Über den Autor
Jason Jones is a Postdoctoral Researcher at the University of Washington, USA.
1. Introduction: Executive power, the press and Iran; 2. The United States versus Iran: a tale of two definitions; 3. Controlling the discourse - interviews with the Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice; 4. A verbal tug of war with President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad; 5. The 2007 National Intelligence Estimate: a failed rhetoric of resistance; 6. Before World War III: discourse studies and social change; Bibliography; Index.
Analyzes the rhetorical construction of the Iranian nuclear threat during the Bush presidency, and US/Iran relations more generally.