Alexander L. George was professor emeritus at Stanford University in 1993. He is the author or editor of fourteen books.
Bridging the gap that separates the two cultures of academia and policymaking is the central purpose of this pathbreaking study.
George examines seven cases--from Pearl Harbor to the Persian Gulf--in which the United States has used coercive diplomacy in the past half-century.
Can Russia and the United States really move beyond their bitter Cold War rivalry to a genuinely cooperative relationship?