Table of Contents
   List of Maps and Figuresp. vii
   Introductionp. 1
   The Receding Westp. 7
      The Emergence of Global Powerp. 8
      The Rise of Asia and the Dispersal of Global Powerp. 16
      The Impact of Global Political Awakeningp. 26
   The Waning of the American Dreamp. 37
      The Shared American Dreamp. 37
      Beyond Self-Delusionp. 46
      America's Residual Strengthsp. 55
      America's Long Imperial Warp. 64
   The World After America: By 2025, not Chinese but Chaoticp. 75
      The Post-America Scramblep. 76
      The Geopolitically Most Endangered Statesp. 89
      The End of a Good Neighborhoodp. 103
      The Uncommon Global Commonsp. 110
   Beyond 2025: A New Geopolitical Balancep. 121
      Eurasia's Geopolitical Volatilityp. 123
      A Larger and Vital Westp. 132
      A Stable and Cooperative New Eastp. 155
   Conclusion: America's Dual Rolep. 183
   Acknowledgmentsp. 193
   Notesp. 195
   Indexp. 197