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  • Author:
    David Callahan
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    0809016109
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    Hill and Wang; First Edition edition (October 30, 1998)
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    288 pages
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Xiii, 273 pages ; 24 cm. "In this new book, David Callahan offers a thorough history of ethnic conflicts both before and after the fall of Communism

Xiii, 273 pages ; 24 cm. "In this new book, David Callahan offers a thorough history of ethnic conflicts both before and after the fall of Communism. He outlines the failures and successes of American diplomacy's haphazard approaches to this strife, and offers compelling evidence of the need for a consistent American policy toward ethnic conflict, a policy that should extend beyond the peace of individual countries to international trade, economics, the environment, and more.

Unwinnable Wars: American. has been added to your Cart. Written during Callahan's tenure as a visiting scholar at the Twentieth Century Fund, Unwinnable Wars explores in considerable detail the growing importance of self-determination movements at the end of the 20th century, and offers criteria for the United States to use when judging appropriate responses to these movements. Callahan systematically assesses how well the . has done in predicting and understanding significant conflicts in the 1990s, considering specific cases of American leadership interventions, war-crimes indictments, and direct mediation.

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American Power and Ethnic Conflict. A primer for American responses to ethnic conflicts, past, present, and future. Bosnia, Rwanda, Chechnya-these names reverberate in the news for good and uring reasons as examples of a "new tribalism. But ethnic conflict has always been with us. In this timely and important book, David Callahan offers a thorough history of twentieth-century ethnic conflicts, an analysis of the failures and successes of American involvement in them, and recommations for American actions in the future. Connect with the author.

Unwinnable Wars: American Power and Ethnic Conflict New York : Hill and Wang, 1998, ISBN 9780809016105, OCLC 40224406.

In a New York Times profile, Chris Hedges called Callahan "a new liberal with old values. Callahan has appeared on hundreds of radio and television programs to discuss The Cheating Culture. He has also lectured widely on the book to business groups and university audiences, frequently as a keynote speaker. Unwinnable Wars: American Power and Ethnic Conflict New York : Hill and Wang, 1998, ISBN 9780809016105, OCLC 40224406.

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But ethnic conflict has always been with us. Farrar, Straus and Giroux.

Callahan's book is a sober look at the mindset and condition of US policy makers in the face of ethnic conflict. He describes well the opportunity for policy makers to recognize that the traditional tools of diplomacy may no longer be adequate for dealing with these situations. While traditional diplomacy has historically been able to avoid the troubles of enthicly based conflict via strong military occupation (.

Previously, he was a Senior Fellow at Demos, a public policy group based in New York City that he co-founded in 1999. He is also an author and lecturer. He is best known as the author of the books The Givers and The Cheating Culture. In April 2017, Alfred A. Knopf published Callahan's book The Givers: Wealth, Power, and Philanthropy in a New Gilded Age, which looked at top philanthropists such as Michael Bloomberg and Mark Zuckerberg.

Sanya Popović, "Unwinnable Wars: American Power and Ethnic Conflict. Evaluating the Conflict-Reducing Effect of UN Peacekeeping Operations. David Callahan," The Journal of Politics 61, no. 1 (Fe. 1999): 277-278. Of all published articles, the following were the most read within the past 12 months. Hajnal et al. The Parties in Our Heads: Misperceptions about Party Composition and Their Consequences. Hegre et al. The Delegate Paradox: Why Polarized Politicians Can Represent Citizens Best.

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A primer for American responses to ethnic conflicts, past, present, and future.Bosnia, Rwanda, Chechnya--these names reverberate in the news for good and uring reasons as examples of a "new tribalism." But ethnic conflict has always been with us. In this timely and important book, David Callahan offers a thorough history of twentieth-century ethnic conflicts, an analysis of the failures and successes of American involvement in them, and recommations for American actions in the future.