Off the Shelf: Melvyn P. Leffler and Jeffrey W. Legro

March 20, 2009 — Melvyn P. Leffler, Edward R. Stettinius Professor of History, and Jeffrey W. Legro, Compton Professor of World Politics and chairman of the Woodrow Wilson Department of Politics, editors, "To Lead the World: American Strategy After the Bush Doctrine." Oxford University Press.

In "To Lead the World," Leffler and Legro, who co-chair the Governing America in a Global Era Program at the Miller Center of Public Affairs, bring together 11 of America's most esteemed writers and thinkers to offer concrete, historically grounded suggestions for how America can regain its standing in the world and use its power more wisely than it has during the Bush years.