Securitisation and the Iraq War
The Rules of Engagement in World Politics
|Series title:||Routledge Critical Security Studies|
|Publication Date:||Aug 2013|
| Book Format:||Hardback|
|List Price:||USD $155.00|
| Book Description: |
This book critiques the conceptualization of security found in mainstream and critical theoretical debates, and applies this to the empirical case of the 2003 Iraq War.
The Iraq War represents one of the most puzzling, complex, and controversial events in the post-Cold War era. The manner in which the Bush administration finally decided to hold Saddam Hussein accountable through military intervention provoked a worldwide outcry due to the narratives they constructed to...