Foreign Politics of the USA

The world's policeman or splendid isolation – the role of the US on the world stage has historically shifted between extremes. With each new administration it might take yet another turn. Learn from these summaries what strategies experts prescribe for todays's geopolitical challenges or how they view the current dealings between the US and their partners or adversaries.

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Summaries

The New Game in the South China Sea

Anders Corr

Naval Institute, 2018

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The Unraveling of Western Counterterrorism

David Kilcullen

Oxford UP, 2016

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How America Fell Behind in the World It Invented and How We Can Come Back

Thomas L. Friedman and Michael Mandelbaum

FSG, 2011

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Losing Hearts and Minds in Afghanistan

Aaron B. O'Connell

University of Chicago Press, 2017

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Michael Johnson

World Economic Forum, 2018

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The Struggle for Power in Asia

Bill Hayton

Yale UP, 2014

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Dmitri Trenin

Polity Press, 2016

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Fault Lines in a Troubled Alliance

Kemal Kirisci

Brookings Institution Press, 2017

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Edward Snowden, the NSA, and the U.S. Surveillance State

Glenn Greenwald

Metropolitan Books, 2014

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