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The Resource US foreign policy in the Middle East : the roots of anti-Americanism, Kylie Baxter and Shahram Akbarzadeh

US foreign policy in the Middle East : the roots of anti-Americanism, Kylie Baxter and Shahram Akbarzadeh

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US foreign policy in the Middle East : the roots of anti-Americanism
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US foreign policy in the Middle East
Title remainder
the roots of anti-Americanism
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Kylie Baxter and Shahram Akbarzadeh
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United States foreign policy in the Middle East
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Language
eng
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Baxter, Kylie
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index present
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non fiction
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Akbarzadeh, Shahram
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  • United States
  • Middle East
  • United States
  • Middle East
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US foreign policy in the Middle East : the roots of anti-Americanism, Kylie Baxter and Shahram Akbarzadeh
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
1. The Middle East in the Colonial Period -- The fall of the Ottomans and the Hashemite Dynasty -- The Sykes-Picot Agreement of 1916 and the balfour declaration of 1917 -- The post-war era: the King-Crane commission and the Mandates -- 2. Great Power Influences, Zionism and the Middle East -- Zionism: the road to statehood -- Zionism during the war -- Al-Nakba/the Israeli War of Independence -- 3. Israel and the Arabs at War: Superpower Dimensions and the Israeli-US Alliance -- 1956: the Suez War -- 1967: the Six-Day War -- 1973: the Yom Kippur/Ramadan War -- 1982: the Lebanon War -- 2006: the July War -- 4. Islamism and the Iranian Revolution -- Historical background -- The Iranian Revolution -- The Shia dimension -- 5. Proxy War: the Superpowers in Afghanistan -- Historical context -- Reasons for the Soviet decision -- Regional reactions -- The role of the United States -- Case study: the Stinger controversy -- Resolution of the Afghan conflict -- 6. Wars in the Persian Gulf -- Historical background -- Iran-Iraq tension -- The superpowers' involvement -- After the Iran-Iraq War -- Regional tensions: water and oil -- Operation Desert Storm -- Outcomes of Desert Storm -- 7. Israel and Palestine: the Failure to Find Peace and the Role of the United States -- The first uprising: Intifada 1987 -- The emergence of HAMAS -- The Oslo Accords (September 1993) -- Oslo's failure and the al-Aqsa Intifada -- Israel's security wall -- The Gaza withdrawal -- 8. The Iraq 'Adventure' and Arab Perceptions of the Unites States -- Iraq: the road to war -- Arab discontent -- Conclusion -- The United States and Israel -- The United States and the Palestinians -- The United States and Iraq -- The United States and the Middle East: where to from here?
Control code
12065001
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 197 p.
Isbn
9780203928301
Isbn Type
(ebook)
Lccn
2007042998
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maps
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US foreign policy in the Middle East : the roots of anti-Americanism, Kylie Baxter and Shahram Akbarzadeh
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
1. The Middle East in the Colonial Period -- The fall of the Ottomans and the Hashemite Dynasty -- The Sykes-Picot Agreement of 1916 and the balfour declaration of 1917 -- The post-war era: the King-Crane commission and the Mandates -- 2. Great Power Influences, Zionism and the Middle East -- Zionism: the road to statehood -- Zionism during the war -- Al-Nakba/the Israeli War of Independence -- 3. Israel and the Arabs at War: Superpower Dimensions and the Israeli-US Alliance -- 1956: the Suez War -- 1967: the Six-Day War -- 1973: the Yom Kippur/Ramadan War -- 1982: the Lebanon War -- 2006: the July War -- 4. Islamism and the Iranian Revolution -- Historical background -- The Iranian Revolution -- The Shia dimension -- 5. Proxy War: the Superpowers in Afghanistan -- Historical context -- Reasons for the Soviet decision -- Regional reactions -- The role of the United States -- Case study: the Stinger controversy -- Resolution of the Afghan conflict -- 6. Wars in the Persian Gulf -- Historical background -- Iran-Iraq tension -- The superpowers' involvement -- After the Iran-Iraq War -- Regional tensions: water and oil -- Operation Desert Storm -- Outcomes of Desert Storm -- 7. Israel and Palestine: the Failure to Find Peace and the Role of the United States -- The first uprising: Intifada 1987 -- The emergence of HAMAS -- The Oslo Accords (September 1993) -- Oslo's failure and the al-Aqsa Intifada -- Israel's security wall -- The Gaza withdrawal -- 8. The Iraq 'Adventure' and Arab Perceptions of the Unites States -- Iraq: the road to war -- Arab discontent -- Conclusion -- The United States and Israel -- The United States and the Palestinians -- The United States and Iraq -- The United States and the Middle East: where to from here?
Control code
12065001
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 197 p.
Isbn
9780203928301
Isbn Type
(ebook)
Lccn
2007042998
Other physical details
maps

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