The World Order at a Crossroads. The American Debate

  • Pavel Barša


G. John Ikenberry: Liberal Leviathan. The Origins, Crisis, and Transformation of the American World Order. 1st ed. Princeton and Oxford: Princeton University Press, 2011, 392 stran, ISBN 978-0-691-12558-9.

Robert Kagan: The World America Made. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2012, 149 stran, ISBN 978-0-307-96131-0.

Henry A. Kissinger: The World Order. Reflections on the Character of Nations and the Course of History. 1st ed. New York: Penguin Press, 2014, 432 stran, ISBN 978-1-594-20614-6.

Charles A. Kupchan: No One’s World. The West, the Rising Rest, and the Coming Global Turn. 1st ed. Oxford and New York: Oxford University Press, 2012, 272 stran, ISBN 978-0-199-73939-4.

Author Biography

Pavel Barša

Born in 1960, he studied at universities in Brno and Budapest. He currently lectures at the Philosophical Faculty at Charles University and Anglo-American University, and is a research fellow of the Institute of International Relations. His academic specialty is political theory and theories of international relations. In these branches he has published the following books: Strength and Wisdom. The Dispute between Realism and Idealism in Modern Political Thought (Prague: Filosofia, 2007); Anarchy and Order in World Politics: Chapters from the Theory of International Relations, co-authored by Ondřej Císař (Praha: Portál, 2008); The Orientalist’s Rebellion (and Other Texts from the Years 2003 to 2011) (Prague: Dokořán, 2011) and The Paths to Emancipation (Prague: Academia, 2015, in circulation).

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