American invasion of Iraq: causes and consequences

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Examines the causes of the US invasion n terms of US global grand strategy, the US strategic position in the Middle East and the interests of the ruling coalition. Focuses on the consequences: the destruction of Iraq; radical empowerment in the Middle East and the expenditure of US soft power and legitmacy as a hegemon globally and in the region
Original languageEnglish
Article number1
Pages (from-to)9-27
Number of pages18
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - Jan 2007


  • US
  • Iraq
  • Invasion
  • Consequences


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