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United States Policy Towards Indonesia in the Truman and Eisenhower Years

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United States Policy Towards Indonesia in the Truman and Eisenhower Years by Andrew Roadnight
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An analysis of US policy towards Indonesian nationalism that concludes Truman's support for independence was based on his Cold War priorities and not principled backing for self-determination and reveals Eisenhower's New Look led to a disastrous CIA-backed intervention, propelling Indonesia towards the Soviet bloc. Exposing the extent of Australian influence on US policy, this account reveals how the personal prejudices of Eisenhoewr and John Foster Dulles undermined the notion of rational policymaking.

Author Biography

ANDREW ROADNIGHT is Research Assistant in the Department of History, University of Warwick.
Release date NZ
June 19th, 2002
Country of Publication
United Kingdom
Illustrations
XIV, 253 p.
Imprint
Palgrave Macmillan
Pages
253
Dimensions
140x216x20
ISBN-13
9780333793152
Product ID
2245806

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