(abc.net.au) Since his election as US President, Donald Trump has actively undermined the standing of the American-led international order. His criticism of long-term allies, of NATO and other important security relationships and openly siding with authoritarian leaders have been significant. But Alexander Cooley argues in a new book called Exit from Hegemony, that the United States has been unravelling as a global power for some years.
(Forthcoming book: Exit from Hegemony, by Alexander Cooley and Daniel Nexon, Oxford University Press)
Read More © abc.net.au