America Embattled: 9/11, Anti-Americanism and the Global Order / Edition 1

America Embattled: 9/11, Anti-Americanism and the Global Order / Edition 1

by Richard Crockatt, R. Crockatt
     
 

ISBN-10: 0415283418

ISBN-13: 9780415283410

Pub. Date: 03/07/2003

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

A response to the terrorist attacks of September 11th, this work examines acts of terrorism in contemporary and historical contexts, analyzing the reasons for such violent hatred on the United States and the significant impact the attacks have had on the nation's self-image and sense of security.

Each chapter focuses on a different perspective from which to

Overview

A response to the terrorist attacks of September 11th, this work examines acts of terrorism in contemporary and historical contexts, analyzing the reasons for such violent hatred on the United States and the significant impact the attacks have had on the nation's self-image and sense of security.

Each chapter focuses on a different perspective from which to view the terrorist attacks including-American foreign policy, Anti-Americanism, post-Cold War politics and Islamic fundamentalism.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415283410
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
03/07/2003
Pages:
224
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 9.30(h) x 0.80(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

Introduction
1. September 11, 2001
2. How America Views the World: Historical Perspectives
3. How the World Views America: The Roots of Anti-Americanism
4. The Roots of Terror: Islam, The Middle East and the United States
5. Politics Without Governance: Globalization and International Politics since the Cold War
6. George W. Bush: Responding to Terror

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