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Unformatted text preview: 2-71)Announcementsa)office hours: email to set up an apntmnt bc her hours dont fit my sched!!b)Sparknotes everything c)Prof Frydl has office hours 2-4:30 Wednesdays d)3229 Dwinelle-her mail box 2)Paper topic a)Stay within WWII and early 50s for time span covered by paperb)What could state power mean? i)The executive, bureaucracy, ii) Theme of the paper is the relation of the elites in The Wise Men c)Argument of the Wise Men: intimate relationships, how they called upon one another to favor their interests. In containment, when Kennan wrote his paper, he got support from friends and it spread from there. i)Connection bt the media and the government. ii) Sense of ideas being importantiii) Trust bt the architects of containment helped them further the containment policy. Policy is passed bc of the connections they had. On the other hand there are times things seem to have a momentum of their own....
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This note was uploaded on 04/01/2008 for the course HISTORY 124, 124b, taught by Professor Smith, during the Fall '06 term at University of California, Berkeley.
- Fall '06