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The Resource Dangerous but not omnipotent : exploring the reach and limitations of Iranian power in the Middle East, Frederic Wehrey [and others], (electronic resource)

Dangerous but not omnipotent : exploring the reach and limitations of Iranian power in the Middle East, Frederic Wehrey [and others], (electronic resource)

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Dangerous but not omnipotent : exploring the reach and limitations of Iranian power in the Middle East
Title
Dangerous but not omnipotent
Title remainder
exploring the reach and limitations of Iranian power in the Middle East
Statement of responsibility
Frederic Wehrey [and others]
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In an analysis grounded in the observation that although Iranian power projection is marked by strengths, it also has serious liabilities and limitations, this report surveys the nature of both in four critical areas and offers a new U.S. policy paradigm that seeks to manage the challenges Iran presents through the exploitation of regional barriers to its power and sources of caution in the regime's strategic calculus
Member of
Dewey number
327.73055
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Wehrey, Frederic M
  • United States
  • Project Air Force (U.S.)
Series statement
Rand Corporation monograph series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • Iran
  • Iran
  • Iran
  • Political culture
  • State-sponsored terrorism
  • Terrorism
  • Weapons of mass destruction
  • Iran
  • Middle East
Label
Dangerous but not omnipotent : exploring the reach and limitations of Iranian power in the Middle East, Frederic Wehrey [and others], (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Prepared for the United States Air Force."
  • "RAND Project Air Force."
  • "MG-781-AF"--Page 4 of cover
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction: understanding the Iranian challenge -- Assertiveness and caution in Iranian strategic culture -- Asymmetric ambition and conventional reality: Iran's evolving defense strategy, doctrine, and capabilities -- Iran and its non-state partners: assessing linkages and control -- Arab perceptions of the Iranian threat -- Conclusion: U.S. strategy and the Islamic Republic
Control code
ocn430964762
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxviii, 203 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780833047205
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
color illustrations, color map
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)430964762
Label
Dangerous but not omnipotent : exploring the reach and limitations of Iranian power in the Middle East, Frederic Wehrey [and others], (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
  • "Prepared for the United States Air Force."
  • "RAND Project Air Force."
  • "MG-781-AF"--Page 4 of cover
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction: understanding the Iranian challenge -- Assertiveness and caution in Iranian strategic culture -- Asymmetric ambition and conventional reality: Iran's evolving defense strategy, doctrine, and capabilities -- Iran and its non-state partners: assessing linkages and control -- Arab perceptions of the Iranian threat -- Conclusion: U.S. strategy and the Islamic Republic
Control code
ocn430964762
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxviii, 203 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780833047205
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
color illustrations, color map
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)430964762

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