America's 'War on Terrorism': New Dimensions in U.S. Government and National Security

America's 'War on Terrorism': New Dimensions in U.S. Government and National Security

By: John E. Owens (editor), John W. Dumbrell (editor), Stansfield Stansfield (contributor), James M. McCormick (contributor), Tim Dunne (contributor), Mark Phythian (contributor), Saki Ruth Dockrill (contributor), Richard S. Conley (contributor), Richard Lock-Pullan (contributor)Paperback

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America's 'War on Terrorism': New Dimensions in US Government and National Security offers an original and multifaceted analysis of the Bush administration's responses to 9/11. The book brings together American and European analyses of the enormous institutional, political, and policy shifts in the early 21st century wrought by 9/11 and the 'war' on terror.

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John E. Owens is professor of United States government and politics at the University of Westminster and a faculty fellow in the Center for Congressional and Presidential Studies at the American University. John W. Dumbrell is professor of government at Durham University.


Chapter 1 Table of Contents Chapter 2 Introduction: New Dimensions in the United States Government and National Security Chapter 3 1Presidential Aggrandizement and Congressional Acquiescence in the "War on Terrorism": A New Constitutional Equilibrium? Chapter 4 2 Reform, Reorganization, and the Renaissance of the Managerial Presidency? The Impact of 9/11 on the Executive Establishment Chapter 5 3 Dealing With Fear: Implementing the Bush Doctrine of Preemptve Attack Chapter 6 4 Realist and Reflectivist Perspectives on International Relations and the US "War on Terror" Chapter 7 5 US Military Strategy, Strategic Culture, and the "War on Terror" Chapter 8 6 Locating Failure? US Pre-War Intelligence on Iraq's Weapons of Mass Destruction Chapter 9 7 The War on Terror and Contemporary US-European Relations Chapter 10 8 Working with Allies: US-UK Relations, the Iraq Invasion, and the Future of the "Special Relationship"

Product Details

  • publication date: 18/06/2008
  • ISBN13: 9780739122334
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 270
  • ID: 9780739122334
  • weight: 399
  • ISBN10: 0739122339

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