In This Review
Power, Economics, and Security: The United States and Japan in Focus

Power, Economics, and Security: The United States and Japan in Focus

Edited by Henry Bienen

Westview Press, 1992, 336 pp.

Several very fine papers on the economic elements of national security make up the first half of this volume. The most fruitful inquiries concern the conflicts between national aims and a liberal, cooperative international system in a changing world order. In the second half, the papers on Japan are a good bit more miscellaneous.