His conclusions strike me as accurate and remarkably well said.
Joseph Nye's new book on the Future of Power brings reasoned analysis to bear on anxious predictions of America's relative decline vis a vis a rising China.
His advice would certainly be useful, if it were taken to heart by the many old cold-warriors who lead government policy.
Joseph Nye, for a scholar of his stature, has a pedestrian, plodding and repetitive style. His arguments also tend to run to platitudes. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Graeme P. Auton
If you are interested in global politics then this is a timely and important book. Nye gives many persuasive historical examples to support his general theme. Read morePublished 14 months ago by KG
This is a book from a patriot. Basically, Nye is repeating what he has said before in his other books. Read morePublished 16 months ago by Koo Tat Kee
When looking for a digital book, just Amazon gave me what I was looking for in terms of quality, price and easy way to get it.Published 20 months ago by Esteban Guarda
Professor Nye explains what it means in military, economic, soft and smart power. Power can mean bow and arrow to WMD. Read morePublished 20 months ago by Walter W. Ko
In his new book The Future of Power, co-founder of neo-liberalism theory Joseph S. Nye outlines a synthesis of his more than two decades of scholarship on the future of world power... Read morePublished on August 7, 2012 by Shiran Shen
Joseph Nye: as described of initiating "smart power" or "soft power" since years ago. But this is actually not a modern term, it is policy makers who are trying to create new terms... Read morePublished on July 5, 2012 by David Ip
I found this book to be rambling and unorganized. Many of the sentences within the same paragraph did not relate to each other. Read morePublished on April 26, 2012 by Lisa Schaefer
Joseph Nye has written yet another wonderful book. It is rooted in many years of scholarship and in a careful reading of the existing literature. Read morePublished on December 1, 2011 by firstname.lastname@example.org