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Shifting sands : the United States in the Middle East
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Éditeur Columbia university press
Année cop. 2014
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Shifting sands : the United States in the Middle East
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1 vol. (XIII-404 p.) : ill., cartes ; 24 cm
Notes
Bibliogr. p. [375]-386. Index
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Classification Dewey
327.730 56
Contenu
Part I : Introduction ; The Middle East in the eye of the global storm ; America's place in the Middle East ; Part II : The Cold War and its aftermath ; Failed partnerships and fragile partners ; Finding a place in the Middle East : a new partnership develops out of Black September ; The strategic partnership faces strains : the Yom Kippur War and the changing calculus of U.S. foreign policy ; The strategic relationship unravels : the end of the Cold War and the Gulf War of 1990-1991 ; Part III : A transformed region : the rise and fall of the Arab Middle East ; A changing lineup of regional powerhouses ; New boys on the block : nonstate actors ; A changing Islam and the rise of the Islamic Republic of Iran ; Part IV : The United States and the new Middle East in the twenty-first century ; The Bush administration and the arc of instability ; Obama : engaging the Middle East on multiple fronts ; Ups and downs of an everyday player, on the cheap ; Toward a new strategic partnership ? ; Afterword
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978-0-231-16672-0
0-231-16672-9
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