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Soft power : the means to success in world politics

Author: Joseph S Nye
Publisher: New York : Public Affairs, ©2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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"Joseph Nye coined the term "soft power" in the late 1980s. It is now used frequently - and often incorrectly - by political leaders, editorial writers, and academics around the world. So what is soft power? Soft power lies in the ability to attract and persuade. Whereas hard power - the ability to coerce - grows out of a country's military or economic might, soft power arises from the attractiveness of a country's
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Nye, Joseph S.
Soft power.
New York : Public Affairs, ©2004
(OCoLC)649993416
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joseph S Nye
ISBN: 1586482254 9781586482251 9781586483067 1586483064
OCLC Number: 53951715
Description: xvi, 191 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: The changing nature of power --
Sources of American soft power --
Others' soft power --
Wielding soft power --
Soft power and American foreign policy.
Responsibility: Joseph S. Nye, Jr.

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What must the United States do to remain the global superpower--and stop alienating the rest of the world? The author of The Paradox of American Power has one clear answer: soft power.  Read more...

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"One of America's foremost experts on foreign policy delivers his "indispensable" guide to reshaping America's role in the world (Publishers Weekly)"

 
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