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Adib-Moghaddam, Arshin (2007) 'Manufacturing War: Iran in the neoconservative imagination.' Third World Quarterly, 28 (3). pp. 635-653.

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Abstract

This article investigates how Iran is represented by neo-conservative activists and analysts primarily in the USA. It starts with the epistemological contention that every political activity occurs within a context, which is constituted by invented narratives, institutions, norms and other ideational factors. In a second step empirical evidence is marshalled that shows the mechanisms of contemporary US neo-conservatism, its impact on the decision-making process in Washington and the consequences for Iranian – American relations.

Item Type: Journal Article
SOAS Departments & Centres: Departments and Subunits > Department of Politics & International Studies
Legacy Departments > Faculty of Law and Social Sciences > Department of Politics and International Studies
ISSN: 01436597
DOI (Digital Object Identifier): https://doi.org/10.1080/01436590701200513
Date Deposited: 31 Jan 2008 14:23
URI: https://eprints.soas.ac.uk/id/eprint/3111

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