Hard Power and Soft Power: The Utility of Military Force as an Instrument of Policy in the 21st Century

4,6 valoración promedio
( 5 valoraciones por Goodreads )
 
9781477626702: Hard Power and Soft Power: The Utility of Military Force as an Instrument of Policy in the 21st Century
Ver todas las copias de esta edición ISBN.
 
 
Reseña del editor:

The concept of soft power, that is the influence attained through the co-option of foreigners by the attractiveness of our values, ideas, and practices, understandably has great appeal. Soft power is much cheaper than the hard power of military force, and it is more compatible with the culture of a principally liberal American society. All too often, military force seems to fail as an instrument of policy and, as a consequence, it invites the view that it is becoming obsolescent and even anachronistic. Dr. Colin Gray subjects hard and soft power to close critical scrutiny and finds that the latter is significantly misunderstood and, as a consequence, misassessed as a substitute for the threat or use of military force. Each kind of power has its limitations, but the obvious and familiar challenges characteristic of military force do not mean that therefore soft power should be our policy instrument of choice. The author warns against expecting too much of soft power.

Biografía del autor:

COLIN S. GRAY is Professor of International Politics and Strategic Studies at the University of Reading, England. He worked at the International Institute for Strategic Studies (London), and at Hudson Institute (Croton-on-Hudson, NY) before founding the National Institute for Public Policy, a defense-oriented think tank in the Washington, DC, area. Dr. Gray served for 5 years in the Reagan administration on the President’s General Advisory Committee on Arms Control and Disarmament. He has served as an adviser to both the U.S. and British governments (he has dual citizenship). His government work has included studies of nuclear strategy, arms control, maritime strategy, space strategy and the use of special forces. Dr. Gray has written 24 books, including: The Sheriff: America’s Defense of the New World Order (University Press of Kentucky, 2004); Another Bloody Century: Future Warfare (Weidenfeld and Nicolson, 2005); Strategy and History: Essays on Theory and Practice (Routledge, 2007; Potomac Books, 2009); National Security Dilemmas: Challenges and Opportunities (Potomac Books, 2009); and The Strategy Bridge: Theory for Practice (Oxford University Press, 2010). His next book will be Airpower for Strategic Effect. Dr. Gray is a graduate of the Universities of Manchester and Oxford.

"Sobre este título" puede pertenecer a otra edición de este libro.

Los mejores resultados en AbeBooks

1.

Gray, Colin S
Publicado por CreateSpace Independent Publis (2018)
ISBN 10: 1477626700 ISBN 13: 9781477626702
Nuevo Paperback Cantidad disponible: > 20
Impresión bajo demanda
Librería
Murray Media
(North Miami Beach, FL, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción CreateSpace Independent Publis, 2018. Paperback. Condición: New. Never used! This item is printed on demand. Nº de ref. del artículo: 1477626700

Más información sobre este vendedor | Contactar al vendedor

Comprar nuevo
EUR 10,07
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 1,62
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

2.

Gray, Colin S.
ISBN 10: 1477626700 ISBN 13: 9781477626702
Nuevo Cantidad disponible: > 20
Impresión bajo demanda
Librería
Pbshop
(Wood Dale, IL, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción 2012. PAP. Condición: New. New Book. Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. THIS BOOK IS PRINTED ON DEMAND. Established seller since 2000. Nº de ref. del artículo: IQ-9781477626702

Más información sobre este vendedor | Contactar al vendedor

Comprar nuevo
EUR 9,12
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 3,26
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

3.

Gray, Colin S
Publicado por CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform (2012)
ISBN 10: 1477626700 ISBN 13: 9781477626702
Nuevo Paperback Cantidad disponible: 10
Librería
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform, 2012. Paperback. Condición: New. Nº de ref. del artículo: INGM9781477626702

Más información sobre este vendedor | Contactar al vendedor

Comprar nuevo
EUR 12,13
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 4,07
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

4.

Gray, Colin S
Publicado por CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
ISBN 10: 1477626700 ISBN 13: 9781477626702
Nuevo PAPERBACK Cantidad disponible: > 20
Librería
Russell Books
(Victoria, BC, Canada)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform. PAPERBACK. Condición: New. 1477626700 Special order direct from the distributor. Nº de ref. del artículo: ING9781477626702

Más información sobre este vendedor | Contactar al vendedor

Comprar nuevo
EUR 12,19
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 5,71
De Canada a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

5.

Colin S Gray
Publicado por CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
ISBN 10: 1477626700 ISBN 13: 9781477626702
Nuevo Paperback Cantidad disponible: > 20
Impresión bajo demanda
Librería
BuySomeBooks
(Las Vegas, NV, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform. Paperback. Condición: New. This item is printed on demand. 70 pages. Dimensions: 8.7in. x 5.9in. x 0.5in.The concept of soft power, that is the influence attained through the co-option of foreigners by the attractiveness of our values, ideas, and practices, understandably has great appeal. Soft power is much cheaper than the hard power of military force, and it is more compatible with the culture of a principally liberal American society. All too often, military force seems to fail as an instrument of policy and, as a consequence, it invites the view that it is becoming obsolescent and even anachronistic. Dr. Colin Gray subjects hard and soft power to close critical scrutiny and finds that the latter is significantly misunderstood and, as a consequence, misassessed as a substitute for the threat or use of military force. Each kind of power has its limitations, but the obvious and familiar challenges characteristic of military force do not mean that therefore soft power should be our policy instrument of choice. The author warns against expecting too much of soft power. This item ships from La Vergne,TN. Paperback. Nº de ref. del artículo: 9781477626702

Más información sobre este vendedor | Contactar al vendedor

Comprar nuevo
EUR 17,98
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

6.

Gray, Colin S
Publicado por CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
ISBN 10: 1477626700 ISBN 13: 9781477626702
Nuevo Tapa blanda Cantidad disponible: 1
Librería
Ohmsoft LLC
(Lake Forest, IL, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform. Condición: New. Paperback. Worldwide shipping. FREE fast shipping inside USA (express 2-3 day delivery also available). Tracking service included. Ships from United States of America. Nº de ref. del artículo: 1477626700

Más información sobre este vendedor | Contactar al vendedor

Comprar nuevo
EUR 18,15
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

7.

Gray, Colin S.
Publicado por Createspace Independent Publishing Platform (2012)
ISBN 10: 1477626700 ISBN 13: 9781477626702
Nuevo Cantidad disponible: > 20
Impresión bajo demanda
Librería
Books2Anywhere
(Fairford, GLOS, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Createspace Independent Publishing Platform, 2012. PAP. Condición: New. New Book. Delivered from our UK warehouse in 4 to 14 business days. THIS BOOK IS PRINTED ON DEMAND. Established seller since 2000. Nº de ref. del artículo: IQ-9781477626702

Más información sobre este vendedor | Contactar al vendedor

Comprar nuevo
EUR 11,04
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 10,20
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

8.

Director of National Security Studies Colin S Gray
Publicado por Createspace Independent Publishing Platform, United States (2012)
ISBN 10: 1477626700 ISBN 13: 9781477626702
Nuevo Paperback Cantidad disponible: 10
Impresión bajo demanda
Librería
Book Depository International
(London, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Createspace Independent Publishing Platform, United States, 2012. Paperback. Condición: New. Language: English . Brand New Book ***** Print on Demand *****. The concept of soft power, that is the influence attained through the co-option of foreigners by the attractiveness of our values, ideas, and practices, understandably has great appeal. Soft power is much cheaper than the hard power of military force, and it is more compatible with the culture of a principally liberal American society. All too often, military force seems to fail as an instrument of policy and, as a consequence, it invites the view that it is becoming obsolescent and even anachronistic. Dr. Colin Gray subjects hard and soft power to close critical scrutiny and finds that the latter is significantly misunderstood and, as a consequence, misassessed as a substitute for the threat or use of military force. Each kind of power has its limitations, but the obvious and familiar challenges characteristic of military force do not mean that therefore soft power should be our policy instrument of choice. The author warns against expecting too much of soft power. Nº de ref. del artículo: APC9781477626702

Más información sobre este vendedor | Contactar al vendedor

Comprar nuevo
EUR 33,53
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

9.

Director of National Security Studies Colin S Gray
Publicado por Createspace Independent Publishing Platform, United States (2012)
ISBN 10: 1477626700 ISBN 13: 9781477626702
Nuevo Paperback Cantidad disponible: 10
Impresión bajo demanda
Librería
The Book Depository
(London, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Createspace Independent Publishing Platform, United States, 2012. Paperback. Condición: New. Language: English . Brand New Book ***** Print on Demand *****.The concept of soft power, that is the influence attained through the co-option of foreigners by the attractiveness of our values, ideas, and practices, understandably has great appeal. Soft power is much cheaper than the hard power of military force, and it is more compatible with the culture of a principally liberal American society. All too often, military force seems to fail as an instrument of policy and, as a consequence, it invites the view that it is becoming obsolescent and even anachronistic. Dr. Colin Gray subjects hard and soft power to close critical scrutiny and finds that the latter is significantly misunderstood and, as a consequence, misassessed as a substitute for the threat or use of military force. Each kind of power has its limitations, but the obvious and familiar challenges characteristic of military force do not mean that therefore soft power should be our policy instrument of choice. The author warns against expecting too much of soft power. Nº de ref. del artículo: APC9781477626702

Más información sobre este vendedor | Contactar al vendedor

Comprar nuevo
EUR 33,67
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío