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Book review: Blair’s just war: Iraq and the illusion of morality, by Peter Lee

Partridge, Matthew (2012) Book review: Blair’s just war: Iraq and the illusion of morality, by Peter Lee. British Politics and Policy at LSE (01 Apr 2012). Website.

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Abstract

When is it right to go to war? Peter Lee argues that Tony Blair’s “illusion of morality” evaporated after the 2003 Iraq invasion because the ideas he relied upon were taken out of their historical context. Dr Matthew Partridge is not convinced by the author’s arguments, and finds that exaggerations make the book into a polemic, rather than a serious academic study.

Item Type: Online resource (Website)
Official URL: http://blogs.lse.ac.uk/politicsandpolicy/
Additional Information: © 2012 The Author; Online
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: J Political Science > JZ International relations
Sets: Collections > British Politics and Policy at LSE
Date Deposited: 24 May 2012 10:15
Last Modified: 09 Mar 2020 00:29
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/43971

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