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A New Deal for the World

America’s Vision for Human Rights

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$33.50 • £26.95 • €30.00

ISBN 9780674025363

Publication Date: 09/30/2007


480 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

30 halftones

Belknap Press


  • Introduction: Charting a New Course for Human Rights
  • I. Somewhere in the Atlantic, August 1941
    • 1. The Ghost of Woodrow Wilson
    • 2. Forging a New American Multilateralism
  • II. Bretton Woods, July 1944
    • 3. The Perils of Economic Planning
    • 4. Investing in Global Stability
  • III. San Francisco, June 1945
    • 5. The Chimera of Collective Security
    • 6. Learning to Work Together by Working Together
  • IV. Nuremberg, August 1945
    • 7. The Limits of Law
    • 8. Internationalizing New Deal Justice
  • V. America in the World
    • 9. Forgotten Legacies of the Atlantic Charter
    • 10. An Expanding Vision of the National Interest
  • Atlantic Charter
  • Notes
  • Bibliography
  • Acknowledgments
  • Index

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