Reshaping Rogue States: Preemption, Regime Change, and US Policy toward Iran, Iraq, and North Korea / Edition 1

Reshaping Rogue States: Preemption, Regime Change, and US Policy toward Iran, Iraq, and North Korea / Edition 1

by Alexander T.J. Lennon
     
 

An analysis of the policies of preemption and regime change as well as an examination of US policy options for dealing with each country in the "axis of evil."See more details below

Overview

An analysis of the policies of preemption and regime change as well as an examination of US policy options for dealing with each country in the "axis of evil."

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780262621908
Publisher:
MIT Press
Publication date:
08/01/2004
Series:
Washington Quarterly Readers
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
392
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.75(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

Introduction : the Bush revolution in rogue strategy
A work in progress : the Bush doctrine and its consequences3
International law and the preemptive use of military force19
Prevention, not preemption37
The best defense : counterproliferation and U.S. national security50
Redefine cooperative security, not preemption73
What justifies regime change?89
When to target leaders103
Military occupation : legally ensuring a lasting peace121
Lessons from Iran141
Toward a grand bargain with North Korea157
China and the Korean Peninsula : playing for the long term171
A blueprint for U.S. policy toward a unified Korea187
Focus on the future, not the north205
Confronting terrorism227
Debating Iran's nuclear aspirations246
Continuous regime change from within265
Understanding Iran : getting past stereotypes and mythology283
Insurgency and counterinsurgency in Iraq303
Democracy in Iraq?317
Can federalism stabilize Iraq?339
Not in my backyard : Iraq's neighbors' interests357

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