This title was first published in 2002. This provocative volume explores key aspects of the contemporary relationship between the United States and the European powers as they attempt to address common issues as the international community enters a new millennium. Representing diverse perspectives, opinions, analyses and recommendations regarding the regional and global problems and opportunities confronted by both the United States and the Europeans, the book is particularly suitable for scholars and policy makers alike who contribute to ongoing discussions concerning this critical relationship.

chapter 1|54 pages

American National Interests and Objectives

ByHoward M. Hensel

chapter 3|20 pages

NATO After the Cold War 1

ByJoyce P. Kaufman

chapter 4|23 pages

NATO, the European Union, and European Security

ByRoger E. Kanet, Nouray V. Ibryamova

chapter 5|19 pages

Squaring the Circle? British Defence Policy in a Changing World

ByAndrew Dorman

chapter 6|15 pages

The Core and the Periphery of European Security Policy

ByGlen M. Segell

chapter 9|25 pages

Critiquing Traditional Responses to Cocaine and Heroin Trafficking

ByVorbach III Joseph E.

chapter 10|18 pages

Conclusion: The United States and Europe in a Globalizing World

ByDaniel S. Papp