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Catastrophic consequences : civil wars and American interests

Author: Steven R David
Publisher: Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, ©2008.
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In assessing these threats, David contends that the United States's only viable option is to view other-state civil upheaval similarly to natural disasters and to develop a coherent, effective  Read more...

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David, Steven R.
Catastrophic consequences.
Baltimore : The Johns Hopkins University Press, ©2008
(DLC) 2007052590
(OCoLC)190596137
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Steven R David
ISBN: 9780801895104 0801895103
OCLC Number: 542392047
Description: 1 online resource (xi, 204 pages)
Contents: Introduction : a new kind of threat --
Saudi Arabia : oil fields ablaze --
Pakistan : loose nukes --
Mexico : a flood of refugees --
China : collapse of a great power --
Conclusions : the coming storm.
Responsibility: Steven R. David.
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In this sobering study, David argues that domestic upheaval and state collapse are replacing rising states and great-power rivalry as the chief threats to U.S. interests and global security... that Read more...

 
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