Foreign Affairs Summaries and Reviews

See all summaries and reviews from Foreign Affairs at a glance.

What the Optimists Get Wrong About Conflict

Tanisha M. Fazal and Paul Poast

Foreign Affairs, 2019

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Beijing’s Assertiveness Betrays Its Desperation

Michael Beckley

Foreign Affairs, 2019

8
Where American Illusions and Great-Power Politics Collide

Serhii Plokhy and Mary Elise Sarotte

Foreign Affairs, 2019

9
Why America Shouldn’t Panic About Its Latest Challenger

Fareed Zakaria

Foreign Affairs, 2020

8
But What Kind of State Will It Be?

Yousef Munayyer

Foreign Affairs, 2019

8
The 40-Year Obsession with Iran

Daniel Benjamin and Steven Simon

Foreign Affairs, 2019

8
And How It Hurt America

Dani Rodrik

Foreign Affairs, 2019

8
As Washington Steps Back, Beijing Will Take Charge

Kristine Lee

Foreign Affairs, 2019

7
Beijing Can’t Compete With Washington Until It Reckons With Its People

Jiwei Ci

Foreign Affairs, 2019

7
Why the Middle East Is More Combustible Than Ever

Robert Malley

Foreign Affairs, 2019

7