"This book provides a clear, well-written and stimulating guide to key debates and issues in contemporary US foreign policy. It will both inform and provoke debate about this hugely important, and equally controversial, subject." Professor Mark Phythian, University of Leicester, UK This book delivers on its promise of being lively and opinionated. In addition it is thoughtful and well-informed. These esteemed academics tackle the key issues of the day with aplomb.