The International Struggle over Iraq: Politics in the un Security Council 1980-2005

The International Struggle over Iraq: Politics in the un Security Council 1980-2005

by David M. Malone
     
 

ISBN-10: 0199278571

ISBN-13: 9780199278572

Pub. Date: 07/31/2006

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA


Iraq has dominated headlines in recent years, but its controversial role in international affairs goes back much further. Drawing on unparalleled access to UN insiders, this book is key to understanding one of the most persistent crises in international affairs and the various roles the world's central peace-making forum has played in it.  See more details below

Overview


Iraq has dominated headlines in recent years, but its controversial role in international affairs goes back much further. Drawing on unparalleled access to UN insiders, this book is key to understanding one of the most persistent crises in international affairs and the various roles the world's central peace-making forum has played in it.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780199278572
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
07/31/2006
Edition description:
ANN
Pages:
424
Product dimensions:
9.30(w) x 6.10(h) x 1.10(d)

Table of Contents

1Introduction1
2Cold War peacemaker : brokering peace in the Iran-Iraq War22
3New world order policeman : responding to Iraqi aggression against Kuwait54
4Creeping unilateralism : humanitarian interventions and no-fly zones84
5Sanctions enforcer : economic sanctions and the oil-for-food program114
6Weapons inspector : UNSCOM, UNMOVIC and the disarming of Iraq152
7Sidelined : from 9/11 to August 19, 2003185
8Crisis of confidence : Annus Horribilis and a 'vital' role222
9Conclusions : serious consequences : how twenty-five years of involvement with Iraq has changed the security council265
App. AUN SCRs pertaining to Iraq309
App. BIraq and the security council - a chronology321

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