Policy of Preemption or the Bush Doctrine

  title={Policy of Preemption or the Bush Doctrine},
  author={Ana Dresner MPhill},
  • Ana Dresner MPhill
  • Published 2009
The paper explains the principles of the Bush Doctrine and the policy of preemption that was essentially the response of the Bush administration to the attacks of 9/11. The paper looks at the arguments of supporters of the Bush doctrine but then explores the position of opponents as well. The paper discusses the rise of anti-Americanism, the contentions that Bush disregards the will and needs of the states he has invaded, the fact that democratization is not working and the lack of evidence… CONTINUE READING