US-Kuwaiti Relations, 1961-1992: An Uneasy Relationship

US-Kuwaiti Relations, 1961-1992: An Uneasy Relationship

by Chookiat Panaspornprasit
     
 

ISBN-10: 0714656283

ISBN-13: 9780714656281

Pub. Date: 09/20/2005

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

This book investigates the US-Kuwaiti relationship within the frameworks of a 'small state' and 'influence' since Kuwaiti independence in 1961 and especially under the three presidents of the US - Carter, Reagan, and Bush. The project covers the main issues of political, diplomatic and military aspects, which have both hindered and improved the bilateral

…  See more details below

Overview

This book investigates the US-Kuwaiti relationship within the frameworks of a 'small state' and 'influence' since Kuwaiti independence in 1961 and especially under the three presidents of the US - Carter, Reagan, and Bush. The project covers the main issues of political, diplomatic and military aspects, which have both hindered and improved the bilateral relationship between the two countries under different circumstances. Some mention is also made of the historical background to the relationship, which started on commercial and humanitarian bases.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780714656281
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
09/20/2005
Pages:
208
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.56(d)

Table of Contents

1Framework of analysis6
2Background to US-Kuwaiti relations : the pre-1961 period19
3US-Kuwaiti relations, 1961-197736
4US-Kuwaiti relations under the Carter administration67
5US-Kuwaiti relations under the Reagan administration88
6US-Kuwaiti relations under the Bush administration113

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Write a Review

and post it to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews >