Beispielbild für diese ISBN

Liberal Order and Imperial Ambition: Essays on American Power and World Politics

Ikenberry, G. John

5 Bewertungen bei Goodreads
ISBN 10: 0745636500 / ISBN 13: 9780745636504
Verlag: Polity Press, Cambridge, United Kingdom, 2006
Gebraucht Zustand: Very Good Paperback
Verkäufer PsychoBabel & Skoob Books (Didcot, OXON, Vereinigtes Königreich)

AbeBooks Verkäufer seit 6. Oktober 2003

Verkäuferbewertung 5 Sterne

Anzahl: 1

Gebraucht kaufen
Preis: EUR 11,43 Währung umrechnen
Versand: EUR 5,81 Von Vereinigtes Königreich nach USA Versandziele, Kosten & Dauer
In den Warenkorb legen


Paperback. Pages are clean, binding remains intact, contents are clear. T. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 426482

Dem Anbieter eine Frage stellen

Bibliografische Details

Titel: Liberal Order and Imperial Ambition: Essays ...

Verlag: Polity Press, Cambridge, United Kingdom

Erscheinungsdatum: 2006

Einband: Paperback

Zustand:Very Good

Zustand des Schutzumschlags: No Dust Jacket

Art des Buches: Used

Über diesen Titel


This book of essays by the a leading figure in the new generation of American IR theorists explores the theoretical, historical, and foreign policy implications of American power and postwar order. The first part of the book focuses on the origins and foundational logic of America s post?war order?building project advancing ideas about liberal hegemony and constitutional order . The second part reflects on its evolving character and fate in the aftermath of the Cold War, the rise of unipolarity, and the post?9/11 threat of global terrorism.

In this unique study of a superpower, Ikenberry argues that though the American world order is now in upheaval, in the end, the United States still has powerful incentive to sponsor and operate within a liberal rules?based system.


In this masterful work covering a decade of scholarship, John Ikenberry explains how American power has not been so much constrained by international institutions as embedded in them. The Bush administration s attempt to break out of perceived international straightjackets in fact misunderstands the nature of hegemonic power and represents an important break with earlier traditions of US foreign policy.
Francis Fukuyama

"The essays, taken one by one, constitute a fascinating journey carrying the reader step by step through a scientific analysis of the origin, nature and evolution of American power."
International Spectator

Ikenberry s arguments are the product of deep reflection and built through a structure that produces a clarity and crispness often lacking in such literature ... these essays will stand out as a fine articulation of this particular interpretation of US policy and one that is likely to have considerable influence in the coming years.
International Affairs

While he ranges over a number of topics, Ikenberry produces a powerful critique of the view that the post?war order rested solely on material power. [His] assessment rests on intellectual foundations that are marked by historical depth and philosophical acuity.
Political Studies Review

G. John Ikenberry is America?s poet laureate of liberal internationalism and the most gifted international relations scholar of his generation.
Martin Walker, Editor, United Press International; World Policy Institute at New York s New School University

This is a splendid collections of essays, remarkable for the sure?footed way they have mapped both the normative and explanatory challenges at the heart of the troubled American engagement with the world.
Michael W. Doyle, Columbia University

No other writer on international politics has done more to advance our understanding of American power under conditions of unipolarity than John Ikenberry. Never dull and always challenging, he has carved out an intellectual niche that has become uniquely his own over the past few years. With a clarity that is commendable, and an intelligence that is obvious, he makes the case in these essays for something that has been too readily forgotten in our insecure age of terror: that for the United States, cooperation with others is not merely the nice thing to do but the smart thing to do as well. A tour de force by one American we simply cannot afford to ignore.
Michael Cox, London School of Economics

„Über diesen Titel“ kann sich auf eine andere Ausgabe dieses Titels beziehen.


To pay by PayPal, just paste this link into your browser: PsychoBabel Books in Oxfordshire and Skoob Books in London (Russell Square Tube)are run and owned by Chris Edwards operating as a sole trader. We have bought all our books and take great care with the storage and listing of each one. As well as over 107,000 listings we have nearly 100,000 in our London shop and probably five times as many awaiting attention in the warehouse. We have been selling with a five-star rating continuously sine 2003 on AbeBooks. PsychoBabel and Skoob buy from private individuals and prestigious libraries. We are NOT 'barcoders' but dedicated book lovers, offering an excellent service. We enjoy receiving phone calls and we handle each order individually. We dispatch our orders daily and accommodate customers all over the world. Our wonderful packaging is not charged for. Please email or call with any queries or requests for photos.

Zur Homepage des Verkäufers


To pay by PayPal, just paste this link into your browser: PsychoBabel Books in Oxfordshire and Skoob Books in London (Russell Square Tube) are solely owned by Chris Edwards, 56b Jubilee Avenue, Milton Park, Abingdon Oxfordshire. OX14 4RX. Prompt dispatch on clearance of payment. If any doubt about condition of book in addition to that described please e-mail or call. PsychoBabel & Skoob Books 56b Jubilee Avenue, Milton Park Abingdon, Oxfordshire OX14 4RX Telephone 0123...

Mehr Information

We post every weekday! All shipping quotes are based on fast efficient service with the best possible packaging.
Standard charge is based on average weight of books - about 0.9Kg. Heavy items (over 1.5Kg) may require extra postage depending on destination. We'll e-mail you if necessary.

Alle Bücher des Anbieters anzeigen

akzeptiert von diesem Verkäufer

Visa Mastercard American Express Carte Bleue

PayPal Bankwechsel Banküberweisung