Twenty-Eight. President James Monroe and Foreign Affairs, 1817–1825: An Enduring Legacy

  1. Stuart Leibiger
  1. Sandra Moats

Published Online: 30 JUL 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118281369.ch28

A Companion to James Madison and James Monroe

A Companion to James Madison and James Monroe

How to Cite

Moats, S. (2012) President James Monroe and Foreign Affairs, 1817–1825: An Enduring Legacy, in A Companion to James Madison and James Monroe (ed S. Leibiger), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118281369.ch28

Editor Information

  1. La Salle University, USA

Author Information

  1. University of Wisconsin-Parkside, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 JUL 2012
  2. Published Print: 24 SEP 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470655221

Online ISBN: 9781118281369

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Keywords:

  • President James Monroe and Foreign Affairs, 1817–1825;
  • Monroe and his secretary of state, John Quincy Adams;
  • Revolutionary War Service and civilian mentors;
  • revolutionary ferment of 1774–1775;
  • France, Louisiana, and Great Britain, diplomatic experiences;
  • James Monroe's appointment as secretary of state;
  • Monroe's Presidential election;
  • the Atlantic world, and transformations;
  • Monroe's first-term foreign policy;
  • The Monroe Doctrine, 1823

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Revolutionary War Service and Civilian Mentors

  • Early Diplomatic Experiences: France, Louisiana, and Great Britain

  • Secretary of State and Secretary of War during the War of 1812

  • Monroe's Presidential Election and the Transatlantic World in 1817

  • John Quincy Adams as Monroe's Secretary of State

  • First-Term Achievements: The West, Great Britain, and Florida

  • The Monroe Doctrine, 1823

  • The Long-Term Ramifications of the Monroe Doctine

  • Conclusion

  • Further Reading