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America and the world : conversations on the future of American foreign policy

Author: Zbigniew Brzezinski; David Ignatius; Brent Scowcroft
Publisher: New York : Basic Books, ©2008.
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The status of the United States as a world power, and the nature of power itself, are at a historic turning point, a time when the nation's decisions could determine how long it remains a superpower. It is essential that we understand and adapt to the new security environment in which we find ourselves. Zbigniew Brzezinski and Brent Scowcroft, both former National Security Advisors under markedly different  Read more...
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Brzezinski, Zbigniew, 1928-
America and the world.
New York : Basic Books, ©2008
(DLC) 2008482173
(OCoLC)209637462
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Zbigniew Brzezinski; David Ignatius; Brent Scowcroft
ISBN: 9780786726219 0786726210
OCLC Number: 503445663
Description: 1 online resource (x, 291 pages)
Contents: How we got here --
Crises of our own making --
Two unsolved problems --
The virtue of openness: China and the Far East --
The state with unnatural boundaries --
The indispensable partnership --
The politics of cultural dignity --
The first hundred days.
Responsibility: Zbigniew Brzezinski and Brent Scowcroft ; moderated by David Ignatius.

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Features two respected figures in American foreign policy - Zbigniew Brzezinski and Brent Scowcroft - both former National Security Advisors who dissect, in spontaneous and unscripted conversations,  Read more...

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