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The Resource American orientalism : the United States and the Middle East since 1945, Douglas Little

American orientalism : the United States and the Middle East since 1945, Douglas Little

Label
American orientalism : the United States and the Middle East since 1945
Title
American orientalism
Title remainder
the United States and the Middle East since 1945
Statement of responsibility
Douglas Little
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
327.73056/09/045
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
DS63.2.U5
LC item number
L58 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
American orientalism : the United States and the Middle East since 1945, Douglas Little
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Gideon's band in the Holy Land : we're not in Kansas anymore -- Orientalism, American style : the Middle East in the mind of America -- Opening the door : business, diplomacy, and America's stake in Middle East oil -- The making of a special relationship : America and Israel -- A tale of four doctrines : U.S. national security, the Soviet threat, and the Middle East -- Sympathy for the devil? : America, Nasser, and Arab revolutionary nationalism -- Modernizing the Middle East : from reform to revolution in Iraq, Libya, and Iran -- Kicking the Vietnam syndrome : waging limited war from the Mediterranean to the Persian Gulf -- Opportunities lost and found : the United States and the Arab-Israeli peace process -- Fool's errand or Kodak moment? : America and the Middle East at the dawn of the twenty-first century
Control code
BAQ-9419
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xiv, 407 p.
Isbn
9780807827376
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2002003989
Other physical details
ill.
Label
American orientalism : the United States and the Middle East since 1945, Douglas Little
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Gideon's band in the Holy Land : we're not in Kansas anymore -- Orientalism, American style : the Middle East in the mind of America -- Opening the door : business, diplomacy, and America's stake in Middle East oil -- The making of a special relationship : America and Israel -- A tale of four doctrines : U.S. national security, the Soviet threat, and the Middle East -- Sympathy for the devil? : America, Nasser, and Arab revolutionary nationalism -- Modernizing the Middle East : from reform to revolution in Iraq, Libya, and Iran -- Kicking the Vietnam syndrome : waging limited war from the Mediterranean to the Persian Gulf -- Opportunities lost and found : the United States and the Arab-Israeli peace process -- Fool's errand or Kodak moment? : America and the Middle East at the dawn of the twenty-first century
Control code
BAQ-9419
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xiv, 407 p.
Isbn
9780807827376
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2002003989
Other physical details
ill.

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