Hist. 140 Notes

Hist. 140 Notes - the U.S. should be more assertive and act...

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1989: Did the West Really Win The End of History 1. Victory of political and economic liberalism 2. Fukayama considered Western liberal democracy as the “final form of human government” 3. He was against historical materialism. The U.S. and the World after 1989 1. Charles Krauthammer argued that we were living in a unipolar world. Stated that
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Unformatted text preview: the U.S. should be more assertive and act on its own ideas. 2. Unilateralism for U.S. 3. Led to the first gulf war and NATO enlargement. 4. U.S. is being compared to the Roman Empire and its imperial overstretch. 5....
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This note was uploaded on 05/24/2011 for the course HIST 140 taught by Professor Reid during the Spring '08 term at UNC.

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