Drezner, however counter-argues this report and states that Obama had two. The first grand strategy was strategic “engagement” that the National Security. In uncertain times, grand strategies are important because they help others . of US foreign policy, which came to be known as the Obama doctrine (Drezner. , 1 – pp. The Obama doctrine: American grand strategy today, by Colin Dueck, three core questions: (i) Did the President in fact have a grand strategy ?; (ii) Drezner presciently suggested that the core. dilemma.
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I daresay the title is pretty self-explanatory.
Despite what its critics say, the Obama administration has actually had not just one grand strategy so far but two. This strategy was clearly articulated, but it delivered strztegy policy results.
Does the Obama administration have a grand strategy?
The second, emergent grand strategy is focused on counterpunching. More recently, the Obama administration has been willing to assert its influence and ideals across the globe when challenged by other countries, reassuring allies and signaling resolve to rivals.
This strategy has performed better but has been poorly articulated. If grand strategies are so overrated, why the furious debate? For two reasons, one petty and one substantive.
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The petty reason is that everyone in the U. Indeed, complaints about grand strategy have plagued every U. Grand strategies are easy to devise-they are forward-looking, operate in generalities, and make for great book tours.
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