This book presents an intriguing analysis of American stakes in the Middle East and a thoughtful argument for the compassionate and measured use of force. It explains Arab and Muslim attitudes towards the United States and shows why there is much reason for concern.
Table of Contents
Preface -- Understanding the Terrorist Threat -- "Why Do They Hate Us So Much?" -- Does Public Opinion in the Middle East Matter? -- The Role of the Arab-Israeli Issue -- The Role of the Persian Gulf Region -- The Prudence of Compassion -- Epilogue -- Discussion Questions