The Invisible Hand of Peace: Capitalism, the War Machine, and International Relations Theory

  title={The Invisible Hand of Peace: Capitalism, the War Machine, and International Relations Theory},
  author={Patrick McDonald},
1. American grand strategy and the liberal peace 2. Liberal international relations theory on war 3. Releasing the invisible hand 4. Liberal economic institutions and peace in the twentieth century 5. Free trade and peace in the first era of globalization 6. From rivalry to friendship 7. The Achilles' heel of liberal international relations theory? 8. Peace across the Taiwan Strait? 9. The invisible hand or the ballot box? 10. Capitalism and America's peaceful market power. 

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