The Resource After Iraq : war, imperialism and democracy, Jim Harding

After Iraq : war, imperialism and democracy, Jim Harding

Label
After Iraq : war, imperialism and democracy
Title
After Iraq
Title remainder
war, imperialism and democracy
Statement of responsibility
Jim Harding
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
NLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1941-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Harding, Jim
Index
index present
LC call number
DS79.76
LC item number
.H38 2004
Literary form
essays
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Iraq War, 2003-2011
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
Label
After Iraq : war, imperialism and democracy, Jim Harding
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The new geopolitics -- After the fall of Soviet communism -- The implosion of the Cold War -- Background to the war on Iraq -- Colonial legacy and the rise of Saddam Hussein -- The Gulf War and the U.N. sanctions -- Recasting Iraq in the prelude to war -- The dangers of the Bush Doctrine -- Affronting international law -- War crime charges laid and stayed -- Unilateralism and international law -- The origins of the Bush Doctrine -- The project for a new American century and Pax Americana -- The gurus of Pax Americana -- Fueling Pax Americana -- Iraq and the struggle for oil -- Asian oil and an Afghan pipeline -- Oil and military-industrial supremacy -- Oil warfare and profit-taking -- Eyeballing the American empire -- The branch-plant coming home to roost -- Facing continentalist wrath -- Facing an expatriate's criticisms -- The Canadian project continues -- Losing the peace -- Interconnected by violence -- The Fall--of Baghdad, Blair and Bush -- From liberator to occupier -- An American governor in deep trouble -- Israel and Palestine : the persisting backdrop -- The deeper war -- The looting of antiquities -- Un-humanitarian warnings materialize -- Training for Pax Americana -- The U.N. : between a rock and a hard place -- Getting U.N. history right -- Bush's return to the U.N. -- Seeking a multinational force -- The carnage grows -- Pressure mounts in the homeland -- Back to the American people -- Back to the general assembly -- U.S. won't take "no" for an answer -- Weathering its greatest crisis -- An overstretched empire in denial -- Hard lessons from the past -- Imperial humanitarian intervention -- Reality therapy in the empire -- Imperial outreach continues -- The imperial threat -- A clash of civilizations -- Or corporate expansion -- From Twin Towers to twin deficit -- Retooling for the 2004 U.S. election -- The question of geo-fascism -- Reagan and the imperial heritage -- American justice, Bush-style -- The prospects for peace -- The other globalization -- The Iraqi insurgency grows -- U.S. losing on political front -- One-sided condemnations of violence -- Regime ends, insurgency continues -- The military-industrial complex persists -- Canadian complicity in Iraq -- Grounding our spirituality in dialogue
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
x, 190 p.
Isbn
9780850365504
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2004401614
System control number
  • 2393174-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)2393174
  • (Sirsi) o54206530
  • (OCoLC)54206530
Label
After Iraq : war, imperialism and democracy, Jim Harding
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The new geopolitics -- After the fall of Soviet communism -- The implosion of the Cold War -- Background to the war on Iraq -- Colonial legacy and the rise of Saddam Hussein -- The Gulf War and the U.N. sanctions -- Recasting Iraq in the prelude to war -- The dangers of the Bush Doctrine -- Affronting international law -- War crime charges laid and stayed -- Unilateralism and international law -- The origins of the Bush Doctrine -- The project for a new American century and Pax Americana -- The gurus of Pax Americana -- Fueling Pax Americana -- Iraq and the struggle for oil -- Asian oil and an Afghan pipeline -- Oil and military-industrial supremacy -- Oil warfare and profit-taking -- Eyeballing the American empire -- The branch-plant coming home to roost -- Facing continentalist wrath -- Facing an expatriate's criticisms -- The Canadian project continues -- Losing the peace -- Interconnected by violence -- The Fall--of Baghdad, Blair and Bush -- From liberator to occupier -- An American governor in deep trouble -- Israel and Palestine : the persisting backdrop -- The deeper war -- The looting of antiquities -- Un-humanitarian warnings materialize -- Training for Pax Americana -- The U.N. : between a rock and a hard place -- Getting U.N. history right -- Bush's return to the U.N. -- Seeking a multinational force -- The carnage grows -- Pressure mounts in the homeland -- Back to the American people -- Back to the general assembly -- U.S. won't take "no" for an answer -- Weathering its greatest crisis -- An overstretched empire in denial -- Hard lessons from the past -- Imperial humanitarian intervention -- Reality therapy in the empire -- Imperial outreach continues -- The imperial threat -- A clash of civilizations -- Or corporate expansion -- From Twin Towers to twin deficit -- Retooling for the 2004 U.S. election -- The question of geo-fascism -- Reagan and the imperial heritage -- American justice, Bush-style -- The prospects for peace -- The other globalization -- The Iraqi insurgency grows -- U.S. losing on political front -- One-sided condemnations of violence -- Regime ends, insurgency continues -- The military-industrial complex persists -- Canadian complicity in Iraq -- Grounding our spirituality in dialogue
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
x, 190 p.
Isbn
9780850365504
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2004401614
System control number
  • 2393174-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)2393174
  • (Sirsi) o54206530
  • (OCoLC)54206530

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