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Author Wright, Steven M.

Title The United States and Persian Gulf security : the foundations of the war on terror / Steven Wright
Edition First edition
Published Reading, UK : Ithaca Press, [2007]


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Description v, 242 pages ; 25 cm
Series Durham Middle East monographs
Durham Middle East monographs.
Contents Pt. 1. Setting the context of change in US foreign policy. The architecture of US foreign policy under Bill Clinton and George W. Bush -- The emergence of the War on Terror: political Islam and grand strategy -- pt. 2. The United States and the Persian Gulf in the post-Cold War era. The Clinton years and Iran: containment and engagement -- The Clinton years and Iraq: strategic regime change -- pt. 3. The United States and the Persian Gulf in the War on Terror. Iraq and the War on Terror: untangling tactical and strategic policy -- Iran: proliferation, preventative use of force and regime change -- Conclusion
Notes Hardback
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 209-231) and index
Subject War on Terrorism, 2001-2009.
Iran -- Foreign relations -- United States.
Iraq -- Foreign relations -- United States.
Persian Gulf Region -- Foreign relations -- United States.
United States -- Foreign relations -- 1993-2001.
United States -- Foreign relations -- 2001-2009.
United States -- Foreign relations -- Iraq.
United States -- Foreign relations -- Iran.
United States -- Foreign relations -- Persian Gulf Region.
ISBN 0863723217