America and the Persian Gulf: The Third Party Dimension in World Politics
This study examines how the Iranian revolution, the war in Afghanistan, the Iran-Iraq war and Iraq's invasion of Kuwait affected American security in the Persian Gulf. It shows how regional conflicts in the Middle East made the US better able to protect its own security interests in the area.
Persion Gulf Region, Middle East, Regional conflicts, National security, Foreiggn relations, United States
American Politics | International Relations | Islamic World and Near East History | Near and Middle Eastern Studies
Yetiv, Steve A., "America and the Persian Gulf: The Third Party Dimension in World Politics" (1995). Political Science & Geography Faculty Books. 21.