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.
Neal Doyle was the Program Coordinator for the Project on Managing the Atom. After graduating from St. Norbert College with a B.S. in Environmental Policy, he worked for several years as an environmental consultant and later attended Suffolk University Law School. He is a Advisory Council member of the Property and Environment Research Center (PERC).
Away from the Belfer Center, Neal works on sustainable and renewable energy projects, and is a successful online marketer. He is an avid golfer, and enjoys outdoor sports.Last Updated: Jan 6, 2017, 12:57pm