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The second world

Parag Khanna

The second world

how emerging powers are redefining global competition in the twenty-first century

by Parag Khanna

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  • 24 Currently reading

Published by Random House Trade Paperbacks in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World politics -- 21st century,
  • Communist countries,
  • Former communist countries,
  • Geopolitics,
  • Globalization,
  • Balance of power

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [353]-376) and index.

    StatementParag Khanna ; [with a new preface by the author].
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD863 .K532 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxvii, 466 p. :
    Number of Pages466
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23740474M
    ISBN 109780812979848
    LC Control Number2009455642

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