Concert of Europe

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1.An agreement or understanding between the chief European powers to take only joint action in the (European) Eastern Question.
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It wants to foster its growing interests and it wants to prevent any concert of powers from ganging up against it.
The result will be a new concert of powers, tied together by their fixation with national economic growth and the objective of discouraging others from causing instability that risks intervention.
Hence, perhaps, the renewed interest in and enthusiasm for basing security on a concert of powers in Asia.
He derides Woodrow Wilson for what Kissinger defines as a naive belief in the goodness of man, the related harmony of the world, and the resulting faith in a concert of powers to preserve peace by reliance on the moral force of opinion.