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History strikes back : how states, nations, and conflicts are shaping the twenty-first century / Hubert Védrine ; translated by Philip H. Gordon.

Author/creator Védrine, Hubert
Format Electronic and Book
Publication InfoWashington, D.C. : Brookings Institution Press,
Descriptionxii, 143 p. ; 23 cm.
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Subject(s)
Uniform titleContinuer l'histoire. English
Contents Foreword / Madeleine Albright -- The West in disarray -- How to build a better world -- A Europe that knows what it is and what it wants -- France in a globalized world -- Conclusion: from unrealpolitik to smart realpolitik -- Index.
Abstract "Offers an overview of world politics since the fall of the Berlin Wall. Takes issue with the belief that states are unnecessary and globalization and free markets will make a better world. Promotes a 'smart Realpolitik' to guide West relations with emerging powers, manage globalization, and deal with environmental challenges"--Provided by publisher.
General noteTranslated from the French.
General noteIncludes index.
Access restrictionAvailable only to authorized users.
Technical detailsMode of access: World Wide Web
Genre/formElectronic books.
LCCN 2008037978
ISBN9780815789840 (cloth : alk. paper)
ISBN081578984X (cloth : alk. paper)

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