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Lieber, Robert J. 1941-

Overview
Works: 60 works in 264 publications in 2 languages and 7,306 library holdings
Genres: Conference papers and proceedings  Juvenile works 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other
Classifications: E876, 327.73
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Most widely held works about Robert J Lieber
 
Most widely held works by Robert J Lieber
Eagle defiant : United States foreign policy in the 1980s( Book )

10 editions published between 1983 and 1991 in English and held by 758 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The American era : power and strategy for the 21st century by Robert J Lieber( Book )

23 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 629 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The American Era makes a provocative argument about America's world role. It sets out the case for a grand strategy that recognizes American preponderance as necessary and desirable for coping with the perils of the post-9/11 world. The book argues firstly that, Militant Islamic terrorism and weapons of mass destruction pose a threat which requires us to alter the way we think about the pre-emptive and preventive use of force. Secondly, the UN and other international bodies are incapable of acting on these urgent problems. Thirdly, in an international system with no true central authority other countries will inevitably look for leadership to the US. The book argues that if America does not respond actively to terrorist threats, no one else will take the initiative
British politics and European unity; parties, elites, and pressure groups by Robert J Lieber( Book )

17 editions published between 1968 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 603 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eagle entangled : U.S. foreign policy in a complex world by Kenneth A Oye( Book )

8 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 603 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

No common power : understanding international relations by Robert J Lieber( Book )

34 editions published between 1988 and 2001 in English and held by 590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Theory and world politics by Robert J Lieber( Book )

21 editions published between 1972 and 1975 in English and French and held by 559 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author attempts to apply some of the more complex social science theories and methods to the area of international relations
Eagle rules? : foreign policy and American primacy in the twenty-first century( Book )

8 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This important and original volume assesses what we now know about world politics and American foreign policy after more than a decade of the post-Cold War era, and the wider implications of this experience both for the U.S role in the 21st Century and for international relations more broadly. The chapter authors are leading authorities in their fields, and their contributions integrate both foreign and domestic setting for foreign policy. Part I looks at public opinion, debates about humanitarian intervention, the use of force in foreign conflicts, and congressional-executive relations in the making of foreign policy. Part II deals with the key regional issues confronting the United States, including the Middle East, Europe, Russia, China and East Asia, Latin America and Africa. Part III addresses major functional topics, including international economics and trade, defense policy, proliferation, “rogue” states, the environment, and America's relationship to the United Nations. For individuals interested in the United State's degree of international primacythe impact of domestic politics on its world role, and the longer-term implications of foreign policy
Eagle resurgent? : the Reagan era in American foreign policy by Kenneth A Oye( Book )

11 editions published between 1983 and 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Power and willpower in the American future : why the United States is not destined to decline by Robert J Lieber( Book )

13 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"'The United States cannot afford another decline like that which has characterized the past decade and a half ... Only self-delusion can keep us from admitting our decline to ourselves.' -- Henry A. Kissinger, 1961. In the above words, one of America's most distinguished strategic thinkers and policymakers expresses alarm at America's condition and the perils it faces. The warning seems timely, yet it was written more than half a century ago as an assessment of the Soviet threat, problems with allies and the developing world, and in frustration with what the author saw as dangerously inadequate policy and strategic choices. Henry Kissinger was by no means alone. He cited George Kennan's lament about our domestic failings with race, the cities, the education and environment of our young people, and the gap between expert knowledge and popular understanding, even while criticizing Kennan's focus on those problems to the exclusion of military and diplomatic threats"--Provided by publisher
Oil and the Middle East war--Europe in the energy crisis by Robert J Lieber( Book )

9 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The oil decade : conflict and cooperation in the West by Robert J Lieber( Book )

8 editions published between 1983 and 1986 in English and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eagle in a new world : American grand strategy in the post-Cold War era( Book )

7 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contemporary politics : Europe by Alexander J Groth( Book )

8 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Will Europe fight for oil? : energy relations in the Atlantic area( Book )

5 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Foreign policy by Robert J Lieber( Book )

11 editions published between 2008 and 2017 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features essays that represent diverse views about foreign policy and the international context in which it takes place. This work is organized into five sections: how to think about foreign policy, the domestic context, foreign policy and unipolarity, foreign policy after 9/11, and foreign policy and the future
Retreat and its consequences : American foreign policy and the problem of world order by Robert J Lieber( Book )

11 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Foreign policy retreat and the problem of world order -- Burden sharing with Europe: problems of capability and will -- Middle East policy: regional conflicts and threats to national interest -- BRICS: stakeholders or free-riders? -- Retreat and its consequences -- Can America still lead and should it?
A lighthouse saves the day by Robert J Lieber( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A beautifully illustrated story for children explores the world of lighthouses, sea animals and sunken ships
Butterfly and frog by Robert J Lieber( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains to young children the concept of animal metamorphosis, using butterflies and frogs as examples
Middle East oil and the industrial democracies by Robert J Lieber( Book )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The American era : power and strategy for the 21st century
Alternative Names
Lieber, Robert.

Lieber, Robert J.

Lieber, Robert J. 1941-

Lieber, Robert James 1941-

ליבר, רוברט 1941־

Languages
English (205)

French (1)

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No common power : understanding international relationsEagle rules? : foreign policy and American primacy in the twenty-first centuryForeign policy