For the last twenty years an uneasy feeling has been spreading throughout this land that the United States is losing its extraordinary primacy in the global arena; that it is laboring under a multitude of external and internal constraints which increasingly frustrate its efforts to support its ever-expanding global security interests.
Osgood, Robert E.
"American Grand Strategy: Patterns, Problems, and Prescriptions,"
Naval War College Review: Vol. 36
, Article 3.
Available at: https://digital-commons.usnwc.edu/nwc-review/vol36/iss5/3