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By Karin L. Stanford

Past the bounds is the 1st book-length research of Jesse Jackson's foreign actions and foreign-policy time table. It locates Jackson's efforts in the context of citizen international relations often and African-American involvement in overseas affairs really. Jackson's expeditions to Syria, relevant the United States, and Cuba, in the course of his 1984 presidential election bid, and his 1986 journey to Southern Africa are mentioned intimately. Drawing on interviews, 1984 Jackson crusade records, and press debts, Karin L. Stanford indicates that Jackson's overseas forays aren't precise or remarkable yet belong to a practice of citizen international relations as outdated because the Republic.

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