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America's challenges in the greater Middle East : the Obama Administration's policies

Author: Shahram Akbarzadeh; Palgrave Connect (Online service)
Publisher: New York : Palgrave Macmillan, ©2011.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Barack Obama has faced many challenges in reversing U.S. policy on the Middle East. This book highlights points of resistance to Obama's efforts regarding U.S. foreign policy and what lessons may be learned from this experience for the remainder of his presidency and his potential second term in office.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
America's challenges in the greater Middle East.
New York : Palgrave Macmillan, ©2011
(DLC) 2011002899
(OCoLC)666237382
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Shahram Akbarzadeh; Palgrave Connect (Online service)
ISBN: 9780230119598 023011959X 9780230112773 0230112773
OCLC Number: 743800191
Description: 1 online resource (vi, 276 pages)
Contents: Iraq --
Judith Yaphe * Iran --
Shahram Akbarzadeh * Saudi Arabia --
Tom Lippman * Gulf Sheikhdoms --
Christian Koch * Pakistan --
Touqir Hussain * Afghanistan --
William Maley * Somalia --
Kenneth John Menkhaus * Egypt --
Michele Dunne * Israeli-Palestinian dispute --
Beverley Milton-Edwards * Central Asia --
Martha Brill Olcott * Maghreb --
Yahia Zoubir. Machine generated contents note: Iraq / Judith Yaphe --
Iran / Shahram Akbarzadeh --
Saudi Arabia / Tom Lippman --
Gulf sheikhdoms / Christian Koch --
Pakistan / Touqir Hussain --
Afghanistan / William Maley --
Somalia / Kenneth John Menkhaus --
Egypt / Michele Dunne --
Israeli-Palestinian dispute / Beverley Milton-Edwards --
Central Asia / Martha Brill Olcott --
Maghreb / Yahia Zoubir.
Responsibility: edited by Shahram Akbarzadeh.
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