By G. John Ikenberry, Zhu Feng, Wang Jisi
This booklet brings jointly twelve students six americans and 6 chinese language to discover the methods the United States and China take into consideration overseas order. The publication indicates how each one country's traditions, ancient stories, and ideologies impact present international dialogues.
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Additional resources for America, China, and the Struggle for World Order: Ideas, Traditions, Historical Legacies, and Global Visions
Legro, Rethinking the World: Great Power Strategies and International Order (Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2005). The loss/gain of one type of sovereignty does not mean the loss/gain of another. See Stephen D. Krasner, “Problematic Sovereignty,” in Stephen D. , Problematic Sovereignty: Contested Rules and Political Possibilities (New York: Columbia University Press 2001), 2. Consider, for example, the various “corollaries” to the Monroe Doctrine in the late nineteenth century and early twentieth century, or the US view of the “open door” in China.
John Ikenberry, After Victory: Institutions, Strategic Restraint, and the Rebuilding of Order after Major Wars (Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2001). 25. See Jeffrey W. Legro, “Whence American Internationalism,” International Organization, Vol. 54, No. 2 (Spring 2000): 253–289. 26. Friedberg, In the Shadow of the Garrison State. 27. See Legro, Rethinking the World. 28. Stewart Patrick, The Best Laid Plans: The Origins of American Multilateralism and the Dawn of the Cold War (Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield, 2008), xxvii.
38 Jeffrey W. Legro These ideas have evolved in response to functionalist pressures to adapt to changed world conditions featuring US power and greater economic interdependence that has bred greater domestic interests in making compromises on sovereignty to enhance economic prospects. Other-sovereignty ideas, in contrast, have been more influenced by growth in US power that facilitated US actions in other countries, threats from beyond US borders, and broader international norms on sovereignty (themselves influenced by US action).