Unformatted text preview: other powers being less secure-If a castaway has a knife and the rest do not, the castaway feels safer in his ability to protect himself, but the others feel threatened-The consequences may or may not be dire in these situations-Intensity- the opportunity for retaliation dulls the intensity of the security dilemma-6 shooters vs. poison pellets-people would be more willing to shoot with a 6 shooter that will automatically kill their adversary, rather than a slow acting poison pellet gun that would leave time for retaliation...
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- Fall '05
- KATZENSTEIN, P
- Government, Slovakia, Czechoslovakia, single unified sovereignty, Czechoslovakia Czech Republic, poison pellet gun