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Author Cooper, James.

Title The politics of diplomacy : U.S. Presidents and the Northern Ireland Conflict 1967-1998 / James Cooper.

Imprint Edinburgh : Edinburgh University Press, ©2017.

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Description 1 online resource (x, 269 pages).
Series Edinburgh studies in Anglo-American relations
Edinburgh studies in Anglo-American relations.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Intro -- Dedication -- Acknowledgements -- Author Biography -- Main Abbreviations and Acronyms -- Introduction -- 1 The Johnson, Nixon and Ford Administrations, 1963-77 -- 2 The Carter Administration, 1977-81 -- 3 The Reagan and Bush Administrations, 1981-93 -- 4 The Clinton Administration, 1993-2001 -- Conclusion -- Select Bibliography -- Index.
Summary Developed through the prism of the U.S. presidency, and drawing on American, British, and Irish archival material, this major study examines the administrations of John F. Kennedy, Lyndon Johnson, Richard Nixon, Gerald Ford, Jimmy Carter, Ronald Reagan, George H. W. Bush and Bill Clinton, tracing the attitudes of successive US presidents towards, and their involvement in, the Northern Ireland conflict. Investigates the involvement of presidents Kennedy, Lyndon Johnson, Nixon, Ford, Carter, Reagan, Bush and Clinton in the Northern Ireland Troubles. What influence did the Irish dimension have upon Anglo-American relations? Did the Special Relationship impact American and British handling of the ÃǾ²Ơ℗₋Troubles'? What motivated American policymaking towards Northern Ireland? These are just some of the questions dealt with in this fascinating account of Anglo-American relations and Northern Ireland. Developed through the prism of the U.S. presidency, and drawing on American, British, and Irish archival material, this major study examines the administrations of John F. Kennedy, Lyndon Johnson, Richard Nixon, Gerald Ford, Jimmy Carter, Ronald Reagan, George H. W. Bush and Bill Clinton, tracing the attitudes of successive US presidents towards, and their involvement in, the Northern Ireland conflict.
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Subject United States -- Foreign relations -- Northern Ireland.
Northern Ireland -- Foreign relations -- United States.
Northern Ireland -- Politics and government -- 20th century.
Chronological Term 1900-1999
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: 9781474402118 1474402119 (OCoLC)957140017
ISBN 9781474402125 (electronic bk.)
1474402127 (electronic bk.)
9781474402118
1474402119
9781474404976 (epub)