This authoritative book examines British policy in the Middle East, focusing on how Britain's response to 9/11 - particularly the decision to join the US invasion of Iraq - has affected its role and relations in the region. * Establishes what was 'new' about the New Labour approach and policies towards the Middle East and what changed as a result of 9/11 and the 'war on terror'* Analyses in detail how the Blair government handled the Iraq crisis, invasion and fallout, including developments in relations with Iran* Documents Britain's 'niche' role in the Middle East peace process.* Argues that arms sales, trade and finance bind Britain to the Arab Gulf states* Traces Britain 's involvement in US-regional security arrangements
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(229mm x 153mm x 13mm)
Wiley-Blackwell (an imprint of John Wiley & Sons Ltd)
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Author Biography - Rosemary Hollis
Dr Rosemary Hollis is Director of the Olive Tree Scholarship Programme at City University London, and was formerly Director of Research at Chatham House.