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Presidential risk behavior in foreign policy

prudence or peril?

by William A. Boettcher

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Published by Palgrave Macmillan in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Presidents -- United States -- Decision making -- Case studies,
  • Presidents -- United States -- Psychology -- Case studies,
  • Risk-taking (Psychology) -- Political aspects -- United States -- Case studies,
  • United States -- Foreign relations -- 1945-1989 -- Decision making -- Case studies

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [190]-201) and index

    Statementby William A. Boettcher III
    GenreCase studies
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJK516 .B64 2005
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 214 p. :
    Number of Pages214
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17150413M
    ISBN 101403968543
    LC Control Number2004058691

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Using structured, focused comparison, he examines six foreign policy cases from the Truman and Eisenhower administrations to explore how aspirations, fears, time pressures, and other factors influence risk taking.

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About this book Introduction Bringing together research on the situational determinants of risk propensity and on individual personality predispositions, Boettcher draws on findings from political science, psychology, economics, business, and sociology to develop a Risk Explanation Framework (REF) to study the 'person in the situation'.

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This book aims at gauging whether the nature of US foreign policy decision-making has changed after the Cold War as radically as a large body of literature seems to suggest, and develops a new framework to interpret presidential decision-making in foreign policy.

It locates the study of risk in US foreign policy in a wider intellectual landscape that draws on contemporary debates in historiography, international relations and Presidential studies. In book: Analyzing Foreign Policy - 2nd edition, pp the United States become embroiled in the V ietnam W ar despite President aspects of the foreign policy behavior of states or Author: Derek Beach.

Foreign policy, general objectives that guide the activities and relationships of one state in its interactions with other states. The development of foreign policy is influenced by domestic considerations, the policies or behavior of other states, or plans to advance specific geopolitical designs.

The president’s foreign affairs powers are certainly not absolute, and if the case ends up in court, invoking privilege on these grounds is not a slam dunk for the White House.

This book is essentially, and fundamentally, about the nature and struc-ture of risk-taking behavior. Risk is a central feature in everyday life. We all take risks all the time, often in ways we do not even recognize. In many foreign policy.

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