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Graham Allison | Destined For War

Season 2000 Episode 2006 | 26m 46s

In Destined for War, the eminent Harvard scholar Graham Allison explains why Thucydides’s Trap is the best lens for understanding U.S.-China relations in the 21st century. Through uncanny historical parallels & war scenarios, he shows how close we are to the unthinkable. Yet, stressing that war is not inevitable, Allison also reveals how clashing powers have kept the peace in the past.

Aired: 10/30/17

Rating: NR

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