Will nation-states survive past the year 2000? Will the information age and the resulting global community provide a new model, a "fourth empire" that will redefine how people pursue and protect their freedoms? In The End of the Nation-State
, the author provides an indispensable primer for the new world order emerging before our eyes.
Guehennos thought-provoking ideas will certainly generate discussions and controversy. -- Library Journal
Jean-Marie Guéhennos brilliant essay is informative, perceptive, and beautifully written. I warmly, even enthusiastically, recommend it. -- Elie Wiesel
This book, widely read in France, is written by a brilliant former French policy planner and current ambassador. -- Francis Fukuyama, Foreign Affairs
This is a book of remarkable intellectual range. . . Refreshingly clear-minded. -- The Economist
This thoughtful book deserves not only a wide reading, but careful study, for it is full of excellent insights. -- Eugene D. Genovese, The Washington Times