The New Bipolarity

A new kind of bipolarity is returning to global politics. At one pole stand states invested in a rule-based international order. At the other stand those intent on unconstrained raison d’état. And America is stuck in the middle.

Appeared in: Volume 08, Number 3 | Published on: December 12, 2012

Michael Wesley is professor of international relations at the Australian National University in Canberra, Australia.

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