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The U.S. and Iran: A pathology of paternalism

George, Fernee (2012) The U.S. and Iran: A pathology of paternalism. International Affairs at LSE (11 Mar 2012). Website.

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With articles in Foreign Affairs brandishing titles such as: “Time to Attack Iran,” and ”What Happens after Israel Attacks Iran,” it is little wonder why many feel that we are being primed for an eventual showdown between the U.S., Israel, and Iran. We must be aware, however, that the script is not a new one, nor the actors staging this tragic comedy. This article explores the perceptions underpinning what the author considers to be a growing discourse of war ‘inevitability.’

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Additional Information: © 2012 The Author(s)
Divisions: IGA: LSE IDEAS
Subjects: J Political Science > JF Political institutions (General)
J Political Science > JK Political institutions (United States)
J Political Science > JZ International relations
Date Deposited: 20 Jun 2017 13:49
Last Modified: 16 May 2024 06:55

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