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Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 259-279) and index.
Formatted Contents Note
Introduction Major powers and global contenders Deterrence and conflict Balance of power and power shifts : global interests at stake Credibility and geopolitics : regional interests at stake Resolve and domestic costs : internal interests at stake Predicting major power conflicts : high stakes or costly signals? Theoretical and policy implications.