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Title:
The end of the American century
Author:
Mason, David S. (David Stewart), 1947-
Edition:
First paperback edition including new epilogue.
Publication Information:
Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, [2010]

©2010
Physical Description:
xv, 269 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Language:
English
Contents:
The beginning and end of the American century -- Imperial overstretch and economic decline -- The end of affluence and equality -- Torn social fabric : inadequate health care and violent crime -- The dimming of America : education, science, and fundamentalism -- Ailing American democracy -- Abandoning international order : unilateralism and international law -- The last gasp of U.S. supremacy : the Iraq War and terrorism -- The world sours on the United States -- America's new rivals : Europe, China, and others -- America and the world after the American century -- Epilogue : reality and hope in the Obama era.
ISBN:
9780742557024
Format :
Book