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Are China and the US Falling into the Thucydides Trap?

Van Ness, Peter

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Building his analysis on Thucydides’ study of the Peloponnesian War, Graham Allison and his colleagues have studied the classic international relations problem of military conflict between a rising power and an established dominant power. They identified 16 such situations over the past 500 years, and found that 12 of them ended in war — painting a gloomy picture of the future of US–China relations.

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2017-08-17
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/162199
Source: East Asia Forum
Access Rights: Open access via publisher website
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