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Author Gordon, Joy

Title Invisible war : the United States and the Iraq sanctions / Joy Gordon

Publ Info Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 2010
 PC  HF1586.3 .G67 2010    AVAILABLE
 RWU Main Library  HF1586.3 .G67 2010    AVAILABLE
 URI  HF1586.3 G67 2010    AVAILABLE
 Wheaton Stacks  HF1586.3 .G67 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript xiv, 359 pages ; 25 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents The policy of containment -- How the sanctions worked -- The influence of the United States -- The problem of holds -- The magnitude of the catastrophe -- Tensions at the United Nations -- The role of the Iraqi government -- Congress and the sanctions -- The oil for food scandal -- Inside the U.S. policy -- International law and the sanctions -- The moral and political questions
LC subject Economic sanctions -- Iraq
United Nations -- Iraq
United Nations. Security Council
United States -- Foreign relations -- Iraq
Iraq -- Foreign relations -- United States
ISBN 9780674035713 (alk. paper)
0674035712 (alk. paper)