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By Vidya Nadkarni, Norma C. Noonan

The booklet examines the emerging impact of rising powers in international politics, with a unique specialize in the BRIC international locations (Brazil, Russia, India, China).

Chapters contributed via overseas students first examine the altering prestige of the united states within the twenty first century and on the european as either an rising and leading edge strength. China's emerging energy prestige, India's nearby and worldwide impact, Russia's re-emergence, and Brazil's becoming neighborhood and foreign function are then analyzed relatively to provide an explanation for how the BRIC states are poised to develop into very important gamers not just in politics and financial system, but additionally in key foreign issues similar to terrorism, globalization, and weather change.

The ebook presents an in depth research of political, fiscal, safeguard, and overseas coverage traits within the BRIC nations to handle such questions to whether they're going to search to revise the foreign order or paintings inside of it and the way they're going to take care of transnational worldwide difficulties. utilizing a different comparative procedure, the textual content will entice undergraduate scholars in international politics, diplomacy, and overseas policy.

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Japan has suffered numerous setbacks since the 1990s that cloud its political and economic future. 61 Overall, the Japanese-US strategic partnership remains important for both states in the years ahead. The USA and Other Potential Global Powers: India and Brazil India, the world’s largest democracy, is another rising power of the twentyfirst century. India has an enormous population; India’s well-educated millions are among the most technologically advanced people in the world, but India also has millions of people who live in poverty and are poorly educated.

The Post-World War Two Context of US Superpower Status Most Americans alive in the twenty-first century have lived virtually their entire lives in the era when the USA has been a superpower, a role it assumed after World War Two. Prior to that time, the USA was relatively 26 EMERGING POWERS IN A COMPARATIVE PERSPECTIVE passive in the global arena, although active in the western hemisphere, the Philippines, and a few other areas. The USA emerged from World War Two, as the pre-eminent power in the world.

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