Acharya, Amitav.

The End of American World Order. - Hoboken : Wiley, 2014. - 1 online resource (169 p.) - eBooks on Demand .

Title page; Copyright page; Contents; Tables; Abbreviations; Acknowledgments; 1: A Multiplex World; 2: The Rise and Fall of the Unipolar Moment; The Fall and Rise of Declinism; 3: The Myths of Liberal Hegemony; Co-opting China; American Power and the Future of Multilateralism; 4: Emerging Powers; The Hype of the Rest?; The G-20: Promise and Performance; Power South and the Poor South; Norm-taking and Norm-making; Prospects; 5: Regional Worlds; Regions under Liberal Hegemony; Regionalism's Changing Purpose and Relevance; Europe as the Model: Limits of a Hegemonic Idea?; History Foundational objectivesDomestic political structures; Pattern of security relationship with external powers; The Rerun of Hegemonic Regionalism?; 6: Worlds in Collusion; Notes and References; Index

The age of Western hegemony is over. Whether or not America itself is declining, the post-war liberal world order underpinned by US military, economic and ideological primacy and supported by global institutions serving its power and purpose, is coming to an end. But what will take its place? A Chinese world order? A re-constituted form of American hegemony? A regionalized system of global cooperation, including major and emerging powers? In this timely and provocative book, Amitav Acharya offers an incisive answer to this fundamental question. While the US will remain a major force in world a

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