Why the Liberal World Order Will Survive

  title={Why the Liberal World Order Will Survive},
  author={Gilford John Ikenberry},
  journal={Ethics \&\#x0026; International Affairs},
  pages={17 - 29}
  • G. Ikenberry
  • Published 7 March 2018
  • Sociology
  • Ethics & International Affairs
Abstract The crisis of the American-led international order would seem to open up new opportunities for rising states—led by China, India, and other non-Western developing countries—to reshape the global order. As their capacities and influence grow, will these states rise up and integrate into the existing order or will they seek to overturn and reorganize it? The realist hegemonic perspective expects today's power transition to lead to growing struggles between the West and the “rest” over… Expand
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