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American Global Pre-Eminence The Development and Erosion of Systemic Leadership

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ISBN-10: 0197534678

ISBN-13: 9780197534670

Edition: N/A

Authors: William R. Thompson

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A unique analysis that assesses how we can determine which country will be the next world leader. Will China surpass the United States as the world's leader? In American Global Pre-eminence, William R. Thompson argues that the answer depends on leads in technological innovation, energy, and global reach. These are the forces that influence the hierarchy of global power--a system which began emerging a thousand years ago and started becoming more evident after the 1490s, especially after Dutch activities in the seventeenth century and British operations in the nineteenth century. The US followed in this fashion after 1945. Yet leads do not last forever. Ironically, as it becomes clearer how…    
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Book details

List price: $32.99
Publisher: Oxford University Press, Incorporated
Publication date: 4/12/2022
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 304
Size: 9.29" wide x 6.14" long x 0.81" tall
Weight: 0.924
Language: English