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Main Title Mapping the global future : report of the National Intelligence Council's 2020 Project, based on consultations with nongovernmental experts around the world.
Publisher National Intelligence Council : [Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O., distributor],
Year Published 2004
Report Number NIC 2004-13
Stock Number 041-015-00240-6
OCLC Number 57448443
ISBN 0160732182; 9780160732188
Subjects Security, International ; Twenty-first century--Forecasts ; Globalization--Forecasting ; United States--Foreign relations--2001-2009--Forecasting ; National security--United States--Forecasting ; World politics--21st century--Forecasting ; National security--Forecasting ; World politics--Forecasting ; United States--Foreign relations--2001---Forecasting
Internet Access
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Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EJBM  UA23.3.M26 2004 Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 12/02/2005
Collation 120 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 28 cm + 1 CD-ROM
Shipping list no.: 2005-0076-P. "December 2004." Accompanying CD-ROM contains complete text in PDF format. "NIC 2004-13." Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Notes
Executive Summary. -- Methodology. -- Introduction. -- The contradictions of globalization. An expanding and integrating global economy ; The technology revolution ; Lingering social inequalities ; Fictional scenario: Davos world . -- Rising powers: The changing geopolitical landscape. Rising Asia ; Other rising states? ; The "aging" powers ; Growing demands for energy ; US unipolarity -- How long can it last? ; Fictional scenario: Pax Americana. -- New challenges to governance. Halting progress on democratization ; Identity politics ; Fictional scenario: A new caliphate. -- Pervasive insecurity. Transmuting international terrorism ; Intensifying internal conflicts ; Rising powers: Tinder for conflict? ; The WMD factor ; Fictional scenario: Cycle of fear. -- Policy implications.