Johan Galtung pp 167-171 | Cite as

The Soviet Case: Six Contradictions and the US Case: Fifteen Contradictions

  • Johan Galtung
  • Dietrich Fischer
Part of the SpringerBriefs on Pioneers in Science and Practice book series (BRIEFSPIONEER, volume 5)


In the comparative study of the decline of ten, and fall of nine Empires, No. 10 being the US Empire, in 1995 (see the Prologue).


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  1. Galtung J (2009) The Fall of the US Empire—And Then What? (TRANSCEND University Press) (

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.VersonnexFrance
  2. 2.Galtung Institute for Peace Theory and PracticeGrenzach-WyhlenGermany
  3. 3.BaselSwitzerland

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