Jonathan Adelman is a professor at the Josef Korbel School of International Studies at the University of Denver. Adelman has written several books on Russia and was Condoleezza Rice's doctoral adviser.
Feb 16, 2017
For the eight years of Barack Obama’s presidency, the United States treated Iran as if it were a major rising power in the world dominating the Middle East.
Jan 26, 2016
Despite being in many ways a second-rate and falling power, Russia under Vladimir Putin has emerged again as a significant world power.
Sep 28, 2015
Regardless of the outcome of the Putin-Obama meeting to discuss Syria, Ukraine and other matters, one thing is clear --the meeting demonstrates the sudden, even shocking, rise to power of Russia in the last several years.
Aug 05, 2015
The Soviet Union in 1963 was a global superpower with a GNP roughly 50% of that of the United States.
Jul 07, 2015
Rarely have we seen serious negotiations with the great powers on one side dealing as equals with a Third World power on the other side.