By Piki Ish-Shalom
Political theorist Piki Ish-Shalom sketches the origins and early educational improvement of the Democratic Peace Thesis. He then specializes in the ways that numerous Democratic Peace Theories have been utilized by invoice Clinton and George W. Bush either to form and to justify U.S. overseas coverage, quite the U.S. stance at the Israeli-Palestinian scenario and the battle in Iraq. within the end, Ish-Shalom boldly confronts the query of ways a lot accountability theoreticians needs to endure for the political uses—and misuses—of their ideas.
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