Brinkmanship: Definition & Policy


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The style of negotiation that allows a situation to go to the edge of disaster is known as what?

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1. Which of the following is an example of brinksmanship in foreign policy?

2. A _________ is a kind of brinksmanship, because it forces businesses to meet the demands of their employees.

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz/worksheet will emphasize on the idea of brinkmanship. Specifically, you will be asked questions on things like examples of brinkmanship, labor strikes, and styles of negotiation.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

To be more precise, we're going to ask you to answer questions on:

  • Negotiation that lets things get as bad as they can
  • Brinkmanship in foreign policy
  • A type of brinkmanship that helps employees
  • An example of successful brinkmanship
  • Why a labor strike is an example of brinkmanship

Skills Practiced

  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about brinkmanship
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding labor strikes
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding examples of brinkmanship and interpret it correctly

Additional Learning

You can learn even more about brinkmanship with the help of our associated lesson. This lesson, titled Brinkmanship: Definition & Policy, will cover subjects like:

  • What brinkmanship is
  • Brinkmanship's examples
  • Why brinkmanship is used
  • The opposition of brinkmanship