Журнальный клуб Интелрос » PRISM » Vol. 1, No 3. 2010
Ethan B. Kapstein
Do Three Ds Make an F? The Limits of “Defense, Diplomacy, and Development”
In Washington, clever turns of phrase can be easily confused with deep analysis. One such phrase that has entered the Beltway’s intellectual echo chamber is the “3Ds” of defense, diplomacy, and development. But despite the numerous speeches and policy papers written on this topic, a simple question has been left dangling: does anyone really know what the phrase means in terms of the formulation and execution of U.S. national security policy?