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The Paradox of American Power: Why the World's Only Superpower Can't Go It Alone

Joseph S. Nye

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780195161106
eISBN:
9780199871087
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0195161106.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

The U.S. “war on terror” response to the attacks of September 11, 2001 has exposed the extent, already apparent on various other fronts, to which U.S. foreign policy has become unilateralist, ... More


The Information Revolution

Joseph S. Nye

in The Paradox of American Power: Why the World's Only Superpower Can't Go It Alone

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780195161106
eISBN:
9780199871087
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0195161106.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

The information revolution, which is now transforming societies around the world, is also changing the nature of governments and sovereignty, increasing the role of non‐state actors, and enhancing ... More


The Impact of European and Chinese Soft Power on Regional and Global Governance

SEBASTIAN BERSICK

in The International Politics of EU-China Relations

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780197264089
eISBN:
9780191734809
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197264089.003.0012
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter returns to issues raised by other authors in this section: the contrast between European, Chinese, and US perceptions of hard and soft power in the contexts of regional and global ... More


The Long Reach of the Regulatory State: “Regulatory Power Europe”

Andreas Goldthau and Nick Sitter

in A Liberal Actor in a Realist World: The European Union Regulatory State and the Global Political Economy of Energy

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780198719595
eISBN:
9780191788673
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198719595.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

Chapter 7 links the discussion back to the broader conceptual notions of hard and soft power, policy tools, and policy “targets” in the context of the EU as a foreign policy actor. It discusses how ... More


Power势力‎: Leveraging China’s Growing Economic and Military Might

Bates Gill

in Daring to Struggle: China's Global Ambitions Under Xi Jinping

Published in print:
2022
Published Online:
June 2022
ISBN:
9780197545645
eISBN:
9780197545676
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197545645.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Chapter 5 focuses on China’s pursuit of hard power and how it exercises that power through economic leverage and military coercion. This chapter details numerous specific examples to show how China ... More


Dancing with the Horse Riders: The Tang, the Turks, and the Uighurs

Zhenping Wang

in Tang China in Multi-Polar Asia: A History of Diplomacy and War

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824836443
eISBN:
9780824870904
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824836443.003.0002
Subject:
History, Asian History

This chapter looks at how the history of Tang China's relations with its nomadic neighbors—the Turks and the Uighurs—reveals that Asia's geopolitical landscape was constantly changing. Fluid and ... More


Implications for American Leadership

Matthew Kroenig

in The Return of Great Power Rivalry: Democracy versus Autocracy from the Ancient World to the U.S. and China

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
March 2020
ISBN:
9780190080242
eISBN:
9780190080273
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190080242.003.0015
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter reviews the central arguments of the book and its findings about a democratic advantage in international politics. It then discusses the implications for international relations theory ... More


How the International System Shapes Change

Duncan Green

in How Change Happens

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
October 2016
ISBN:
9780198785392
eISBN:
9780191833236
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198785392.003.0009
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental, Public and Welfare

This chapter analyses how change happens in the international system. In many ways, the international system is an extraordinary success story, with smoothly functioning exchanges occurring under a ... More


British Governments' Perceptions of Power and Leadership in the World Order Since the 1940s

Simon Tate

in A special relationship?: British foreign policy in the era of American hegemony

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780719083716
eISBN:
9781781706237
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719083716.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter begins by outlining the realist perspective of international relations, using it to outline the way in which post-1945 US foreign policy has portrayed America's hegemonic role in the ... More


Russia

Céline Marangé

in Comparative Grand Strategy: A Framework and Cases

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
July 2019
ISBN:
9780198840848
eISBN:
9780191876745
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198840848.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory, Comparative Politics

This chapter argues that Russia’s current leadership has consistently promoted a grand strategy that is fundamentally defensive in nature and offensive in practice. It has prioritized security and ... More


Avoiding “The Big One”

Philip S. Gorski, Samuel L. Perry, and Jemar Tisby

in The Flag and the Cross: White Christian Nationalism and the Threat to American Democracy

Published in print:
2022
Published Online:
April 2022
ISBN:
9780197618684
eISBN:
9780197618714
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197618684.003.0005
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

White Christian nationalism is fast becoming a serious threat to American democracy. So long as white, native-born Christians were numerically and politically dominant, WCN could coexist with ... More


Casualties and the Concept of Grandness: A View from the Korean War

Mary L. Dudziak

in Rethinking American Grand Strategy

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
March 2021
ISBN:
9780190695668
eISBN:
9780190093143
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190695668.003.0022
Subject:
History, Political History, American History: 20th Century

This chapter reflects on the Korean War, considering how casualties affect American perceptions of the cost of war. It was the first large-scale overseas US war that was not declared or authorized by ... More


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