TITLE

CHAPTER 8: The Roots of the War on Terrorism: Washington's Policies in the Middle East

AUTHOR(S)
Gareau, Frederick H.
PUB. DATE
April 2004
SOURCE
State Terrorism & The United States: From Counterinsurgency to t;2004, p172
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Book Chapter
ABSTRACT
Chapter 8 the book "State Terrorism and the United States: From Counterinsurgency to the War on Terrorism," by Frederick H. Gareau is presented. The chapter exposes the origins of the U.S. war on terrorism. It examines Washington's support for the Shah of Iran, for Saddam Hussein who invaded Iran, and for Israel that has terrorized the Palestinians. Focal to the chapter is the postwar period as it related to the Middle East. Developments leading the war on terrorism is cited.
ACCESSION #
79791133

 

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