The issue with this book is not so much that it is poorly written because it isn't.
This is a very timely book in that it explores ideas that may serve as an alternative to war to solve political and social conflicts around the world.
For Khanna, the local is more important than the global, and good global governance is that which supports better local governance.
This is a very timely book in that it explores ideas that may serve as an alternative to war to solve political and social conflicts around the world. Read morePublished 7 months ago by Byron B. Renz
Parag Khanna has always been a master of obfuscation and techno-babble. He takes any recent trend, the more arcane the better. He then extrapolates it into any and all other areas. Read morePublished 7 months ago by Ravi Morey
The author has lots of ideas about how to improve things our world and very few of them depend on Governments. Read morePublished 9 months ago by artist
A good book and not hard to read. He has good ideas that are very practical. Would highly recommend it.Published 16 months ago by Don M
The issue with this book is not so much that it is poorly written because it isn't. The writing is not in fact the failing of this book. Read morePublished on August 19, 2012 by Reader of History
My review of Parag Khanna's first book, The Second World, is a bit more negative due to some nitpicks than my lasting impression of the book. Read morePublished on November 17, 2011 by Marc Korman
My thoughts by the time I reached the end of this piece were 'i wonder if King George had a Khanna in his court back in 1773, while there was still time? Read morePublished on September 17, 2011 by David A. Mccrae
It's not Pagad's intention to depress. He's quite upbeat about the future -- else, why promote "Mega-Diplomacy"? And to tell the truth, I'm with him all the way. Read morePublished on July 30, 2011 by Bob Jacobson
Parag Khanna has marked himself out as one of the foremost young thinkers on geopolitics. There is more food for thought here than in a dozen political science textbooks; Khanna's... Read morePublished on April 5, 2011 by Daniel Altman