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 twenty-first century. Through uncanny historical parallels and 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 — and what painful steps the United States and China must take to avoid disaster today.
Marinella Davide is a predoctoral research fellow on topics related to EU climate and energy policy and international negotiations. She is a Ph.D. candidate in Climate Change Management at the Ca’Foscari University of Venice, where she investigates the linkages between climate change and poverty reduction with a concerted focus on energy poverty.
Since 2010, she has been a researcher at the Fondazione Eni Enrico Mattei and the Euro-Mediterranean Center on Climate Change. Marinella has an Advanced Master's degree in Global Environmental Protection from Tuscia University and an M.A. in International Relations from the University of Bologna.Last Updated: Jun 22, 2017, 3:45pm