The Petroleum Triangle: Oil, Globalization, and Terror

Title

The Petroleum Triangle: Oil, Globalization, and Terror

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Description

In The Petroleum Triangle, Steve A. Yetiv tells the interconnected story of oil, globalization, and terrorism. Yetiv asks how Al-Qaeda, a small band of terrorists, became such a real and perceived threat to American and global security, a threat viewed as profound enough to motivate the strongest power in world history to undertake extraordinary actions, including two very costly wars… [From Amazon.com]

ISBN

9780801450020

Publication Date

2011

Publisher

Cornell University Press

City

Ithica, New York

Keywords

Globalization, Petroleum industry, Middle East, National security, Terrorism, Al-Qaeda, United States

Disciplines

American Politics | Energy Policy | International Relations | National Security Law | Near and Middle Eastern Studies | Oil, Gas, and Energy | Peace and Conflict Studies | Political Economy