Win $250 in textbooks! Enter now >
America Embattled : 9/11, Anti-Americanism and the Global Order

America Embattled : 9/11, Anti-Americanism and the Global Order - 03 edition

America Embattled : 9/11, Anti-Americanism and the Global Order - 03 edition

ISBN13: 9780415283427

ISBN10: 0415283426

America Embattled : 9/11, Anti-Americanism and the Global Order by Richard Crockatt - ISBN 9780415283427
Edition: 03
Copyright: 2003
Publisher: Routledge N. Y.
Published: 2003
International: No
America Embattled : 9/11, Anti-Americanism and the Global Order by Richard Crockatt - ISBN 9780415283427

ISBN13: 9780415283427

ISBN10: 0415283426

Edition: 03

Summary

A response to the terrorist attacks of September 11th, this work examines acts of terrorism in contemporary and historical contexts, analyzing the reasons for such violent hatred on the United States and the significant impact the attacks have had on the nation's self-image and sense of security.

Each chapter focuses on a different perspective from which to view the terrorist attacks including-American foreign policy, Anti-Americanism, post-Cold War politics and Islamic fundamentalism.

Author Bio

Crockatt, Richard :

Richard Crockatt has taught American Studies at the University of East Anglia for the past 25 years. He has also taught at San Francisco State University, University of Missouri and Dickinson College. He is the author of Fifty Years War (1994).

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

Introduction
1. September 11, 2001
2. How America Views the World:Historical Perspectives
3. How the World Views America:The Roots of Anti-Americanism
4. The Roots of Terror:Islam, The Middle East and the United States
5. Politics Without Governance:Globalization and International Politics since the Cold War
6. George W. Bush:Responding to Terror

Top Arrow

Top