Piero Gleijeses, Ph.D.

Professor of American Foreign Policy
American Foreign Policy

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Expertise
Topics
American Foreign Policy
Languages
Afrikaans
French
German
Italian
Portuguese
Russian
Spanish

Background and Education

Awards include Guggenheim and MacArthur fellowships and Medal of Friendship from the Council of State of the Republic of Cuba; Ph.D., international relations, Graduate Institute of International Studies, Geneva. Publications Visions of Freedom: Havana, Washington, Pretoria and the Struggle for Southern Africa, 1976-1991 (2013); The Cuban Drumbeat: Castro's Worldview (2009); Cuba y África: Historia común de lucha y sangre, co-author (2007); Conflicting Missions: Havana, Washington and Africa, 1959-1976 (2002), which won the 2002 Robert Ferrell Prize from the Society for Historians of American Foreign Relations; Shattered Hope: The Guatemalan Revolution and the United States (1991); Politics and Culture in Guatemala (1988); Tilting at Windmills: Reagan in Central America (1982); The Dominican Crisis: The 1965 Constitutionalist Revolt and American Intervention (1978); articles in numerous newspapers and professional journals

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  1. February 5, 2014

    Prerogatives of Power

  2. January 14, 2014

    Why South Africa Loves Cuba