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The Resource Perilous power : the Middle East & U.S. foreign policy : dialogues on terror, democracy, war, and justice, Noam Chomsky & Gilbert Achcar ; edited with a preface by Stephen R. Shalom

Perilous power : the Middle East & U.S. foreign policy : dialogues on terror, democracy, war, and justice, Noam Chomsky & Gilbert Achcar ; edited with a preface by Stephen R. Shalom

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Perilous power : the Middle East & U.S. foreign policy : dialogues on terror, democracy, war, and justice
Title
Perilous power
Title remainder
the Middle East & U.S. foreign policy : dialogues on terror, democracy, war, and justice
Statement of responsibility
Noam Chomsky & Gilbert Achcar ; edited with a preface by Stephen R. Shalom
Title variation
Middle East and U.S. foreign policy
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Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
327.73056
Index
index present
LC call number
DS63.2.U5
LC item number
C445 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Perilous power : the Middle East & U.S. foreign policy : dialogues on terror, democracy, war, and justice, Noam Chomsky & Gilbert Achcar ; edited with a preface by Stephen R. Shalom
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 243-266) and index
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volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
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rdacontent
Contents
Preface -- Terrorism and conspiracies. Defining terrorism ; The terrorist threat ; Responding to terrorism ; 9/11 conspiracies ; Saddam Hussein's invasion of Kuwait -- Fundamentalism and democracy. Fundamentalism ; The Saudi Kingdom ; Democracy in the Middle East ; Fundamentalism and democracy ; Democracy since the Iraq invasion -- Sources of U.S. foreign policy in the Middle East. Oil ; Israel, the Israel lobby, and U.S. policy ; Israel and U.S. interests -- Wars in the "greater Middle East". Afghanistan ; Responding to 9/11 ; Afghanistan today ; The United States and Iraq, 2003 ; Other major powers and Iraq ; The current situation in Iraq ; The Iraqi insurgency ; U.S. policy in Iraq today ; What should the antiwar movement be calling for? ; Will withdrawal lead to civil war? ; The Kurds in Iraq ; The Kurds in Turkey -- Secession, self-determination, and justice ; Syria ; Iran -- The Israel-Palestine conflict. The legitimacy of Israel ; Palestinian say in any settlement ; Going from a settlement to lasting peace ; Palestinians within Israel ; Mizrahim ; The Palestinian refugees ; Efforts to achieve peace ; The Palestinian view of a settlement ; Zionism and the Palestinians ; Israeli politics ; Palestinian politics ; How can we support justice in Israel/Palestine? ; Boycotts, divestment, and other tactics ; Anti-semitism ; Anti-semitism in Western Europe ; Anti-Arab racism and Islamophobia -- Epilogue. The situation in Iraq ; Hamas in power ; The Israel-Hezbollah-Lebanon conflict ; The Israel lobby ; The United States and Iran ; Hezbollah ; Confrontation with Hamas and Hezbollah
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 276 p.
Isbn
9781594513121
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
2006021980
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn373852712
Label
Perilous power : the Middle East & U.S. foreign policy : dialogues on terror, democracy, war, and justice, Noam Chomsky & Gilbert Achcar ; edited with a preface by Stephen R. Shalom
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 243-266) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface -- Terrorism and conspiracies. Defining terrorism ; The terrorist threat ; Responding to terrorism ; 9/11 conspiracies ; Saddam Hussein's invasion of Kuwait -- Fundamentalism and democracy. Fundamentalism ; The Saudi Kingdom ; Democracy in the Middle East ; Fundamentalism and democracy ; Democracy since the Iraq invasion -- Sources of U.S. foreign policy in the Middle East. Oil ; Israel, the Israel lobby, and U.S. policy ; Israel and U.S. interests -- Wars in the "greater Middle East". Afghanistan ; Responding to 9/11 ; Afghanistan today ; The United States and Iraq, 2003 ; Other major powers and Iraq ; The current situation in Iraq ; The Iraqi insurgency ; U.S. policy in Iraq today ; What should the antiwar movement be calling for? ; Will withdrawal lead to civil war? ; The Kurds in Iraq ; The Kurds in Turkey -- Secession, self-determination, and justice ; Syria ; Iran -- The Israel-Palestine conflict. The legitimacy of Israel ; Palestinian say in any settlement ; Going from a settlement to lasting peace ; Palestinians within Israel ; Mizrahim ; The Palestinian refugees ; Efforts to achieve peace ; The Palestinian view of a settlement ; Zionism and the Palestinians ; Israeli politics ; Palestinian politics ; How can we support justice in Israel/Palestine? ; Boycotts, divestment, and other tactics ; Anti-semitism ; Anti-semitism in Western Europe ; Anti-Arab racism and Islamophobia -- Epilogue. The situation in Iraq ; Hamas in power ; The Israel-Hezbollah-Lebanon conflict ; The Israel lobby ; The United States and Iran ; Hezbollah ; Confrontation with Hamas and Hezbollah
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 276 p.
Isbn
9781594513121
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
2006021980
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn373852712

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