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									        IAFS 1000

      Uses of Analogy:
 Is the United States Today
Analogous to Past Empires?
        Is the British empire
a useful analogy for the US today?
       Neustadt and May Approach
• Subject analogies to serious analysis

• Pay attention to history of issue at hand

• Examine key presumptions

• Consider adversary’s view of history

• Look at organizational history

• Take long-term view
           US as Empire?
• Lessons from past empires:
  – Empire is expensive
  – Overseas occupation requires
    administration
  – Empire can be accidental

								
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