Twilight of a Hegemony : The Late Career of Imperial America
Twilight of a Hegemony reflects on the self-defeating exercise of U.S. primacy after replacing the Soviet counter-empire with a post-nuclear balance of terror. The author proposes a devolutionary alternative.
- Paperback | 70 pages
- 139.2 x 214.4 x 5.8mm | 99.79g
- 05 Nov 2003
- University Press of America
- Lanham, MD, United States
About George Liska
George Liska is Johns Hopkins University Distinguished Service Professor Emeritus.
Table of contents
Chapter 1 Preface Chapter 2 From Empire to Hegemony Chapter 3 Anatomy of Terror in the Context of American Hegemony Chapter 4 An Alternative to U.S.-Managed World Society Chapter 5 Shapes of Violence Within a Genealogy of Dominance Chapter 6 The Two Faces of Primacy in the Mirror of Politics Chapter 7 Index Chapter 8 About the Author