Unformatted text preview: revitalize the American economy. 2. Define A) Amy Kaplan’s use of the word “imperialism” in the article “Where is Guantanamo.” According to Kaplan, B) how do the “insular cases” help to establish the legal foundations for American empire? C) In what ways does the court decision Rasul v. Bush encourage the U.S. to mobilize state power beyond U.S. borders? 3. Discuss Eqbal Ahmad’s notion of the U.S. as an “island power.” Then B) discuss how the war in Vietnam “laid to rest the Third World’s illusions and myths about the United States.” Then C) discuss a story from We Are All Suspects Now that illustrates how immigrants’ beliefs in the illusions and myths about the United States were destroyed by U.S. policies....
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- Spring '11
- following questions, 2003 invasion of Iraq, elaine tyler, Amy Kaplan, insular cases