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Published: 20 December 2018

280 Pages


ISBN: 9780190878900

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The Struggle for Recognition in International Relations

Status, Revisionism, and Rising Powers

Michelle Murray

  • Develops a new theory of great power status - seeking behavior that emphasizes the social dimensions of power transitions
  • Challenges traditional explanations for when power transitions end peacefully or in war
  • Offers new policy options for how established powers can manage the peaceful rise of new great powers