Taming American Power: The Global Response to U.S. Primacy

Taming American Power: The Global Response to U.S. Primacy

Stephen M. Walt


Finalist for the 2006 Gelber Prize: "A excellent contribution to the yankee overseas coverage debate."―Anatol Lieven, New York occasions booklet Review

At a time whilst America's dominance out of the country was once being established like by no means earlier than, Taming American Power supplied for the 1st time a "rigorous critique of present U.S. process" (Washington publish booklet World) from the vantage aspect of its fiercest competitors. Stephen M. Walt examines America's position because the world's singular superpower and the concepts that rival states have devised to counter it. Hailed as a "landmark ebook" via Foreign Affairs, Taming American Power makes the case that this ever-increasing tide of competition not just might threaten America's skill to accomplish its international coverage targets at the present time but in addition may well undermine its dominant place in future years.

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