Iran, Saudi Arabia and the Gulf by Faisal bin Salman al-Saud
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Iran, Saudi Arabia and the Gulf
By Faisal bin Salman al-Saud

Iran, Saudi Arabia and the Gulf

Power Politics in Transition

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Iran, Saudi Arabia and the Gulf by Faisal bin Salman al-Saud

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Great Britain's decision to withdraw its forces from the Gulf was a turning point in the modern history of the Middle East. Now regional players had to find rules of common coexistence. With the US immersed in the Vietnam war and the Soviet Union pursuing a policy of caution, there was no world power waiting to succeed Britain. As a result, Gulf politics "went local". This book examines how Iran influenced efforts to reorder the Gulf's political landscape. Its central argument is that a better understanding of the new Gulf order can be achieved by emphasizing local concerns and the degree to which regional powers influenced the policy of external powers in those times.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9781860648816
ISBN-10: 1860648819
Format: Hardback
(234mm x 156mm x 22mm)
Pages: 200
Imprint: I.B.Tauris
Publisher: I.B.Tauris & Co Ltd
Publish Date: 26-Mar-2004
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Author Biography - Faisal bin Salman al-Saud

Faisal bin Salman is a specialist in International Relations and the modern history of the Middle East. He has a Ph.D. from Oxford University.

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