'The Sovereignty Wars--Reconciling America with the World'

'The Sovereignty Wars--Reconciling America with the World'

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from CFR Fellows' Book Launch

Stewart Patrick discusses his new book, The Sovereignty Wars: Reconciling America with the World.

Nearly a century after the United States rejected the League of Nations, debates over U.S. national sovereignty have never been more heated. Unfortunately, contemporary debates over how to defend and exercise that sovereignty are confused. In his book, Patrick examines how to protect sovereignty while advancing American interests in the global age.

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Speaker

Stewart M. Patrick

James H. Binger Senior Fellow in Global Governance and Director of the International Institutions and Global Governance Program, Council on Foreign Relations

Presider

Richard N. Haass

President, Council on Foreign Relations