Unformatted text preview: -Partisan Politics 3- Organizational Pathology Systemic: 0-Anarchy 1-Static 2-Dynamic Attack: 0-possibility exists 2-power vacuum after USSR in Afg. Tactics: 1- “weapons of the weak” Success: 2-rise of China distracts US P U Z Z L E 1- Dist. Of Power-Unilateralism 2- US desire for continued supremacy *The War in Afghanistan follows clear IR patterns and presents no problem to IR theorists. 9/11, however, presents a moderate puzzle and Iraq presents an unsolvable quagmire....
View Full Document
- Fall '05
- KATZENSTEIN, P
- Al-Qaeda, IR Theory Levels, 3-Bin Laden Afg