Poli Sci 255-3 - PoliSci2553 16:18 GoalsandRoles

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Poli Sci 255-3 16:18 Goals and Roles What are the goals of American foreign policy? What should be the role of the United States in the world? Rising Powers World’s richest man? Carlos Slim Helu Largest movie industry? Bollywood World’s tallest building? Berj Dubai Unprecedented economic power, the rise and fall of financial powers The US GDP is declining as a percentage of global GDP “The United States has been at war a startling two out of every three years since 1989,  and there is no end in sight.” – John Nearshimer  The conventional wisdom “The unpleasant truth is that the Untied States is in a world of trouble today on the  foreign-policy front, and this state of affairs is only likely to get worse in the next few  years, as Afghanistan and Iraq unravel and the blame game escalates to poisonous  levels.” 4 P’s Power Peace Prosperity Principles
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This note was uploaded on 10/24/2011 for the course POLI SCI 255 taught by Professor Staff during the Fall '11 term at UMass (Amherst).

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Poli Sci 255-3 - PoliSci2553 16:18 GoalsandRoles

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