Is Iran a Threat to Global Security

Overview

Green haven Press's At Issue series provides a wide range of opinions on individual social issues. Each volume focuses on a specific issue and offers a variety of perspectives-eyewitness accounts, governmental views, scientific analysis, newspaper and magazine accounts, and many more-to illuminate the issue. Extensive bibliographies and annotated lists of relevant organizations point to sources for further research. Enhancing critical thinking skills, each At Issue volume is an excellent research tool to help ...

See more details below
Sending request ...

Overview

Green haven Press's At Issue series provides a wide range of opinions on individual social issues. Each volume focuses on a specific issue and offers a variety of perspectives-eyewitness accounts, governmental views, scientific analysis, newspaper and magazine accounts, and many more-to illuminate the issue. Extensive bibliographies and annotated lists of relevant organizations point to sources for further research. Enhancing critical thinking skills, each At Issue volume is an excellent research tool to help readers understand current social issues and prepare reports.

Read More Show Less

Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780737746686
  • Publisher: Gale Cengage Learning
  • Publication date: 2/26/2010
  • Series: At Issue
  • Pages: 128
  • Product dimensions: 5.90 (w) x 8.90 (h) x 0.50 (d)

Table of Contents

Introduction 7

1 Iran Has Instigated a New Cold War Thomas Friedman 10

2 American Double Standards Provoke Iran's Antagonism Stephen Zunes 14

3 Iran Is Behind Conflict in the Middle East Michael Ledeen 22

4 Diplomacy Is Crucial to Defuse the Iran Problem Suzanne Maloney Ray Takeyh 27

5 Sanctions and Diplomacy Are the Answers to Iran's Nuclear Threat Andrew Grotto 32

6 The Outcome of More Diplomatic Talks with Iran Is Uncertain Jan De Pauw 36

7 Delaying a Decisive Response to an Iranian Threat Might Prove Fatal John Bolton 44

8 Hyping the Nuclear Threat from Iran Might Cause War in the Middle East Gregory Levey 56

9 America Must be Prepared for a Possible Strike Against Iran Patrick Clawson 63

10 A Military Conflict with Iran Can Be Avoided William Luers Thomas Pickering Jim Walsh 68

11 America Must Bomb Iran to Answer Its Nuclear and Terrorist Threat Norman Podhoretz 82

12 Military Action Cannot Solve the Problems with Iran Barbara Slavin 92

13 A Military Response to Iran's Nuclear and Terrorist Threat Is Justified Sean Rayment 97

14 Israel Might Have to Face the Iranian Threat Alone Calev Ben-David 102

Organizations to Contact 107

Bibliography 111

Index 119

Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star

(0)

4 Star

(0)

3 Star

(0)

2 Star

(0)

1 Star

(0)

Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation

Reminder:

  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

 
Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously

    If you find inappropriate content, please report it to Barnes & Noble
    Why is this product inappropriate?
    Comments (optional)