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The Resource Woodrow Wilson and Harry Truman : mission and power in American foreign policy, Anne R. Pierce, (electronic resource)

Woodrow Wilson and Harry Truman : mission and power in American foreign policy, Anne R. Pierce, (electronic resource)

Label
Woodrow Wilson and Harry Truman : mission and power in American foreign policy
Title
Woodrow Wilson and Harry Truman
Title remainder
mission and power in American foreign policy
Statement of responsibility
Anne R. Pierce
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Recurring throughout our history are the ideas that repressive governments are doomed to failure; that liberty is a motivating force; that freedom comes with responsibilities and must be guided by principles; that the example of our democracy is a challenge to all forms of political repression and an inspiration to those desiring to be free. Wilson and Truman took these ideas as the starting point for their policy formulation and pronouncements. Truman both acknowledged his indebtedness to Wilson and learned from his mistakes. This study places the two presidents within the broader American tr
Action
digitized
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
OCLCE
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1956-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pierce, Anne R.
Dewey number
327.73/009/041
Index
index present
LC call number
E768
LC item number
.P45 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Wilson, Woodrow
  • Truman, Harry S
  • Truman, Harry S
  • Wilson, Woodrow
  • Wilson, Woodrow
  • Truman, Harry S
  • Truman, Harry S
  • Wilson, Woodrow
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • Political Science
  • History
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • Diplomatic relations
  • Diplomatic relations
  • United States
  • États-Unis
  • États-Unis
  • Weltordnung
  • Außenpolitik
  • USA
Label
Woodrow Wilson and Harry Truman : mission and power in American foreign policy, Anne R. Pierce, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 291-294) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Woodrow Wilson. The invigoration of principles and the assertion of power: a new president takes charge ; Passive in arms but active in words: the American neutral as teacher and redeemer ; American principles on trial: words accompany arms to the battlefront ; The expansion of democratic war aims: self-determination and the disintegration of empires ; The bittersweet legacy of ideas: Wilson leaves an indelible mark -- Harry Truman. The lessons of two world wars: Truman emends and enhances the internationalist tradition ; Containment with a Wilsonian twist: power-politics and the democratic mission rendered compatible ; The problematic moralism of United States foreign policy: Germany, Czechoslovakia, and Yugoslavia ; The increasing disparity between long-term hopes and short-term goals: NSC-68, NATO, and Point Four ; The ongoing importance of Wilson's and Truman's views and achievements regarding the mission and power of the United States
Control code
ocn657425905
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 302 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780313389580
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
31A29C3A-1924-4405-AE0D-319971B4A3FC
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o657425905
  • (OCoLC)657425905
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Woodrow Wilson and Harry Truman : mission and power in American foreign policy, Anne R. Pierce, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 291-294) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Woodrow Wilson. The invigoration of principles and the assertion of power: a new president takes charge ; Passive in arms but active in words: the American neutral as teacher and redeemer ; American principles on trial: words accompany arms to the battlefront ; The expansion of democratic war aims: self-determination and the disintegration of empires ; The bittersweet legacy of ideas: Wilson leaves an indelible mark -- Harry Truman. The lessons of two world wars: Truman emends and enhances the internationalist tradition ; Containment with a Wilsonian twist: power-politics and the democratic mission rendered compatible ; The problematic moralism of United States foreign policy: Germany, Czechoslovakia, and Yugoslavia ; The increasing disparity between long-term hopes and short-term goals: NSC-68, NATO, and Point Four ; The ongoing importance of Wilson's and Truman's views and achievements regarding the mission and power of the United States
Control code
ocn657425905
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 302 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780313389580
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
31A29C3A-1924-4405-AE0D-319971B4A3FC
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o657425905
  • (OCoLC)657425905
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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