Pol. Sci 15 Sep 09 Is the United States, a great power, in decline?-U.S. Military Power -2008: U.S. accounted for 48% of world military spending ($711 Billion)NO ONE IN THE WORLD SPENDS MORE ON THEIR MILITARY THAN THE U.S.-Imperial Overstretch- the historical tendency of hegemons to weaken themselves through costly foreign pursuits that drain their resources p. 100
This is the end of the preview. Sign up
access the rest of the document.
This note was uploaded on 08/29/2011 for the course POL. SCI 2401 taught by Professor Gridley during the Fall '10 term at SPSU.