By Eric Hershberg, William M. LeoGrande (eds.)
This publication explores the various results of Presidents Obama and Castro brokering a rapprochement among the us and Cuba after greater than part a century of estrangement. fiscal, political, social, and cultural dynamics are analyzed in obtainable style through prime specialists from Cuba, the us, Europe, and Latin the US. What possibilities come up throughout the establishing of diplomatic kinfolk, and what concerns could be stumbling blocks to normalization? What are the results for the Cuban economic system, for its political procedure, and for ties with individuals of the Cuban diaspora? What are the results for US kinfolk somewhere else in Latin the US? This up to date account addresses those and different questions about this new course in US-Cuban kinfolk.
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Such arrangements are not foolproof; “[n]evertheless, for most asymmetric relationships most of the time, managing and negotiating the relationship is preferable to hostility” (Womack 2006, p. 21). C UBA -US: ASY MMETRI C REL ATI O N S 29 These historic compromises outline power disparities as a cause of tension in asymmetrical relations while placing the interaction between both states in a broader historical comparative framework than do references solely to Cuban exceptionalism. Emphasizing the integral role of domination and resistance in reproducing, escalating, or decreasing conflict helps to outline a constructive, diplomatic approach to addressing mismanaged power disparities.
The phrase succinctly captured the frustration that US policymakers felt about Cuba from the very start of the Cuban revolution. Their determination to bend Cuba to the US will—to make it behave like a small country in the US sphere of influence—confronted an even greater Cuban determination not to bend. This confrontation shaped the relationship before and during the Cold War, and continued to condition it after the Cold War ended, even as the two countries negotiated the opening of embassies in January 2015.
In the case of the stronger power, maximalists resent the fact that disparity of power does not translate into the weaker state’s subordination to their own designs. In the case of the weaker power, the most revolutionary sectors resent the implicit acceptance of international hierarchies in which the stronger state remains with a privileged status. They tend to reject a realistic, nonhostile modus vivendi with appeals to a nonhierarchical international order that exists only in their ideological fantasies.
A New Chapter in US-Cuba Relations: Social, Political, and Economic Implications by Eric Hershberg, William M. LeoGrande (eds.)