The Invisible Hand of Peace: Capitalism, the War Machine, and International Relations Theory

The Invisible Hand of Peace: Capitalism, the War Machine, and International Relations Theory

by Patrick J. McDonald
     
 

This book shows that the domestic institutions associated with capitalism have promoted peace between states over the past two centuries.See more details below

Overview

This book shows that the domestic institutions associated with capitalism have promoted peace between states over the past two centuries.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521761369
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
03/02/2009
Pages:
352
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 3.00(d)

Table of Contents

1. American grand strategy and the liberal peace; 2. Liberal international relations theory on war; 3. Releasing the invisible hand; 4. Liberal economic institutions and peace in the twentieth century; 5. Free trade and peace in the first era of globalization; 6. From rivalry to friendship; 7. The Achilles' heel of liberal international relations theory?; 8. Peace across the Taiwan Strait?; 9. The invisible hand or the ballot box?; 10. Capitalism and America's peaceful market power.

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