Wilsonian Dream, Bosnian Reality

Bacevich, A. J.
October 1995
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Oct1995, Issue 56, p18
Focuses on the ineffectiveness of the efforts of the U.S. government to end the conflict in Bosnia during the 1990s and its impact on U.S. citizens. Failure of President Woodrow Wilson's conviction to promote democracy by engaging into world war; Implications of the dilemma that the U.S. faces in Bosnia for the post-Cold War U.S. policy; Influence of Wilson's idealism on the foreign policy's presumptive claim to moral superiority.


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