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What does it mean to live in a multipolar world?

The breakdown in the Sino-US trade talks has led a number of commentators to suggest that America’s “unipolar moment” of post-Cold War pre-eminence is over, as Washington lashes out against a rising China, whose economic rise threatens America’s historic dominance. Direct military violence is highly unlikely, given the inherent fragility of high-tech civilization. We therefore […]

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