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Joseph S. Nye

Joseph S. Nye

Harvard University Distinguished Service Professor

Member of the Board, Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs

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Telephone: (617) 495-1123
Fax: (617)-496-3337
Email: Joseph_Nye@harvard.edu

 

 

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2006 (continued)

Fall 2006

"Smart Power: In Search of the Balance between Hard and Soft Power (Book Review of Hard Power: The New Politics of National Security By Kurt M. Campbell and Michael E. O'Hanlon)"

Journal Article, Democracy: A Journal of Ideas, issue 2

By Joseph S. Nye, Harvard University Distinguished Service Professor

"When I developed the concept of soft power a decade and a half ago, the conventional wisdom was that the United States was in decline. As the late Senator Paul Tsongas put it in 1992, "the Cold War is over, and Japan and Germany won." As I was trying to understand why the declinists were wrong and why I thought the United States would be the leading country of the twenty-first century, I totaled up American military and economic power and realized that something was still missing: the enormous capacity of this country to get what it wants by attraction rather than through coercion. This attractive, or "soft," power stemmed from American culture, values, and policies that were broadly inclusive and seen as legitimate in the eyes of others."

 

 

September 6, 2006

Round by Round: Winners and Losers in the Post-9/11 Era

Op-Ed, Daily Star

By Joseph S. Nye, Harvard University Distinguished Service Professor

 

 

August 25, 2006

Progressive Realism

Op-Ed, The Bangkok Post

By Joseph S. Nye, Harvard University Distinguished Service Professor

 

 

August 19, 2006

In Mideast, the Goal is 'Smart Power'

Op-Ed, The Boston Globe

By Joseph S. Nye, Harvard University Distinguished Service Professor

 

 

July 31, 2006

Taming North Korea

Op-Ed, Taipei Times

By Joseph S. Nye, Harvard University Distinguished Service Professor

 

 

July 17, 2006

Transformation is Hard

Magazine or Newspaper Article, Time, issue 3, volume 168

By Joseph S. Nye, Harvard University Distinguished Service Professor

 

 

July 17, 2006

Why W should learn from WW

Magazine or Newspaper Article, Newsweek

By Joseph S. Nye, Harvard University Distinguished Service Professor

 

 

July 4, 2006

Let's Make Sure a 'Flat World' Doesn't Turn into a Desert

Op-Ed, Daily Star

By Joseph S. Nye, Harvard University Distinguished Service Professor

 

 

July / August 2006

"On Not Going It Alone: A Leadership Role for America in a World without Governance"

Magazine or Newspaper Article, Harvard Magazine, issue 6, volume 108

By Joseph S. Nye, Harvard University Distinguished Service Professor

"How powerful is the United States, and how should it relate to the rest of the world? Is America a new version of the Roman Empire? These questions are increasingly debated around the world in the aftermath of the invasion of Iraq...."

 

 

July / August 2006

Transformational Leadership and U.S. Grand Strategy

Journal Article, Foreign Affairs, issue 4, volume 85

By Joseph S. Nye, Harvard University Distinguished Service Professor

 

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