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Published: 28 December 2017

304 Pages


ISBN: 9780190660383

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Republic in Peril

American Empire and the Betrayal of the Liberal Tradition

David C. Hendrickson

  • Controversially advocates for a return to liberalism, opposing critics who blame liberal ideology for America's current foreign policy failures
  • Argues that liberalism offers a powerful critique of US imperialism and military intervention
  • Traces America's departure from the republican liberal position through major episodes of US history from the past century
  • Asserts the value of the iso-internationalism that preceded Woodrow Wilson's presidency based on an in-depth knowledge of American foreign policy

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