American Global Challenges: The Obama Era by M. ZakiAmerican Global Challenges: The Obama Era by M. Zaki

American Global Challenges: The Obama Era

byM. Zaki, Mohammed M Zaki

Hardcover | May 11, 2011

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This book discusses the most pressing global challenges, and suggests ways for the Obama Administration to tackle them in a holistic manner. In particular, the book proposes effective measures for various problems like the war on terror, resolution of the Arab-Israeli dispute, forging of better relations with the Muslim World, resetting of relations with Russia, prevention of nuclear proliferation particularly with regards to Iran and North Korea, improvement of the effectiveness of the United Nations, and finding ways for international cooperation to repair and arrest the damage to the environment due to global warming and climate change.

M. M. Zaki is a former Professor and the Founding Director of the Center for Strategic Studies at Aligarh Muslim University and a retired Brigadier in the Indian Army.
Title:American Global Challenges: The Obama EraFormat:HardcoverDimensions:210 pages, 8.5 × 5.51 × 0 inPublished:May 11, 2011Publisher:Palgrave Macmillan USLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0230113761

ISBN - 13:9780230113763


Table of Contents

Challenges Ahead * Lost opportunities--War on Terror * Relations with the Muslim World * War in Afghanistan * Invasion of Iraq * Israeli-Palestinian Dispute * Iran’s Nuclear Ambitions * United States and Russian Relations * Global Warming and Climate Change * Strengthening the United Nations