1. In Search of American Foreign Policy: A Thematic Introduction. 2. Pattern & Process in American Foreign Policy: An Analytical Perspective. 3. Principle, Power, & Pragmatism: The Goals of the American Foreign Policy in Historical Perspective. 4. Instruments of Global Influence: Military Might & Interventionism. 5. Instruments of Global Influence: Covert Activities, Foreign Aid, Sanctions & Public Diplomacy. 6. Principle, Power & Pragmatism in the Twenty-First Century: The International Political System in Transition. 7. World Political Economy in Transition: Opportunities & Constraints in a Globalizing World Political Economy. 8. Americans' Values, Beliefs & Preferences: Political Culture & Public Opinion in Foreign Policy. 9. The Transmission of Values, Beliefs & Preferences: Interest Groups, Mass Media & Presidential Elections. 10. Presidential Preeminence in Foreign Policy Making. 11. The Foreign Policy Bureaucracy and Foreign Policy Making. 12. Congress and Foreign Policy Making. 13. The Process of Decision Making: Roles, Rationality, & the Impact of Bureaucratic Organizations. 14. Leader Characteristics and Foreign Policy Performance. 15. Beyond Bush: The Future of American Foreign Policy.