About the Author
Mark T. Berger has been Visiting Professor in the Department of Defense Analysis at the Naval Postgraduate School (Monterey, California) since July 2006. He has published over 70 articles in international journals and chapters in edited books. He is the author of The Battle for Asia: From Decolonization to Globalization (2004) and The American Ascendancy and After: Empires, Nation-States and Changing Global Orders (2009: forthcoming). He is also editor of From Nation-Building to State-Building (2007) and co-author of Rethinking the Third World: International Development and World Politics (2009: forthcoming).