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Strategic vision : America and the crisis of global power

Author: Zbigniew Brzezinski
Publisher: New York : Basic Books, ©2012.
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In 1991, the United States was the only global superpower. It seemed that the 21st century, like the 20th, would belong to America. Then came the stock market bubble, the costly foreign unilateralism of the younger Bush presidency, and the financial catastrophe of 2008. Meanwhile, China was rising and the Middle East was awakening politically. Today it is clear that America is vulnerable--to domestic and  Read more...
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Brzezinski, Zbigniew, 1928-
Strategic vision.
New York : Basic Books, ©2012
(DLC) 2011033312
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Zbigniew Brzezinski
ISBN: 9780465029556 0465029558 0465061818 9780465061815 1280598581 9781280598586 9786613628411 6613628417
OCLC Number: 787847809
Language Note: English.
Description: 1 online resource (viii, 208 pages) : illustrations, maps
Contents: Part I. The receding West. The emergence of global power; The rise of Asia and the dispersal of global power ; The impact of global political awakening --
Part II. The waning of the American dream. The shared American dream ; Beyond self-delusion ; America's residual strengths ; America's long imperial war --
Part III. The world after America: by 2025, not Chinese but chaotic. The post-America scramble ; The geopolitically most endangered states ; The end of a good neighborhood ; The uncommon global commons --
Part IV. Beyond 2025: a new geopolitical balance. Eurasia's geopolitical volatility ; A larger and vital West ; A stable and cooperative new East --
Conclusion: America's dual role.
Responsibility: Zbigniew Brzezinski.

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One of the wise men of American foreign policy explains America's vital role in achieving global stability and provides a long-term strategic vision for America.  Read more...

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