The Resource Dangerous but not omnipotent : exploring the reach and limitations of Iranian power in the Middle East, Frederic Wehrey [and others]

Dangerous but not omnipotent : exploring the reach and limitations of Iranian power in the Middle East, Frederic Wehrey [and others]

Label
Dangerous but not omnipotent : exploring the reach and limitations of Iranian power in the Middle East
Title
Dangerous but not omnipotent
Title remainder
exploring the reach and limitations of Iranian power in the Middle East
Statement of responsibility
Frederic Wehrey [and others]
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In an analysis grounded in the observation that although Iranian power projection is marked by strengths, it also has serious liabilities and limitations, this report surveys the nature of both in four critical areas and offers a new U.S. policy paradigm that seeks to manage the challenges Iran presents through the exploitation of regional barriers to its power and sources of caution in the regime's strategic calculus
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
E183.8.I55
LC item number
D355 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • United States
  • Project Air Force (U.S.)
  • Wehrey, Frederic M
Series statement
Rand Corporation monograph series.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • Iran
  • Iran
  • Iran
  • Iran
  • Middle East
  • Iran
  • Middle East
  • United States
  • Iran
  • Naher Osten
  • Political culture
  • State-sponsored terrorism
  • Terrorism
  • Weapons of mass destruction
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • Diplomatic relations
  • Military policy
  • Political culture
  • Political science
  • State-sponsored terrorism
  • Terrorism
  • Weapons of mass destruction
  • Macht
  • Militärische Macht
Label
Dangerous but not omnipotent : exploring the reach and limitations of Iranian power in the Middle East, Frederic Wehrey [and others]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Prepared for the United States Air Force."
  • "RAND Project Air Force."
  • "MG-781-AF"--P. [4] of cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Understanding the Iranian challenge -- Assertiveness and caution in Iranian strategic culture -- Asymmetric ambition and conventional reality : Iran's evolving defense strategy, doctrine, and capabilities -- Iran and its non-state partners : assessing linkages and control -- Arab perceptions of the Iranian threat -- Conclusion: U.S. strategy and the Islamic Republic
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xxviii, 203 pages
Isbn
9780833047205
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Lccn
2009009797
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)314840381
  • (OCoLC)ocn314840381
Label
Dangerous but not omnipotent : exploring the reach and limitations of Iranian power in the Middle East, Frederic Wehrey [and others]
Publication
Note
  • "Prepared for the United States Air Force."
  • "RAND Project Air Force."
  • "MG-781-AF"--P. [4] of cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Understanding the Iranian challenge -- Assertiveness and caution in Iranian strategic culture -- Asymmetric ambition and conventional reality : Iran's evolving defense strategy, doctrine, and capabilities -- Iran and its non-state partners : assessing linkages and control -- Arab perceptions of the Iranian threat -- Conclusion: U.S. strategy and the Islamic Republic
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xxviii, 203 pages
Isbn
9780833047205
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Lccn
2009009797
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)314840381
  • (OCoLC)ocn314840381

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