Appeared in: Volume 1, Number 1
Published on: September 1, 2005
Asia’s Destiny, America’s Choice

Despite an enormous reservoir of goodwill for the United States in Asia, the Pacific Ocean seems to grow wider every day. Here's a diagnosis of the problem, and a plea for urgent care.

Kishore Mahbubani, dean of the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy in Singapore, is the author of Beyond the Age of Innocence: Rebuilding Trust Between America and the World (2005).

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