US Foreign Policy and the Modernization of Iran

Kennedy, Johnson, Nixon and the Shah

  • Ben Offiler

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
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  5. Back Matter
    Pages 165-227

About this book


US Foreign Policy and the Modernization of Iran examines the evolution of US-Iranian relations during the presidencies of John F. Kennedy, Lyndon B. Johnson, and Richard M. Nixon. It demonstrates how successive administrations struggled to exert influence over the Shah of Iran's regime domestic and foreign policy.


foreign policy Iran John F. Kennedy Kennedy, John F. Lyndon B. Johnson Richard Nixon USA

Authors and affiliations

  • Ben Offiler
    • 1
  1. 1.University of NottinghamUK

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