Significantly the notion of preventive war was advocated in this document Dolan and Cohen This highlights a shift back to realism.
This would enable the elite to move the mass in the direction they saw fit, the use of fear was fundamental to this The power of nightmares Lieven argues that as a result of the catastrophic foreign policy involved with Iraq and Afghanistan, the US will now be more cautious when it comes to radical actions or especially intervention.
Indeed it was the manipulation of the atmosphere of fear that neoconservatives promoted to push through their long held aim of an unrelated war with Iraq Schmidt and Williams Realists stated that without it, an image of US imperialism would emerge which would only lead to further attacks against the US Dolan and Cohen This contrasts slightly with the realist conception of power.
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