Stephen M. Walt: Balancing American Power in the Post-9/11 World

Conversations with History: Stephen M. Walt

Stephen M. Walt; Robert and Renee Belfer Professor of International Affairs, Kennedy School, Harvard University

Host Harry Kreisler welcomes Harvard political scientist Stephen M. Walt for a discussion of how to think about balancing power in international politics. They also consider the role theory might play in formulating foreign policy and consider the way the world is responding to the U.S. hegemony in the aftermath of 911 and the Iraq War.

Key Words: Political Scientists, International Relations, Theory, Theory and Practice, 911, U.S. Foreign Policy, Realism
Stephen M. Walt
Publication date: 
November 14, 2005
Publication type: 
Conversations with History