globe good for America? :
  • US military power must be maintained for current and future interventions
  • Robert Kagan
  • US military power should be restrained and interventions avoided
  • Harvey M. Sapolsky,
  • Benjamin H. Friedman,
  • Eugene Gholz,
  • Daryl G. Press
  • Laurie A. Garrett
  • Ch 3. Are current US economic policies a good use of America's global influence? :
  • Economic sanctions on Iran are effective and should be increased
  • James Phillips
  • Economic sanctions on Iran are ineffective and should be decreased
  • Joy Gordon
  • US foreign aid does more harm than good
  • Ian Vasquez
  • US foreign aid is effective and should not be cut
  • Luis Martinez-Fernandez
  • The
  • export of American culture is increasingly harming America's reputation
  • Mortimer B. Zuckerman
  • America could improve its image by exporting finer cultural entertainment
  • Martha Bayles
  • Ch 4. What is the global impact of American culture? :
  • American culture is no longer the dominant culture in the world
  • Richard Pells
  • The
  • widespread export of American culture leads to anti-Americanism
  • The Economist
  • The
  • existence of a uniform global material culture masks differences
Control code
ocn707965507
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
238 p.
Isbn
9780737757088
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011021027
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1383662
  • (OCoLC)707965507
Label
America's global influence, Noël Merino, book editor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 224-226) and index
Contents
  • Ramesh Ponnuru
  • Belief in American exceptionalism is naïve and dangerous
  • Damon Linker
  • American leadership in the world should involve partnership
  • Bruce Jones,
  • Carlos Pascual,
  • Stephen John Stedman
  • America should not share sovereignty with other nations
  • John Bolton
  • Ch 1. What are some criticisms of America's global influence? : The
  • George W. Bush administration caused a decline in America's reputation worldwide
  • John Shattuck
  • The
  • Barack Obama administration has improved America's reputation worldwide
  • Pew Research Center
  • Belief in American exceptionalism should be conserved and celebrated
  • Richard Lowry,
  • Success in the Afghanistan war is necessary to protect America's reputation
  • Peter Brookes
  • Continuing the war in Afghanistan will harm America's reputation
  • Doug Bandow
  • The
  • United States should promote democracy to remain powerful
  • John M. Owen IV
  • The
  • United States should not promote democracy in the Islamic world
  • Andrew C. McCarthy
  • Ch 2. Is US military intervention around the globe good for America? :
  • US military power must be maintained for current and future interventions
  • Robert Kagan
  • US military power should be restrained and interventions avoided
  • Harvey M. Sapolsky,
  • Benjamin H. Friedman,
  • Eugene Gholz,
  • Daryl G. Press
  • Laurie A. Garrett
  • Ch 3. Are current US economic policies a good use of America's global influence? :
  • Economic sanctions on Iran are effective and should be increased
  • James Phillips
  • Economic sanctions on Iran are ineffective and should be decreased
  • Joy Gordon
  • US foreign aid does more harm than good
  • Ian Vasquez
  • US foreign aid is effective and should not be cut
  • Luis Martinez-Fernandez
  • The
  • export of American culture is increasingly harming America's reputation
  • Mortimer B. Zuckerman
  • America could improve its image by exporting finer cultural entertainment
  • Martha Bayles
  • Ch 4. What is the global impact of American culture? :
  • American culture is no longer the dominant culture in the world
  • Richard Pells
  • The
  • widespread export of American culture leads to anti-Americanism
  • The Economist
  • The
  • existence of a uniform global material culture masks differences
Control code
ocn707965507
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
238 p.
Isbn
9780737757088
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011021027
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1383662
  • (OCoLC)707965507

Library Locations

    • HCPL Bush Cypress Creek Borrow it
      6817 Cypresswood, Spring, TX, 77397, US
      29.9938544 -95.5435876
    • MCML Central Library - ConroeBorrow it
      104 I-45 North, Conroe, TX, 77301, US
      30.3101743 -95.46761830000001
    • HCPL KatyBorrow it
      5414 Franz Road, Katy, TX, 77493, US
      29.802125 -95.817885
    • LSC Montgomery LibraryBorrow it
      3200 College Park Drive, Conroe, TX, 77384, US
      30.20717 -95.46538
    • MCML Mitchell Library - West WoodlandsBorrow it
      8125 Ashlane Way, The Woodlands, TX, 77382, US
      30.18243 -95.56151
    • HCPL Maud MarksBorrow it
      1815 Westgreen Blvd, Katy, TX, 77450, US
      29.7567577 -95.7341852
    • HCPL North ChannelBorrow it
      15741 Wallisville Road, Houston, TX, 77049, US
      29.811158 -95.156969
    • HCPL NorthwestBorrow it
      11355 Regency Green Dr, Cypress, TX, 77429, US
      29.9625724 -95.5920461
    • HCPL Octavia FieldsBorrow it
      1503 South Houston Ave, Humble, TX, 77338, US
      29.980552 -95.2599819
    • HCPL Parker WilliamsBorrow it
      10851 Scarsdale Blvd, Houston, TX, 77089, US
      29.583953 -95.2150915
    • HCPL Spring BranchBorrow it
      930 Corbindale, Houston, TX, 77024, US
      29.78101 -95.512605
    • MCML South Regional Library - The WoodlandsBorrow it
      2101 Lake Robbins Dr., The Woodlands, TX, 77380, US
      30.162486 -95.46549
    • MCML RB Tullis Library - New CaneyBorrow it
      21569 USHwy 59, New Caney, TX, 77357, US
      30.132713 -95.227615
    • MCML CB Stewart Library - MontgomeryBorrow it
      202 Bessie Price Owen Drive, Montgomery, TX, 77356, US
      30.393393 -95.69149
Processing Feedback ...