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The Resource Zero-sum future : American power in an age of anxiety, Gideon Rachman

Zero-sum future : American power in an age of anxiety, Gideon Rachman

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Zero-sum future : American power in an age of anxiety
Title
Zero-sum future
Title remainder
American power in an age of anxiety
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Gideon Rachman
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0 sum future
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Language
eng
Summary
Predicts an imminent global political crisis, including a dangerous rivalry between America and China and a breakdown of the European Union, citing key events and contributors that have culminated in present-day instabilities
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387194
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Rachman, Gideon
Dewey number
327.73009/045
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • World politics
  • World politics
  • International relations
  • International relations
  • Great powers
  • Globalization
  • United States
  • United States
  • Social change
  • Social change
Target audience
adult
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American power in an age of anxiety
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Zero-sum future : American power in an age of anxiety, Gideon Rachman
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Prologue: Davos, 2009 -- pt. 1. Age of transformation, 1978-1991 -- China, 1978 : Deng's counter-revolution -- Britain, 1979 : Thatcherism -- The United States, 1980 : the Reagan revolution -- The European Union, 1986 : embracing the market -- The Soviet Union, 1985-91 : glasnost, perestroika, and collapse -- Europe, 1989 : the year of revolutions -- Latin America, 1982-91 : the triumph of democracy and markets -- India, 1991 : the last Asian giant opens up -- The Gulf War, 1991 : the unipolar moment -- pt. 2. Age of optimism : 1991-2008 -- Democracy : Francis Fukuyama and the end of history -- Prosperity : Alan Greenspan and the end of economic history -- Progress : Bill Gates and the triumph of technology -- Peace : Bill Clinton and the win-win world -- The optimistic East : Kishore Mahbubani and the Asian century -- The European experiment : Gunter Verheugen and the expansion of Europe -- The anti-globalisers : from the Asian crisis to 9/11 -- Power : Charles Krauthammer and the neo-conservatives -- pt. 3. Age of anxiety -- The American crisis -- A world of troubles -- World government : the world as Europe -- Axis of authoritarianism : the world as Russia and China -- Fractured world : the world as Pakistan -- Zero-sum world -- Saving the world
Control code
ocn646112568
Dimensions
cm.
Edition
1st Simon & Schuster hardcover ed.
Extent
p.
Isbn
9781439176610
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2010046458
System control number
(OCoLC)646112568
Label
Zero-sum future : American power in an age of anxiety, Gideon Rachman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Prologue: Davos, 2009 -- pt. 1. Age of transformation, 1978-1991 -- China, 1978 : Deng's counter-revolution -- Britain, 1979 : Thatcherism -- The United States, 1980 : the Reagan revolution -- The European Union, 1986 : embracing the market -- The Soviet Union, 1985-91 : glasnost, perestroika, and collapse -- Europe, 1989 : the year of revolutions -- Latin America, 1982-91 : the triumph of democracy and markets -- India, 1991 : the last Asian giant opens up -- The Gulf War, 1991 : the unipolar moment -- pt. 2. Age of optimism : 1991-2008 -- Democracy : Francis Fukuyama and the end of history -- Prosperity : Alan Greenspan and the end of economic history -- Progress : Bill Gates and the triumph of technology -- Peace : Bill Clinton and the win-win world -- The optimistic East : Kishore Mahbubani and the Asian century -- The European experiment : Gunter Verheugen and the expansion of Europe -- The anti-globalisers : from the Asian crisis to 9/11 -- Power : Charles Krauthammer and the neo-conservatives -- pt. 3. Age of anxiety -- The American crisis -- A world of troubles -- World government : the world as Europe -- Axis of authoritarianism : the world as Russia and China -- Fractured world : the world as Pakistan -- Zero-sum world -- Saving the world
Control code
ocn646112568
Dimensions
cm.
Edition
1st Simon & Schuster hardcover ed.
Extent
p.
Isbn
9781439176610
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2010046458
System control number
(OCoLC)646112568

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