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How amoral is hegemon?

Goodin, Robert


In the post-Cold War world, the last remaining superpower is almost hegemonic. Almost: but not quite. The US cannot act all on its own. It needs — or thinks it needs, or pretends to need — the support of at least a few other countries in anything it does. But it only needs a few, and there are many that could serve equally well. That may not be yes of all policy areas. But some such thinking certainly underlies the US's "floating coalition" for its "war against terror". "Some countries may...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Type: Journal article
Source: Perspectives on Politics
DOI: 10.1017/S1537592703000100


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