TITLE

Who Lost Iraq and Why It Matters: The Case for Offshore Balancing

AUTHOR(S)
Layne, Christopher
PUB. DATE
September 2007
SOURCE
World Policy Journal;Fall2007, Vol. 24 Issue 3, p38
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the offshore balancing used by the U.S. in dealing the war in Iraq. The importance of offshore balancing will help the country prevent the emergence of Eurasian hegemon and regional oil hegemon in the Middle East. It will also avoid the result of the bad effect of the revolution shown in the Iraqi insurgency and the distribution of the Islamic fundamentalism. Neoconservatives and the ideological allies believe that the decision of the administration of President George W. Bush to invade in Iraq is correct and could possibly won.
ACCESSION #
31638228

 

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