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Road to Iraq: The Making of a Neoconservative War

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The Iraq war its causes, agency and execution has been shrouded in an ideological mist. Now, Muhammad Idrees Ahmad dispels the myths surrounding the war, taking a sociological approach to establish the wars causes, identify its agents and describe how it was sold. Ahmad presents a social history of the wars leading agents the neoconservatives and shows how this ideological ...more
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Published August 22nd 2014 by Edinburgh University Press (first published January 1st 2014)
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Yas
Apr 27, 2015 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Pre-emption is the central policy guide to understanding how the zionist neo-conservatives think, strategize and advance their agenda and shape the nation discourse on security and foreign policy. It Is without a doubt that without 2 dozen zionist elites; the 2003 war on Iraq would not have happened. That is a terrifying testimony to the the israel lobby ability in gearing a nation for wars and deals against its interests.

Because of their dedication, relentlessness, money, organization, vast med
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Aug 15, 2014 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Why did the United States invade Iraq? In The Israel Lobby, by John Mearsheimer and Stephen Walt, the authors attribute much of the responsibility to the neoconservatives. The Road to Iraq is a must-read book for those wanting a more detailed analysis of this neoconservative involvement.

According to Stephen Walt, professor of international relations at Harvard University, The Road to Iraq is 'a superb analysis of how and why a small band of neoconservatives helped push the United States into a d
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