Assignment 2.2: Policemen of the World Final Paper
Due Week 10 and worth 120 points
You have already developed a thesis statement and developed an outline in which you explored two (2) real-life international incidents from the past five (5) years involving the United States as they received an elevated status as a world power. Now you will develop the final paper in which you explore your main points in detail.
Write a three to four (3-4) page paper in which you introduce your paper with your previously crafted thesis statement. Using one of the following documents, describe the two (2) international events involving the US military from the past five (5) years you investigated that can be traced back to a foreign policy created after the Civil War
Marshall Plan—George Marshall
Alfred Thayer Mahan`s theory of the Navy
Roosevelt Corollary—Theodore Roosevelt
Truman Doctrine—Harry Truman
Bush Doctrine—George W. Bush
Message on War—Woodrow Wilson
Four Freedoms—Franklin Delano Roosevelt
Discuss two (2) international events involving the US military from the past five (5) years that can be traced back to a foreign policy created after the Civil War.
Discuss three (3) aspects of US history since 1865 that has led to the US`s rise as a world super power policeman.
Identify three (3) international incidents since World War II where America has taken on a policing role.
Determine three (3) driving forces that fueled international policy decisions involving the international incidents you outlined previously. (Consider treaties, exit strategies, elections, wars, etc.)
Use at least three (3) academic references besides or in addition to the textbook. Note: Wikipedia and other Websites do not qualify as academic resources.
Your assignment must follow these formatting requirements:
Be typed, double spaced, using Times New Roman font (size 12), with one-inch margins on all sides; citations and references must follow APA or school-specific format. Check with your professor for any additional instructions.
Include a cover page containing the title of the assignment, the student`s name, the professor`s name, the course title, and the date. The cover page and the reference page are not included in the required assignment page length.
POLICEMAN OF THE WORLDByInstitution Policeman Of The World The United States is the undisputed world superpower; and has used both its military, economic, and leadership prowess to assert its authority worldwide. The policies exercised by the US have aided in several important interventions, some which were not successful. However, it is imperative to understand these interventions, which policies influenced them and the outcome from these interventions. Policies and perceived interventions In the year 2011, Barack Obama, the then US president conducted an operation, which resulted in the killing of a long time terrorist, Osama Bin Laden. He was the leader of a terror group called Al Qaeda, and was responsible for the September 1998 attack on the world Trade Center in New York (Sopko, 2013). This was in line with the Bush doctrine to use military might whenever the US citizens or its interests feels threatened. In the last five years, the United States has tried to imple