US Empire Class Notes 9 10

US Empire Class Notes 9 10 - American Exceptionalism...

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US Empire Class Notes 9-09 09/09/2008 14:38:00 Bender Empire- Security/Survival=Expansion Like Rome Utility of Empire=quest? New Empire-Via Soft Power Bacevich Freedom? – Bush Doctrine (Post-9/11) Contradictory Unique? Informal Soft Power Actual Empire New Jerusalem Zionism
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09/09/2008 14:38:00 Prestowitz and Johnson Johnson 1) When did the US become an Empire? Post 9/11 2) Definition of an Empire 3) Main Characteristics Prestowitz 1) When did the US become an Empire 2) Definition of an Empire 3) Main Characteristics Prestowitz Terms Containment o G. Kennan Americansim Inclusive Idealism
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Reluctant Superpower Treaty of Westphalia Preemptive Rouge Nation
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Unformatted text preview: American Exceptionalism Manifest Destiny F. Fukiyama o Professor at MIT Soft power is a good thing, globalization as another way to grow neo-con empire X-Values= Unique 3 types of power o Coercion, Seduction persuasion Johnson Terms New Empire-Territory-Bases Hegemony Neocolonialism Military 09/09/2008 14:38:00 Class Notes IPE 1) Mercantilism, Econ nationalism, Realism i. Power Politics ii. Balance of Power iii. Hard Power iv. States Insecure, Prone to make war, Aggression (Mans Behavior) v. State system vi. Prefer Decentralized Power 2) Econ Liberalism 3) Structuralism (Marxism) Hierarchy of Power 4)...
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This note was uploaded on 09/15/2008 for the course IPE 170 taught by Professor Davidbalaam during the Spring '08 term at Puget Sound.

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