TITLE

Dangerous history

AUTHOR(S)
Lind, Michael
PUB. DATE
November 2007
SOURCE
Prospect;Nov2007, Issue 140, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Essay
ABSTRACT
An essay is presented on the book "Dangerous Nation," by Robert Kagan. The author suggests that the book promotes neoconservative foreign policy by using historical examples. He comments that Kagan promotes the Iraq War as being based on moral principles rather than national self-interest. He suggests historians interpret foreign policy as either a reaction to security threats or social dynamics and that Kagan's comparisons are unfounded.
ACCESSION #
27603898

 

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