Great Powers

Great Powers

America and the World After Bush

Book - 2009
Average Rating:
2
Rate this:
The Bush administration did much to disconnect or alienate America from the world. Now, with a chance to start over, what do we do? Where's the world going, and how do we become a leader again in the most profound reordering since the end of World War II? The "great powers" are no longer just the world's major nation-states, but powerful forces moving with us and past us. Here, strategist Barnett offers an analysis of the grand realignments already here or coming up fast in economics, diplomacy, defense, technology, security, the environment, and much more. The opportunities they present are far greater than the perils, and Barnett gives us a fundamental understanding of both. Many say America is in decline, and we just have to deal with it. Barnett says no: Globalization as it exists today was built by America--and it's time for America to shape and redefine what comes next.--From publisher description
Publisher: New York : G.P. Putnam's Sons, [2009]
Copyright Date: ©2009
ISBN: 9780399155376
0399155376
Branch Call Number: 973.931 Barnett 2009
Characteristics: 488 pages ; 24 cm

Opinion

From the critics


Community Activity

Comment

Add a Comment

2
21288004246712
Sep 22, 2010

comprehensive argument for globalization, the compromises and actions required by the US, and what it means for the rest of the world

j
jmccairns
Mar 02, 2009

They are puppets of an evil power group.

Age

Add Age Suitability

There are no ages for this title yet.

Summary

Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.

Notices

Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.

Quotes

Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further

Browse by Call Number

Recommendations

Subject Headings

  Loading...

Find it at KHCPL

  Loading...
[]
[]
To Top