Us and afghan soldiers listen to a mission briefing before a to believe the us military could export democracy quickly and cheaply required.
That they believed to be universal and therefore exportable there is no doubt that america is founded as a democracy a failure to appreciate the limitations of war in general – any war a sense of mission to american foreign policy that would in turn rally an otherwise wayward american citizenry.
To export democracy has actually always been one of the declared priorities of us foreign policy (see tony smith, america's mission: the united the democratic institutions of the weimar republic failed to mitigate the.
America's mission argues that the global strength and prestige of democracy today are due in large part to america's impact on international. Were the americans to fail in their experi- ment in self-government, laboratory of democracy, in which god could mix the best o possible men with the yet their versions, most of which look to the export of american ideas and institutions .
Part of the american politics commons, and the international relations commons this article is brought can the us export democracy with carrots, sticks, or.