Velika Šahovska Tabla has ratings and reviews. Keith said: Zbigniew Brzezinski is a technocrat on the same plain as a Henry Kissinger. He has b. Zbigniew Brzezinski. CID, – pages Bibliographic information. QR code for Velika šahovska tabla Author, Zbigniew Brzezinski. Translated by. Download Citation on ResearchGate | Velika šahovska ploča | ZBIGNIEW BRZEZINSKI () bivši savjetnik za nacionalnu sigurnost predsjednika Cartera.
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Velika Šahovska Tabla
Even an analysis that focuses on the personality or acumen of particular world leaders is myopic, ignoring as it does the vast institutional machinery and history that underlie the ascension of any president or general. Thomas Moses rated it liked it Feb 28, Serena rated it did not like it Sahovskz 06, We’ve made the exact mistakes he warned us not to make, and we’ve made several I’ve put this book off for a while – though I regret not reading it sooner. Written inhe foresaw an excursion into Afghanistan and sees Central Asia as the primary battleground for energy resources veluka the world.
This book is not yet featured on Listopia. The economic self-denial that is, defense spending and the human sacrifice casualties even among professional soldiers required in the effort are uncongenial to democratic instinct.
Major foreign policy taboa during his term of office included the normalization of relations with the People’s Republic of China and the severing of ties with the Republic of Chinathe signing of the second Strategic Arms Limitation Treaty SALT IIthe brokering of the Camp David Accords, the brzezinskii of Iran to an anti-Western Islamic state, encouraging reform in Eastern Europe, emphasizing human rights in U. Easily accessible to anyone with little prior knowledge shaovska geopolitics, American or otherwise.
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Not exactly light reading, but Brzezinski breaks down the US game plan for the conceivable future. Brzezinski, the author, was the National Security Adviser for sahovskq Carter administration and definitely tsbla his stuff. Brzezinski does the best he can under the constraint of those assumptions, and the breadth of his long term thinking on the subject will probably be the best way to transition beyond them. Why viewing China as a menace is likely to become a self-fulfilling prophecy.
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Brzezinski also writes that the United States’ status as world’s premier power is unlikely to be seriously challenged by any single nation.
Great read if your into PoliSci. Open Preview See a Problem? We have seen nearly 16 years of the greater Sahovsoa project and 16 idiotic years in Afghanistan. This is because the book was originally published in He was a professor of American foreign policy at Johns Hopkins University’s School of Advanced International Tala, a scholar at the Center for Strategic and International Studies, and a member of various boards and councils.
I did end up agreeing with a lot of his view points as he talked about the course the current super power of the world should take.
Want to Read saving…. Imagine living in such simple world again, with simple polarity, predictable geopolitical outcomes, gamebits. Ominously, reading this book in hindsight, brzezinsli can see that a lot of what he predicted about the Ukraine, Russia and the far east have come to fruition today.
This book, The Grand Chessboard is over 10 years old and after reading it, the following quote especially, it occurred to me more than ever that world events don’t come about by happenstance. A worthwhile read for anyone interested in international current events or geo-strategy.
The percentile of people who should be denied access to power is ‘the cause for concern about which nothing is being done’. But that is not to say Brzezinski got everything right, as he may have slightly underestimated the rise of China. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.
Pola veka kasnije pitanje se mora redefinisati: It’s all by design; the diagrams were written up years ago.
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I couldn’t help but shake my head in disbelief at the close of the book, history will look back on this, forcefully, as the US will be the first, and last, Global power the world has ever known. A conflict with China, if we allow ourselves to slip into one, will be disastrous for both countries, militarily and economically, but military involvement in other parts of the world would steepen America’s decline.
Thus, his particular agenda did not get in the way of my learning about the considerations that shape the “grand chessboard” of global hegemony. Amazon Kindle 0 editions. No trivia or quizzes yet.
Too self-satisfied, it acts as if its central political goal is to become the worlds most comfortable retirement home.
His writing is so dry and pretentious that once you start reading this you will never want to pick it up again and will look at it with dread when you see it on your nightstand and will accidentally get too far in to give up when after all, you set a goal for yourself to finish 50 books this year. It was in Europe that the book’s vision began to totter under the weight of those 20 years. A long and boring look at the future or Eurasian politics, this non-fiction work leaves nothing to the imagination and attempts to improve one’s vocabulary.
Zona clave para cualquier potencia o grupo d potencias. I rate 5 for must of his geostrategics analysis and predictions, although I completely disagree on some others.
If like me, you believe otherwise, this is still a great Carter Administration alumni and Obama’s top foreign policy advisor outlines back in exactly how we’ll stir up the muck that we currently find ourselves in with Russia and other spots in Eurasia. Njen cilj je bio da se Rusi navedu u avganistansku zamku.
Trivia About The Grand Chessbo In Russia, this book has been for a ttabla time considered an ultimate evil, akin to Mein Kampf. Therefore, I found it to be rather disturbing that such a man of influence had so greatly thought out how we could accomplish just that.
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But is indeed interesting to read this book and think about his complicated and intricated explanations of how the main political “chess” players see each others. Return to Book Page. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Brzezinski also offers some interesting commentary on Ukraine, arguing that it is not too early for the West sqhovska begin pointing to the decade “as a reasonable time frame for the initiation of Ukraine’s progressive inclusion.