How to run the world: charting a course to the next renaissance

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"Here is a stunning and provocative guide to the future of international relations a system for managing global problems beyond the stalemates of business versus government, East versus West, rich versus poor, democracy versus authoritarianism, free markets versus state capitalism. Written by the most esteemed and innovative adventurer-scholar of his generation, Parag Khanna's How to Run the World posits a chaotic modern era that resembles the Middle Ages, with Asian empires, Western militaries, Middle Eastern sheikhdoms, magnetic city-states, wealthy multinational corporations, elite clans, religious zealots, tribal hordes, and potent media seething in an ever more unpredictable and dangerous storm. But just as that initial dark age ended with the Renaissance, Khanna believes that our time can become a great and enlightened age as well only, though, if we harness our technology and connectedness to forge new networks among governments, businesses, and civic interest groups to tackle the crises of today and avert those of tomorrow. With his trademark energy, intellect, and wit, Khanna reveals how a new mega-diplomacy consisting of coalitions among motivated technocrats, influe
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subject_facet Diplomacy, International relations, World politics -- 21st century
title_display How to run the world : charting a course to the next renaissance
title_full How to Run the World Charting a Course to the Next Renaissance, How to run the world : charting a course to the next renaissance / Parag Khanna
title_short How to run the world :
title_sub charting a course to the next renaissance
topic_facet Diplomacy, International relations, Nonfiction, Politics, World politics