Washington"s China

The National Security World, the Cold War, And the Origins of Globalism (Culture, Politics, and the Cold War) by James Peck

Publisher: University of Massachusetts Press

Written in English
Cover of: Washington
Published: Pages: 333 Downloads: 805
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Subjects:

  • International relations,
  • Political Ideologies - Communism & Socialism,
  • Foreign relations,
  • Political Science,
  • History - U.S,
  • United States - 20th Century,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • China,
  • USA,
  • Asia - China,
  • International Relations - General,
  • Cold War,
  • United States
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages333
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8605425M
ISBN 101558495363
ISBN 109781558495364

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Readers who want to know the mindset of Washington as they watched the Soviet Union falter in keeping China under their imperialist thumb would find this book interesting; Peck hones on to Cited by: 4.

Washington's China is a good book that goes through the National Security Council (N.S.C.) documents and shows how time and time again the U.S. government couldn't face the fact that China was acting independently of Russia during most of the Cold War.

At first, the U.S. government thought China was a puppet of Russia's and then later a junior partner.4/5. summary This book addresses a central question about the Cold War that has never been adequately resolved. Why did the United States go to such lengths not merely to “contain” the People’s Republic of China but to isolate it from all diplomatic, cultural, and economic ties to other nations.

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