1 George Modelski and William R. Thompson, Leading Sectors and Global Power: The Coevolution of Global Politics and Economics (Columbia, SC: University of South Carolina Press, 1996).
2 The transition from British to American leadership was peaceful owing to Britain's willingness to accommodate growing US power.
3 See A. F. K. Organski and Jacek Kugler, The War Ledger (Chicago, IL: University of Chicago Press, 1980).
4 Exodus 2:22.
5 As we shall see, “states” and “nations” are not the same. Thus, “interstate” would have been a more accurate title for the field.
1 Theoretical approaches to global politics
1 James N. Rosenau and Mary Durfee, Thinking Theory Thoroughly, 2nd edn (Boulder, CO: Westview Press, 2000), 3.
2 The ...