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Author Heale, M. J

Title Contemporary America : power, dependency, and globalization since 1980 / M.J. Heale

Publ Info Chichester, West Sussex, U.K. ; Malden, Mass. : Wiley-Blackwell, 2011
LOCATION CALL # STATUS NOTE
 CCE Main Collection  E839.5 .H43 2011    AVAILABLE
 RWU Main Library  E839.5 .H43 2011    AVAILABLE
 Salve Main Collection  E839.5 .H43 2011    AVAILABLE
Descript xiii, 312 pages ; 23 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Series History of the contemporary world
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [286]-295) and index
Contents Losing control : the United States in 1980 -- Borrowing as a way of life : a dependent economy and a fragmenting society -- Strangers in the land : open borders and American identity -- Glad morning again : a Reagan revolution? -- Reviving and winning the Cold War -- The morning after : the limitations of conservatism -- Gentleman George, culture wars, and the return of malaise -- Groping for a new world order -- The era of globalization -- Porous borders and global warming -- The new age of Bill Clinton -- Democracy for the world -- The Comeback Kid v. the Gringrich who stole Christmas -- Since 2001 : decade of crises
LC subject United States -- Politics and government -- 1945-1989
United States -- Politics and government -- 1989-
United States -- Foreign relations -- 1945-1989
United States -- Foreign relations -- 1989-
ISBN 9781405136402 (hardcover : alk. paper)
1405136405 (hardcover : alk. paper)
9781405136419 (pbk. : alk. paper)
1405136413 (pbk. : alk. paper)
ISBN/ISSN 40019561857