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The End Of Power
Moises Naim

From Boardrooms To Battlefields And Churches To States, Why Being In Charge Isn't What It Used To Be

Basic Books
March 2013
On Sale: March 5, 2013
304 pages
ISBN: 0465031560
EAN: 9780465031566
Kindle: B00B6TVCX8
Hardcover / e-Book
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Power is shifting—from large, stable armies to loose bands of insurgents, from corporate leviathans to nimble start-ups, and from presidential palaces to public squares. But power is also changing, becoming harder to use and easier to lose. As a result, argues award-winning columnist and former Foreign Policy editor Moisés Naím, all leaders have less power than their predecessors, and the potential for upheaval is unprecedented. In The End of Power, Naím illuminates the struggle between once-dominant megaplayers and the new micropowers challenging them in every field of human endeavor. The antiestablishment drive of micropowers can topple tyrants, dislodge monopolies, and open remarkable new opportunities, but it can also lead to chaos and paralysis. Drawing on provocative, original research and a lifetime of experience in global affairs, Naím explains how the end of power is reconfiguring our world.

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