Политика ограничения военного экспорта США при президенте Дж. Картере: программа, цели, механизм
Human rights advocacy has evolved into a legitimate foreign policy priority of the contemporary United States. The values and beliefs behind this concern are endorsed by a variety of American NGOs. The paper looks at American human rights advocacy and its impact on foreign policy decision-making. Human rights groups constitute a powerful independent lobby sector, whose success must be attributed to the unique nature of the American political culture. The article analyses the industrys specific characteristics and offers a classification of NGOs based on their mission, activities and lobbying profile.
The collection includes articles by foreign and domestic authors , devoted to the problems of domestic and foreign policy of the USA , the general methods of teaching history. Studied subjects related to American federalism , government policy to support small and medium-sized businesses , the pacifist movement in the U.S. . Circle studied problems of U.S. foreign policy covers the interwar , wartime and postwar period, including a newly raised questions about the origins and consequences of the " Cold War ," about the U.S. China policy . For researchers , teachers, students in the humanities faculties, all interested in the history of the United States.
This article considers main institutes and actors which influence on forming the US’ foreign policy. Author also mentions role of mass media and think tanks as forming factor of public opinion and foreign policy.
The twenty years period that had started in the 1990-s has marked the period of financial and economic activism in US foreign policy. Americam wekkbeing has been to a large extent been formed by the US policy in regard to international financial and monetary intstitutions, the dollarization policy, the promotion of ecomomic liberalism. Political and economic might of United States combined with the hegemonic position in the world financial and economnic system helped United States build the global economnic order which to a degree fits everybody's interests, but first and foremost - US interests.
Articles and presentations of Russian researchers, dedicating to different aspects of the United States foreign and domestic policy, actual issues of American historiography, problems of history of literature, linguistics and pedagogy are include in the book. For scholars, teachers, students, for everyone who is interested in the problems of American studies.