Notes and Comment
- remembering a giant. Richardson, Paul E. // Russian Life;May/Jun2005, Vol. 48 Issue 3, p64
The article focuses on the career of George F. Kennan, who reached the pinnacle of his diplomatic career. America's leading authority on Russia, he was appointed Ambassador to the Soviet Union. But it turned out Kennan hated the job, was disgusted with the namecalling of U.S.-Soviet relations,...
- THE SOURCES OF SOVIET CONDUCT. George, Kennan F. // Foreign Affairs;Spring87, Vol. 65 Issue 4, p852
Reprints "The Sources of Soviet Conduct," an article written by George F. Kennan under the pseudonym "X" and was originally published in "Foreign Affairs" journal in July 1947.
- AMERICA AND THE RUSSIAN FUTURE. Kennan, George F> // Foreign Affairs;Spring90, Vol. 69 Issue 2, p157
Excerpts from the article "America and the Russian Future," by George F. Kennan, published in the April 1951 issue of the periodical "Foreign Affairs," are presented.
- Questions and Answers. // New Republic;2/26/66, Vol. 154 Issue 9, p23
Presents the interview conducted by members of the U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee with George F. Kennan, former adviser to the U.S. Secretary of State, on February 10, 1966, regarding the U.S. military operations against communists in Vietnam. Impact of the Vietnamese Conflict on...
- The Great Foreign Policy Fight. Herken, Gregg // American Heritage;Apr/May86, Vol. 37 Issue 3, p]65
Focuses on Paul H. Nitze and George Kennan, architects of foreign policy under nine U.S. presidents. How they have disagreed over the issues in Russia, the atom bomb, and arms control; Background on both men; Kennan's term with the Foreign Service; How Kennan saw nuclear weapons as useless.
- World Peace Through Law--Two Decades Later. Kennan, George // Vital Speeches of the Day;12/15/81, Vol. 48 Issue 5, p137
Presents the text of a speech given by George Kennan, author and former U.S. ambassador to Soviet Union, on November 16, 1981, which deals with the subject of peace.
- George F. Kennan and the Birth of Containment. Iatrides, John O. // World Policy Journal;Fall2005, Vol. 22 Issue 3, p126
The article features the late George F. Kennan, a career diplomat, historian, and respected authority in Russia, and his strategy of containment. It offers information on the impact of Kennan on early postwar U.S. foreign policy. It also discusses the involvement of Kennan in the administration...
- Kennan Questions NATO Expansion. // Foreign Service Journal;May98, Vol. 75 Issue 5, p11
The article reports that the expansion of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) into Eastern Europe is in question by Ambassador George F. Kennan. Kennan believes that there was an understanding that Western countries would not take advantage of the strategic and political withdrawal of...
- The Case for "Integration" Haass, Richard N. // National Interest;Fall2005, Issue 81, p22
Asserts that the doctrine of integration is the appropriate doctrine for the U.S. foreign policy. Principle of containment according to George Kennan, principal architect of the doctrine of containment; Importance of a comprehensive foreign policy or national security doctrine; Disadvantages of...