|axii, 635 p.,  p. of plates :|bill. (chiefly col.), map ;|c25 cm.
|aPart one: A fresh start. 2008: team of rivals ; Foggy bottom: smart power -- Part two: Across the Pacific. Asia: the pivot ; China: uncharted waters ; Beijing: the dissident ; Burma: the lady and the generals -- Part three: War and peace. Af-Pak: surge ; Afghanistan: to end a war ; Pakistan: national honor -- Part four: Between hope and history. Europe: ties that bind ; Russia: reset and regression ; Latin America: democrats and demagogues ; Africa: guns or growth? -- Part five: Upheaval. The Middle East: the rocky path of peace ; The Arab Spring: revolution ; Libya: all necessary measures ; Benghazi: under attack ; Iran: sanctions and secrets ; Syria: a wicked problem ; Gaza: anatomy of a cease-fire -- Part six: The future we want. Climate change: we're all in this together ; Jobs and energy: a level playing field ; Haiti: disaster and development ; 21st-Century statecraft: digital diplomacy in a networked world ; Human rights: unfinished business -- Epilogue.