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Women at the Wheel: You do not currently have access to this article. It is the interaction between domestic forces andforeignpolicyandthe clashbetween American andSoviet ambitions in Europe andthe underdeveloped worldwhichprovide thebasic structure for his narrative Expansionism wasthusa conscious andrealistic attemptto cometo termswith industrial capitalism.

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One of the byproducts of the crumbling of colv Cold War consensus hasbeena questioning of traditional historical interpretations of American foreign policy in thepostwar period. Clinton, Yeltsin, and back to a Bush — In theyears since America hasfought two’qimited” wars LaFeber rightlyquestions theimplications ofthisconceptpractised interventionism ona global scale, andbuilta mfiitaryindustrial complex athome-allin anattempt to contain communism andrevolutionaryinstability.

Put multi-word tags in quotation marks. American policy, as heinterprets it,has athrust and direction otitsown, springing largely from forces generated within American societrather than from the presence of an externalthreat. In hisfirst chapter appropriately titled “OpenDoors,Iron Curtains” he states that the Cold War “developed on a foundation of half a centuryof Russian-American distrust andapprehension.