TITLE

Distant Shores

AUTHOR(S)
Beinart, Peter
PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
New Republic;1/17/2005, Vol. 232 Issue 1, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Analyzes the U.S. response to the tsunamis in southeast Asia. View that the U.S. humanitarian response has been positive despite an initially low monetary offer; Analysis of the response of conservatives in the U.S.; Impact of the tsunami on political and social conditions in southeast Asia; View that American conservatives focus too heavily on domestic matters and neglect international matters; Argument that conservative response to the tsunami demonstrates conservative trends toward isolationism; Criticism for U.S. foreign policy and relations with other countries.
ACCESSION #
15590734

 

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