Defenders in American Political Thought: Position and Perspectives after September 11 th 2011

Cover Page


The article reviews the opinions of American political scientists, who interpret the use of force as a strictly defensive measure — applicable only in the case of a direct military action on American soil. The concept «defender» to classify non-intervention experts is used. The criteria for American experts as «defenders» are defined. The perspectives of practical implementation of «defender’s» ideas are estimated.

About the authors

D A Sukhovey

Far Eastern National University

International Relations Chair




Abstract - 130

PDF (Russian) - 51


Copyright (c) 2013 Суховей Д.А.

Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.

This website uses cookies

You consent to our cookies if you continue to use our website.

About Cookies