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Gaddis article - were-paper ← America has lost respect of...

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Gaddis article 18/03/2008 11:15:00 Article deals with Kennan’s relevance to post cold war world  Criticized reliance on military and that we overextended our efforts and got in  trouble like in Vietnam Kennan thought containment and industrial military complex endangered humans  and distorted nature of enemy Objected creation of a grand strategy Wanted sound principles  Must understand limits of our power- could use in paper  Kennan was a realist but he understood what limitations of American power 
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Unformatted text preview: were-paper ← America has lost respect of world community ← Kennan was an elitist and distrusted public opinion and democracy ← Unilateralism frightened him ← Bush doctrine- preemption • Kennan was very much against the war in Iraq- paper- skepticism about realism and us changing other nations into democracies ← In the Hill, Kennan blasted Bush Doctrine ← Gaddis asks if Kennan’s containment policy is still applicable 18/03/2008 11:15:00 ← 18/03/2008 11:15:00 ←...
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