Origins Of Eisenhower Doctrine / Edition 1

Origins Of Eisenhower Doctrine / Edition 1

by Ray Takeyh
     
 

During the Cold War, few regions offered the American policy-makers a greater challenge than the Middle East. The Eisenhower administration's attempt to balance its Cold War requirements with the demands of the new forces of nationalism established the blueprint of America's policy toward the Middle East for the next four decades. In a richly comprehensive account,

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Overview

During the Cold War, few regions offered the American policy-makers a greater challenge than the Middle East. The Eisenhower administration's attempt to balance its Cold War requirements with the demands of the new forces of nationalism established the blueprint of America's policy toward the Middle East for the next four decades. In a richly comprehensive account, Ray Takeyh employs new documentary evidence to reevaluate US policy toward the Egyptian regime, the dynamics of the Anglo-American relations, and the Suez Crisis and the Eisenhower Doctrine.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780312230852
Publisher:
Palgrave Macmillan
Publication date:
03/23/2000
Series:
St Antony's Series
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
238
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.68(d)

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Table of Contents

The United States' Cold War Priorities and the Middle East, 1945-53
• American Diplomacy and the Anglo-Egyptian Treaty
• The Baghdad Pact and the Alpha Plan
• From Cooperation to Confrontation
• Operation Omega and the Policy of Antagonism
• The Suez Crisis
• The Eisenhower Doctrine

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