Qaddafi's Libya in World Politics

Qaddafi's Libya in World Politics

by Yehudit Ronen

ISBN-10: 1588265854

ISBN-13: 9781588265852

Pub. Date: 06/28/2008

Publisher: Lynne Rienner Publishers, Inc.

Product Details

Lynne Rienner Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
Edition description:
New Edition
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

1 Revolution and Qaddafi's Expanding Horizons 1

2 Libya and the United States: Conflict in the Cold War Era 9

3 Libyan-US Relations in the New World Order 41

4 Strategic Alignment with the USSR: Balancing Against the West 81

5 The Dynamics of Inter-Arab Relations: Courtship and Rejection 105

6 Abandoning Pan-Arabism: A Libyan Heartbreak 123

7 Charting a New Course in Africa: Military Involvement in Uganda 145

8 Intervention in Chad: Warfare and Collapsed Aspirations 157

9 A New Quest for Unity and Leadership in Africa 181

10 Conclusion: Qaddafi's Changing Strategies for Survival 201

Bibliography 209

Index 225

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Write a Review

and post it to your social network


Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews >