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Title America and Iraq : policy-making, intervention and regional politics / edited by David Ryan and Patrick Kiely
Published London ; New York : Routledge, [2009]
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Description 1 online resource (xviii, 268 pages) : maps
Series Contemporary security studies
Contemporary security studies.
Contents Introduction / David Ryan -- Eisenhower and regime change in Iraq : the United States and the Iraqi Revolution of 1958 / Kenneth Osgood -- Through distorted lenses : Iraq and balance of power politics, 1969-1979 / Patrick Kiely -- From the 'tilt' to the unintended 'transformation' : the United States and Iraq, 1975-1992 / David Ryan -- Lost in the desert : Lawrence and the theory and practice of counterinsurgency / Marilyn B. Young -- Grand ambitions and far-reaching failures : the United States in Iraq / Toby Dodge -- The geoeconomic pivot of the global war on terror : U.S. Central Command and the war in Iraq / John Morrissey -- What would Jesus do? : evangelicals, the Iraq War and the struggle for position / Melani McAlister -- Against everyone and no-one : the failure of the unipolar in Iraq and beyond / Scott Lucas and Maria Ryan -- George W. Bush, American exceptionalism and the Iraq War / Trevor B. McCrisken -- The Middle East and the Persian Gulf as the gateway to imperial crisis : the Bush administration in Iraq / Cary Fraser -- The Imperial Presidency Redux : presidential power and the war in Iraq / Jon Roper -- Securing the state : the U.S. and post-war Iraqi border security dynamics / James Denselow
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 252-259) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Iraq War, 2003-2011.
Iraq -- Foreign relations -- United States.
United States -- Foreign relations -- Iraq.
Form Electronic book
Author Kiely, Patrick.
Ryan, David, 1965-
ISBN 0203886348 (electronic bk.)
9780203886342 (electronic bk.)