The future of power
By: Nye, Joseph SMaterial type: BookPublisher: New York : PublicAffairs, c2011.Description: xviii, 298 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.ISBN: 9781610390699; 1610390695Subject(s): Power (Social sciences)DDC classification: 303.3/3
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Examines the impact of global communications on the twenty-first century, discussing traditional markers for power throughout history, and describing the importance of military strength, population, and ownership of world resources in determining which nations have an edge.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 237-282) and index.
Types of power -- What is power in global affairs? -- Military power -- Economic power -- Soft power -- Power shifts : diffusion and transitions -- Diffusion and cyberpower -- Power transition : the question of American decline -- Part III : policy -- Smart power.