The China choice why America should share power

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Hugh White

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China is rising€“ how should America respond? That could be the crucial question of the 21st century, according to Hugh White. It is also a crucial question for Australia, affecting our future economy and security.

In his ground-breaking book The China Choice, Hugh White considers the options for the Asian century. As China, the world's fastest-growing major economy, ascends, America has three choices: it can compete, share power or concede leadership in Asia. The choice is momentous: as significant for America's future as any it has faced.

White controversially argues that America's best option is to share power with China and relinquish its supremacy. As these two behemoths face off across the Pacific, the choice America makes will also have an enormous impact on Australia. The China Choice is an urgent intervention in the China debate and provides a blueprint for a peaceful future.

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