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American foreign policy & moral rhetoric

David Little

American foreign policy & moral rhetoric

the example of Vietnam.

by David Little

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Published by Council on Religion and International Affairs in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Public opinion -- United States,
  • United States -- Foreign relations -- 20th century

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    SeriesCRIA special studies -- 206
    ContributionsCouncil on Religion and International Affairs.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE744 L59
    The Physical Object
    Pagination117 p. --
    Number of Pages117
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17198312M

    One of the most striking features of contemporary American politics is that political rhetoric is increasingly moralistic while the actual ability of governing systems to achieve moral ends is in decline. In his essay "Morality versus Moralism in Foreign Policy," Ernest Lefever distinguished the two qualities: "Morality is a synonym for. What is the first principle of American foreign policy? and openly admitted that America would pursue a foreign policy wholly devoid of ideals and moral content. rhetoric used to justify.

      The Cold War fundamentally redefined both the scope of U.S. foreign policy and the character of American society, including the way policymakers thought about religion. Jeremy Gunn argues that it was through the development of U.S. Cold War policy in the years following World War II that an "American national religion" was formed, the primary Author: Chris Seiple. Although sometimes decried by pundits, George W. Bush’s use of moral and religious rhetoric is far from unique in the American presidency. Throughout history and across party boundaries, presidents have used such appeals, with varying degrees of political success.

    Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Start by marking “Cloaked in Virtue: Unveiling Leo Strauss and the Rhetoric of American Foreign Policy /5.   Especially left wingers don’t seem to care very much about real results either in domestic policy or foreign policy. The moral rhetoric of an empty foreign policy? values of the American.


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