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Reset Iran, Turkey, and America's Future

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Reset Iran, Turkey, and America's Future by Kinzer, Stephen, 9780312573416
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  • ISBN: 9780312573416 | 0312573413
  • Cover: Paperback
  • Copyright: 6/21/2011
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Resetintroduces an astonishing parade of characters: sultans, shahs, oil tycoons, mullahs, women of the world, liberators, oppressors, and dreamers of every sort. Woven together into a dazzling panorama, they help us see the Middle East in a new wayand lead to startling proposals for how the world's most volatile region might be reshaped. In this paradigm-shifting book, Stephen Kinzer argues that the United States needs to break out of its Cold War mindset and find new partners in the Middle East. Only two Muslim countries in the Middle East have long experience with democracy: Iran and Turkey. They are logical partners for the United States. Besides proposing this new "power triangle," Kinzer tells the turbulent story of America's relations with its traditional partners in the Middle East, Israel and Saudi Arabia, and argues they must be reshaped to fit the new realities of the twenty-first century. Kinzer's provocative new view of the Middle Eastand of America's role therewill richly entertain while moving a vital policy debate beyond the stale alternatives of the last fifty years.

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