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The Origins of the Market Economy: State Power, Territorial Control & Modes of War Fighting.


The Origins of the Market Economy: State Power, Territorial Control, and Modes of War Fighting.


The origin and spread of money-based commodity markets is normally attributed to a natural evolution from barter and is usually seen as a solution to problems of exchange. 145 more words

Military History

How China in Young People’s Mind: Generalizing Perspective and Magnified

China is rise to be a new emerging great powers in the world due to its economic power that develop 50 times in 50 years. 2,450 more words


Hard vs Soft Power as Metaphor

One lament that I heard at the International Studies Association this year was the fact that ‘mainstream’ International Relations doesn’t attach much importance to questions of narrative, metaphor and meaning, that is to ‘soft’ aspects of world politics. 381 more words

Soft Power

Another Chief Stands Up!

Why Cops Need to Support Justice Reforms

“Criminal justice reform demands strong, tenacious and visionary leadership—not only by individual law enforcement agencies, but on the part of politicians.”

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Perluasan Isu Internasional; Hard Power menuju Soft Power

Oleh Satya Wira Wicaksana*

Perluasan prioritas negara dari hard power menuju soft power dimulai semenjak berakhirnya Perang Dingin. Hal ini bertolak dari ketakutan masyarakat internasional mengenai perang dan dampaknya. 1,170 more words


II. Tributary States 2.0: Asia Infrastructure Investment Bank

The bears got it wrong on China
Sam Ahmed
JAN 29, 2016, 5:00 AM SGT
Source  –Straits Times, published Jan 29, 2016

2016 welcomed the global economy with a meltdown in China. 1,210 more words

Soft Power

Learning from Soft Power: A Need for Soft Healing in the 21st Century.

Research Paper Title

Learning from Soft Power: A Need for Soft Healing in the 21st Century.


The limitations of direct military intervention—“hard power”—for achieving foreign policy are increasingly highlighted by international events. 146 more words

Health & Medical