Incoherent Empire

Incoherent Empire In this book noted sociologist Michael Mann argues that the new American imperialism is actually a new militarism Dissecting the economic political military and ideological resources available to t

  • Title: Incoherent Empire
  • Author: Michael Mann
  • ISBN: 9781844675289
  • Page: 353
  • Format: Paperback
  • In this book, noted sociologist Michael Mann argues that the new American imperialism is actually a new militarism Dissecting the economic, political, military and ideological resources available to the US, Mann concludes that they are so uneven as to generate only an incoherent empire and increasing world disorder.The US is a military giant, though it is better at deIn this book, noted sociologist Michael Mann argues that the new American imperialism is actually a new militarism Dissecting the economic, political, military and ideological resources available to the US, Mann concludes that they are so uneven as to generate only an incoherent empire and increasing world disorder.The US is a military giant, though it is better at devastating than pacifying countries It is a political schizophrenic, its personality split between multilateralism, unilateralism and an actual inability to rule over foreign lands or to control its own supposed client states It is only a backseat driver of the global economy It cannot steer it, but it prods poorer countries toward an unproductive and unpopular neo liberalism.

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    About “Michael Mann

    • Michael Mann

      Michael Mann is a British born professor of Sociology at the University of California, Los Angeles, and Visiting Research Professor at Queen s University Belfast Mann holds dual British and United States citizenships He received his B.A in Modern History from the University of Oxford in 1963 and his D.Phil in Sociology from the same institution in 1971 Mann is currently visiting Professor at the University of Cambridge.Mann has been a professor of Sociology at UCLA since 1987 he was reader in Sociology at the London School of Economics and Political Science from 1977 to 1987 Mann was also a member of the Advisory Editors Council of the Social Evolution History Journal.In 1984, Mann published The Autonomous Power of the State its Origins, Mechanisms, and Results in the European Journal of Sociology This work is the foundation for the study of the despotic and infrastructural power of the modern state.Mann s most famous works include the monumental The Sources of Social Power and The Dark Side of Democracy, spanning the entire 20th century He also published Incoherent Empire, where he attacks the United States War on Terror as a clumsy experiment of neo imperialism.Mann is currently working on The Sources of Social Power Globalizations, the third volume in the series Librarian Note There is than one author in the GoodReads database with this name.



    197 thoughts on “Incoherent Empire

    • Rome wasn't burnt in a day: Michael Mann's "Incoherent Empire" is a good addition to the recent raft of books shining a much-needed light on America's descent from republic to empire. However, I found it flawed in its tone, and in its easy acceptance of Leftist dogma. More seriously, its historical perspective is too short.To his credit, Mann does a fine job proving his thesis (articulated on page 13), that the employment of military unilateralism by the Bush Administration is not the policy of [...]


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