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Performance and reliability cookies These cookies allow us to monitor OverDrive's performance and reliability. In Power in the Global Age he provides an insightful and rigorous theoretical framework to analyze the new forms of power and counter-power in the global sphere. Beck offers an illuminating account of the changing natureof power in the global age and assesses the influence of theever-expanding counter-powers. For example, they let us know which features and sections are most popular. We use this information to create a better experience for all users.

He says all that in far too many words my favorite, from p. Bush's attempt to impose his own sketchily-developed vision of a world order has had and can only have disastrous results, in Iraq and everywhere.

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It isimperative that the maxim of nation-based realpolitik - thatnational interests have necessarily to be pursued by national means- be replaced by the maxim of cosmopolitan realpolitik. Especially important is his attempt to decipher and characterize the architecture of cosmopolitan states and civil society.

It shows the relevance of theory for understanding the major political conflicts that are reshaping our world. Without these cookies, we won't know if you have any performance-related issues that we may be able to address.

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