POLS 400 Final: Prompt Four
Terrorism and proliferation, like the poor, will always be with us. Terrorism can only be
managed, not defeated. Similarly, proliferation can only be managed, not prevented.
If the word "defeated" entails the total elimination
There are different ways of thinking about how to best conceptualize the national
interest. Unlike any other mainstream grand strategy, selective engagement builds its
strategic objectives into its formulation of American national interests (ra
POLS 400 Final: Prompt One
Unipolarity will not endure; U.S. decline is inevitable. Strategically and militarily, the
United States must begin now to prepare for its decline.
Simply put, the above statement is true. The remainder of this essay will explor