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Iran in crisis? : nuclear ambitions and the American response

Author: Roger Howard
Publisher: London ; New York : Zed Books ; New York : Distributed in the USA exclusively by Palgrave Macmillan, 2004.
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"The recent led US-led wars in Iraq and Afghanistan have brought new opportunities and dangers that could conceivably either herald a new rapprochement between Tehran and Washington or else bring a sharp detorioration that might perhaps spill over into confrontation. At home, profound demographic changes would seem to make far-reaching political changes appear inevitable in a country whose young population is  Read more...
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Howard, Roger, 1966-
Iran in crisis?
London : New York : Zed Books ; New York : Distributed in the USA exclusively by Palgrave Macmillian, 2004
(OCoLC)631241680
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Roger Howard
ISBN: 1842774743 9781842774748 1842774751 9781842774755
OCLC Number: 54966573
Description: 232 p. ; 23 cm.
Contents: Pt. I. Iran and the USA --
1. The American mind --
2. Iran and international terror --
3. The other domino effect --
4. An Iranian bomb? --
Pt. II. Domestic crisis --
5. Political tensions --
6. Social and economic malaise --
Pt. III. Outcomes --
7. Popular uprising --
8. Dissidents.
Responsibility: Roger Howard.
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Since the overthrow of Saddam Hussein, Iran has become by default the Middle East's last remaining significant power apart from Israel. Yet Iran feels deeply insecure. President George W. Bush has  Read more...

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'In a brilliant analysis that is cogent and clear, Howard's book on the ongoing confrontation between the US and Iran could not be more timely. It also gives some stark predictions as to the possible Read more...

 
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