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Published: 07 February 2008

270 Pages


ISBN: 9780199534739

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Confronting Global Terrorism and American Neo-Conservatism

The Framework of a Liberal Grand Strategy

Tom Farer

Collected Courses of the Academy of European Law

  • Provides a coherent liberal analysis of the major issues surrounding the 'War on Terror' - the morality of the use of force, torture, multiculturalism, and the politics of the Middle East
  • Includes clear and concise definitions of key terms in current foreign policy discussions, including liberalism, human rights, neo-conservatism, multilateralism, and terrorism
  • Offers a stinging critique of the consequences of current US foreign policy, exposing the mythologies underlying neo-conservatism