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Indispensable nation?: the United States in East Asia

Cox, Michael (2012) Indispensable nation?: the United States in East Asia. IDEAS reports - special reports, Kitchen, Nicholas (ed.) SR015. LSE IDEAS, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

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At the end of World War II the United States faced three historic tasks: to recreate the conditions that would over time lead to the reconstitution of an open world economic system; to limit, and where possible, defeat the ambitions of those who after 1945 were pressing to push the world in a radically different direction to that favoured by America and its market allies; and finally, to incorporate old enemy states like Germany and Japan into an American-led international order.

Item Type: Monograph (Report)
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Additional Information: © 2012 The Author
Library of Congress subject classification: J Political Science > JQ Political institutions Asia
J Political Science > JZ International relations
Sets: Departments > International Relations
Research centres and groups > LSE IDEAS
Identification Number: SR015
Date Deposited: 23 Nov 2012 10:22

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