Power Problems •

Domestic Politics and the China Scare

Is the United States on course for a new Cold War with China? Campbell Craig tells John Glaser that there may be a chance to cooperate and ease tensions with Beijing. They discuss how changes in the U.S. military budget, threat perception, nuclear posturing, alliances, and domestic politics can help the two superpowers avoid a potential standoff.

Show Notes

1. Campbell Craig bio: https://​www​.cardiff​.ac​.uk/​p​e​o​p​l​e​/​v​i​e​w​/​5​4​2​1​6​3​—​c​r​a​i​g​—​c​a​m​pbell

2. Campbell Craig and Fredrik Logevall, America’s Cold War: The Politics of Insecurity, (Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2009).

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