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The end of the American century

Author: David S Mason
Publisher: Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, ©2009.
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This compelling and persuasive book is the first to explore all the interrelated aspects of America's decline. Hard-hitting and provocative, yet measured and clearly written, The End of the American Century traces the beginning phases of social, econo.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Mason, David S. (David Stewart), 1947-
End of the American century.
Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, ©2009
(DLC) 2008019241
(OCoLC)228631625
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: David S Mason
ISBN: 9780742557413 0742557413 1282496115 9781282496118
OCLC Number: 700047851
Description: 1 online resource (xv, 253 pages) : illustrations
Contents: The beginning and end of the American century --
Imperial overstretch and economic decline --
The end of affluence and equality --
Torn social fabric : inadequate health care, violent crime --
The dimming of America : education, science, and fundamentalism --
Ailing American democracy --
Abandoning international order : unilateralism and international law --
The last gasp of U.S. supremacy : the Iraq War and terrorism --
The world sours on the United States --
America's new rivals : Europe, China, and others --
America and the world after the American century.
Responsibility: David S. Mason.

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This compelling and persuasive book is the first to explore all the interrelated aspects of America's decline. Hard-hitting and provocative, yet measured and clearly written, The End of the American Century traces the beginning phases of social, econo.

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