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May/June 2021
Trade Wars
What’s Inside
Globalization’s Coming Golden Age
Why Crisis Ends in Connection
Harold James
Can Trade Work for Workers?
The Right Way to Redress Harms and Redistribute Gains
Gordon H. Hanson
The Price of Nostalgia
America’s Self-Defeating Economic Retreat
Adam S. Posen
How Not to Win Allies and Influence Geopolitics
China’s Self-Defeating Economic Statecraft
Audrye Wong
Data Is Power
Washington Needs to Craft New Rules for the Digital Age
Matthew J. Slaughter and David H. McCormick
Crisis of Command
America’s Broken Civil-Military Relationship Imperils National Security
Risa Brooks, Jim Golby, and Heidi Urben
America’s Military Risks Losing Its Edge
How to Transform the Pentagon for a Competitive Era
Michèle A. Flournoy
The Home Front
Why an Internationalist Foreign Policy Needs a Stronger Domestic Foundation
Charles A. Kupchan and Peter L. Trubowitz
The Resurgence of the Rest
Can Emerging Markets Find New Paths to Growth?
Ruchir Sharma
Russia’s Weak Strongman
The Perilous Bargains That Keep Putin in Power
Timothy Frye
The Vaccine Revolution
How mRNA Can Stop the Next Pandemic Before It Starts
Nicole Lurie, Jakob P. Cramer, and Richard J. Hatchett
Competition With China Can Save the Planet
Pressure, Not Partnership, Will Spur Progress on Climate Change
Andrew S. Erickson and Gabriel Collins
Practice What You Preach
Global Human Rights Leadership Begins at Home
John Shattuck and Kathryn Sikkink
The Singular Chancellor
The Merkel Model and Its Limits
Constanze Stelzenmüller
Voters Against Democracy
The Roots of Autocratic Resurgence
Pippa Norris
A Prison Called Tibet
How China Controls Its Restive Regions
Howard W. French
The Two Rwandas
Development and Dissent Under Kagame
Phil Clark
Democracy Rules
G. John Ikenberry
Dreamworlds of Race: Empire and the Utopian Destiny of Anglo-America
G. John Ikenberry
China, the UN, and Human Protection: Beliefs, Power, Image
G. John Ikenberry
In the Shadow of International Law: Secrecy and Regime Change in the Postwar World
G. John Ikenberry
The Future of Global Affairs: Managing Discontinuity, Disruption and Destruction
G. John Ikenberry
The Power of Creative Destruction: Economic Upheaval and the Wealth of Nations
Barry Eichengreen
Adapting to Climate Change: Markets and the Management of an Uncertain Future
Barry Eichengreen
Religion and the Rise of Capitalism
Barry Eichengreen
The Secret History of Home Economics: How Trailblazing Women Harnessed the Power of Home and Changed the Way We Live
Barry Eichengreen
Resetting the Table: Straight Talk About the Food We Grow and Eat
Barry Eichengreen
Two Books on Military Strategy and Nonstate Actors
Lawrence D. Freedman
Asian American Spies: How Asian Americans Helped Win the Allied Victory
Lawrence D. Freedman
The Road Less Traveled: The Secret Battle to End the Great War, 1916–1917
Lawrence D. Freedman
The Art of War in an Age of Peace: U.S. Grand Strategy and Resolute Restraint
Lawrence D. Freedman
The Black Church: This Is Our Story, This Is Our Song
Jessica T. Mathews
Meddling in the Ballot Box: The Causes and Effects of Partisan Electoral Interventions
Jessica T. Mathews
National Security, Leaks, and Freedom of the Press: The Pentagon Papers Fifty Years On
Jessica T. Mathews
Tangled Up in Blue: Policing the American City
Jessica T. Mathews
Crackup: The Republican Implosion and the Future of Presidential Politics
Jessica T. Mathews
Brexitland: Identity, Diversity, and the Reshaping of British Politics
Andrew Moravcsik
Pax Transatlantica: America and Europe in the Post–Cold War Era
Andrew Moravscik
Mussolini and the Eclipse of Italian Fascism: From Dictatorship to Populism
Andrew Moravcsik
Two Books on Scandinavian History
Andrew Moravcsik
The Hero’s Way: Walking With Garibaldi From Rome to Ravenna
Andrew Moravcsik
The Inclusionary Turn in Latin American Democracies
Richard Feinberg
Corporate Versus National Interest in U.S. Trade Policy: Chiquita and Caribbean Bananas
Richard Feinberg
“Mafalda”: A Social and Political History of Latin America’s Global Comic
Richard Feinberg
Three Publications on Counternarcotics Policy in the Americas
Richard Feinberg
Nested Nationalism: Making and Unmaking Nations in the Soviet Caucasus
Maria Lipman
A Short History of Russia: From the Pagans to Putin
Maria Lipman
The Happy Traitor: Spies, Lies, and Exile in Russia; The Extraordinary Story of George Blake
Maria Lipman
Weak Strongman: The Limits of Power in Putin’s Russia
Maria Lipman
Assignment Moscow: Reporting on Russia From Lenin to Putin
Maria Lipman
Sinews of War and Trade: Shipping and Capitalism in the Arabian Peninsula
Lisa Anderson
The Power of Deserts: Climate Change, the Middle East, and the Promise of a Post-Oil Era
Lisa Anderson
Global Jihad: A Brief History
Lisa Anderson
Syrian Requiem: The Civil War and Its Aftermath
Lisa Anderson
The Egyptian Coffeehouse: Culture, Politics, and Urban Space
Lisa Anderson
To Kill a Democracy: India’s Passage to Despotism
Andrew J. Nathan
Bombay Brokers
Andrew J. Nathan
China’s Quest for Foreign Technology: Beyond Espionage
Andrew J. Nathan
Dialect and Nationalism in China, 1860–1960
Andrew J. Nathan
Two Books on Taiwan
Syaru Shirley Lin
Future Forward: The Rise and Fall of a Thai Political Party
Tamara Loos
In the Forest of No Joy: The Congo-Océan Railroad and the Tragedy of French Colonialism
Nicolas van de Walle
Amakomiti: Grassroots Democracy in South African Shack Settlements
Nicolas van de Walle
The Asian Aspiration: Why and How Africa Should Emulate Asia—and What It Should Avoid
Nicolas van de Walle
East Africa After Liberation: Conflict, Security, and the State Since the 1980s
Nicolas van de Walle
Fevers, Feuds, and Diamonds: Ebola and the Ravages of History
Nicolas van de Walle
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