Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 August 2015

288 Pages

6.14 x 9.21 inches

ISBN: 9780748696161

Bookseller Code (06)

The Legacy of Iraq

From the 2003 War to the 'Islamic State'

Benjamin Isakhan

Published by Edinburgh University Press

  • A pressing examination of the complex and difficult legacies of the Iraq war of 2003 and their critical relevance today
  • The first book to dissect the diverse consequences of the Iraq war and provide new insights into the reasons why the country has descended into its current chaos
  • Looks at wider contexts such as democracy in the Middle East, foreign intervention in the region, sectarian politics, sectarian violence, the rise of Islamic fundamentalism and terrorist organisations

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