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Hegemonic war and grand strategy : Ludwig Dehio, world history, and the American future / Aaron M. Zack.

Author:
Zack, Aaron M. [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
  • Lanham, Maryland : Lexington Books, 2017.
  • ©2017
Description:
vii, 155 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 137-147) and index.
Contents:
Introduction and methodology -- Dehio's theory : the wars for hegemony in Europe and rise of the world powers -- Hegemonic war and the Hellenic state system -- The Hellenistic state system and Roman hegemony -- Hegemony and culture : the Italian Renaissance state system and the Roman Empire -- Dehio and German historiography : interpreting the German bid for supremacy -- The European system and the Western Hemisphere : the dynamics of hegemony and plurality -- Dehio's theory and contemporary American grand strategy -- Hegemonic war, American grand strategy, and the contemporary Middle Eastern state system -- Hegemonic war, American grand strategy, and the contemporary East Asian state system -- Conclusion : the future of global order : hegemonic conflict or concert of great powers -- Afterword : hegemony, nihilism, and decline.
Subject(s):
Form/​Genre:
History.
ISBN:
  • 9781498523097 ((cloth ; : alk. paper))
  • 1498523099qalk. paper) ((cloth ;)
LCCN:
2016037412
OCLC:
960741710
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