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US will use military force to protect interests in the Persian Gulf.
A system in which a group of nations acts as one to preserve the peace of all
American policy of resisting further expansion of communism around the world
French word meaning an easing of tensions between the world's superpowers during the Cold War
An 1807 law that imposed a total ban on foreign trade
the U.S. would stay engaged in foreign affairs
pledges U.S. action to promote expansion of democracy and free trade
An overarching vision that defines and guides a nation's foreign policy.
British practice of taking American sailors and forcing them into military service
the use of information technology to obtain a competitive advantage over a competitor.
A national policy of avoiding involvement in world affairs
the belief that the United States was destined by God to extend its boundaries to the Pacific Ocean
A United States program of economic aid for the reconstruction of Europe
The close association of the federal government, the military, and defense industries
American policy of discouraging European intervention in the Western Hemisphere
The policy of emphasizing morality in foreign affairs
The situation in which nations act together in response to problems and crises.
the U.S. will not do the majority of fighting in countries threatened by communism, will provide aid
The policy of taking advantage of a situation for national gain.
Reagan's belief in stopping Communism before it enslaved a country
Addition to the Monroe Doctrine asserting America's right to intervene in Latin American affairs
A national policy of acting without consulting others.
War Powers Act
Limits the presidents ability to send troops over seas
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