Academic Commons

Essays

Basing Headaches: Why US Overseas Deployments Are Becoming Increasingly Contentious

Cooley, Alexander A.

Over the last few years, we have seen significant protests against the US basing presence erupt worldwide. "Base politics" such as this are intimately connected to local political developments. US planners nevertheless can certainly draw some important lessons about how to minimize political disputes over current and future overseas facilities.

Files

More About This Work

Academic Units
Political Science (Barnard College)
Published Here
February 2, 2012
Academic Commons provides global access to research and scholarship produced at Columbia University, Barnard College, Teachers College, Union Theological Seminary and Jewish Theological Seminary. Academic Commons is managed by the Columbia University Libraries.