A World Safe for Democracy

Liberal Internationalism and the Crises of Global Order

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A sweeping account of the rise and evolution of liberal internationalism in the modern era

"The crowning achievement of [Ikenberry's] decades-long work explaining and defending the liberal...

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“John Ikenberry once more shows why he remains the most intelligent and most articulate defender of a world built over two centuries by Britain and the United States. Yet another tour de force by one...

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A conversation with G. John Ikenberry:

How should we understand “making the world safe for democracy”? What was Woodrow Wilson really proposing?


In declaring war against Germany in April 1917, Woodrow...