America Responds to Terrorism

America Responds to Terrorism by Karen A. Feste
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ISBN
9780230623569
Date Released
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Hardcover
Pages
276
Dimensions
140 x 210 x 20mm

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"What policy is best for the United States to reduce the threat of Islamic extremist terrorism? Recent American presidents have applied alternative conflict resolution approaches. Clinton practiced conflict avoidance, talking tough but rarely retaliatingagainst anti-American terrorist attacks. G. W. Bush adopted a fighter approach and the Global War on Terrorism and military interventions in Afghanistan and Iraq reflect this strategy. Obama introduced a third alternative: problem solving and extending peaceful overtures while keeping up resistance. Will the strategy succeed? Feste analyzes presidential rhetoric on counterterrorism policy through the lens of issue framing, enemy aggression, self -hardship, and victimization expressed in a variety of speeches delivered by these chief executives to highlight and compare their conflict resolution strategies"--
ISBN:
9780230623569
Publication Date:
15 / 04 / 2011
Pages:
276
Dimensions:
140 x 210 x 20mm

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