4 edition of Imperial decline found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||edited by Stephen J. Blank and Alvin Z. Rubinstein.|
|Contributions||Blank, Stephen, 1950-, Rubinstein, Alvin Z.|
|LC Classifications||HF3630.2.Z7 A785 1997|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||vi, 296 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||296|
|ISBN 10||0822319055, 0822318970|
|LC Control Number||96030130|
(source: Nielsen Book Data) Summary This is a book for students of modern British history and all those interested in it concentrating on an oft-ignored period in the history of the British Empire - the emergence and decline of the Second Empire between and The book is a stimulating and provocative explanation of how we managed to wind up in our current situation: economically weak, politically passé, socially divided, and culturally adrift. It is a tour de force, a powerful conclusion to Berman's study of American imperial decline. "synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.4/5().
In this provocative and passionate polemic, Berman (The Twilight of American Culture) explores America’s embrace of free market capitalism, which he says has been the dominant U.S. narrative. Imperial definition, of, like, or pertaining to an empire. See more.
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Why America Failed shows how, from its birth as a nation of "hustlers" to its collapse as an empire, the tools of the country's expansion proved to be the instruments of its America Failed is the third and most engaging volume of Morris Berman's trilogy on the decline of the American empire.
In The Twilight of American Culture, Berman examined the internal Cited by: 8. The book is a stimulating and provocative explanation of how we managed to wind up in our current situation: economically weak, politically passé, socially divided, and culturally adrift. It is a tour de force, a powerful conclusion to Berman's study of American imperial decline/5(48).
The first step is the loss of support from local elites in territories under imperial influence, a process that McCoy says is clearly underway for the U.S. in. The essays in Imperial Decline describe the major changes that have occurred in Russia’s relations with China, Japan, and South Korea under Boris Yeltin’s presidency, speculating about both Russia’s future in the region and the impact this future could have on relations with the United States.
Contributors to this volume demonstrate how Brand: Duke University Press. The NOOK Book (eBook) of the Armenia and Imperial Decline: The Yerevan Province, by George Bournoutian at Barnes & Noble.
FREE Shipping on Due to COVID, orders may be : George Bournoutian. With book titles like The Twilight of American Culture (), Dark Ages America (), and - most recently - Why America Failed: The Roots of Imperial Decline (), one might be forgiven for thinking Morris Berman an apostle of doom and gloom.
In fact, Berman is nothing of the sort.4/5. The essays in Imperial Decline cover significant new ground regarding a topic that is certain to grow in importance in the coming months and years.”—Ross H. Munro, Foreign Policy Research Institute “This book presents the latest and best scholarship concerning Russian policy toward Northeast : Imperial Decline is a collection by well-respected scholars who focus on Russia’s relations in northeast Asia, with primary focus on China, Japan, the United States, and the two Koreas Indispensable reading for scholars who focus on Russia [and] of even greater value to those whose interests lie in the political economy of East.
Providing a detailed overview of the history of the Yerevan Province in the late imperial age, this book will be a valuable resource for students and scholars interested in the History of Armenia, the Russian Empire and the Caucasus.
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The Rise and Fall of the Great Powers is the eighth and best-known book by historian Paul Kennedy. It reached number six on the list of best-selling hardcover books for Author: Paul Kennedy. Imperial Twilight is a masterpiece of the “If Only” school of history, which holds out the tantalizing prospect of a world that, with the right choices, could be made perfect.” —Ian Morris, The New York Times Book Review “Excellent A beautifully written and expert account of western aggression in 19th-century China.
The Yerevan Province, Armenia and Imperial Decline. DOI link for Armenia and Imperial Decline. Armenia and Imperial Decline book. The Yerevan Province, By George Bournoutian. Edition 1st Edition. First Published eBook Published 15 May Pub. location : George A.
Bournoutian. "Why America Failed: The Roots of Imperial Decline" has plenty of cogent points and is done by that rarity of academe: a good writer. But it is unbalanced. And hypocritical.
University age students, and others without much life experience, are likely to buy into it uncritically. To do so is to buy into nihilistic hopelessness. Rejecting choice-centered theories of imperial decline, Motyl maintains that the very structure of empires promotes decay and that decay in turn facilitates the progressive loss of territory.
Although most major empires have in fact declined in this manner, some, such as the Soviet Union, have collapsed suddenly and comprehensively. Morris Berman talked about the third book in his trilogy on the decline of the American empire.
In this talk, titled 'The Way We Live Today,' he argued. The book is a stimulating and provocative explanation of how we managed to wind up in our current situation: economically weak, politically passe, socially divided, and culturally adrift.
It is a tour de force, a powerful conclusion to Berman's study of American imperial decline. 1st Edition Published on by Routledge This book seeks, for the first time, to examine the demography and the social and economic conditions in the Armenia and Imperial Decline: The Yerevan Province, - 1st Ed.
Imperial Twilight: The Opium War and the End of China's Last Golden Age is a history book by Stephen R. Platt relating the events during the lead-up to the First Opium War of – The book was well-received by critics, who were generally supportive of the conclusions Platt reached in.
Read this book on Questia. The Decline of Imperial Russia, by Hugh Seton-Watson, | Online Research Library: Questia Read the full-text online edition of The Decline of Imperial Russia, (). The decline of empire had a widespread impact on political, social and cultural life.
When empire was at its peak, it began to patronise poets, historians, architects, musicians, artists and.The book is a stimulating and provocative explanation of how we managed to wind up in our current situation: economically weak, politically passe, socially divided, and culturally adrift.
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