The Congressional Role in U.S. Military Policy
Barry M. Blechman shows that Congress has both a constitutional basis and political incentives to play a role in forming U.S. military policy. He argues that acceptance of these roles by the executive branch could streamline the congressional process, reduce negative aspects of congressional interventions, and permit the legislature to carry out its constitutional responsibilities more effectively.
Congress and the Cold War, Robert David Johnson Reviewed by Barry M. Blechman
Soft Power: The Means to Success in World Politics, Joseph S. Nye, Jr. Reviewed by Barry M. Blechman
How Democracies Lose Small Wars: State, Society, and the Failures of France in Algeria, Israel in Lebanon, and the United States in Vietnam, Gil Merom Reviewed by Barry M. Blechman
Civil Wars and Foreign Powers: Outside Intervention in Intrastate Conflict, Patrick M. Regan Reviewed by Barry M. Blechman
Defining Moment: The Threat and Use of Force in American Foreign Policy, Barry M. Blechman and Tamara Cofman Wittesmore by this author
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