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By Marvin L. Astrada

In a post-Cold battle, post-9/11 international, the arrival folks international supremacy ended in the set up, perpetuation, and dissemination of an Absolutist safeguard schedule (ASA).  The ASA explicitly and aggressively articulates US nationwide defense as worldwide security:  because the cave in of the USSR and the 9-11 terrorist assaults, the USA has sought to unilaterally outline, enforce, and deal with systemic safety coverage. This paintings therefore probes the conceptual and empirical parts, dynamics, and consequentialness of the ASA on worldwide safeguard coverage and the process of states by means of utilising severe research of the ASA vis-?-vis protection, terror, proliferation, legislation, and rogue states.

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S. state. 37 Arrangements of order prescribe rules of reality comprehension and modalities of existence. Within such a milieu, security finds expression in governance. S. ASA, the war on terror, and the Bush Doctrine ignore the states system and international society and concomitantly create a universe wherein a correct interpretation of security is proffered while also retaining a nebulous quality as far as defining what a security threat is. There are no clear rules of formation; what the United States deems threatening and terrorist in nature is targeted for elimination.

S. S. global military and economic supremacy in a post-9/11 security context. S. President George W. Bush, all enemies of the United States hate a “world, shaped by American courage, power and wisdom, [which] now echoes with American ideals . . a [world] defended by democracy, nurtured by free markets, spread by information technology, carried to the world by free trade . . S. ”16 The event of 9/11 has enabled the United States to moralize its security policy, to objectively interpret “facts” and “threats,” and to frame security in moralistic and ethical terms.

ASA. All states and peoples are thus affected by the terrorism experienced by the United States on 9/11: “[President] Bush compared the terrorists directly to the previous era’s totalitarians, arguing that they seek to control every aspect of life and impose their views through violence . . S. S. S. managed and organized. S. conception of global security do not, despite claims to the contrary, contain universal truthvalue. “Symbolic forms or categories are neither a passive framework of innate a prioris as Kant assumed, nor are they acquired by simple repetition as Hume .

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