1. Dr Rosemary Hollis Director Visiting Professor Head

Published Online: 17 AUG 2010

DOI: 10.1002/

Britain and the Middle East in the 9/11 Era

Britain and the Middle East in the 9/11 Era

How to Cite

Hollis, R. (2010) Introduction, in Britain and the Middle East in the 9/11 Era, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/

Author Information

  1. City University London, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 17 AUG 2010
  2. Published Print: 19 FEB 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405102971

Online ISBN: 9781444324365



  • Britain's policies and role in Middle East - during Blair's rule, and British imperial priorities;
  • Britain and the end of partnering Americans - end of US regional hegemony;
  • President Barack Obama's administration - and consequences, after George W. Bush and Tony Blair;
  • British relations with Iran, Syria, Libya, Jordan and Egypt - and 9/II and Iraq invasion;
  • New Labour, and what was ‘new’ - affecting policy-making and British policies in Middle East;
  • New Labour thinking and policy - and the Middle East;
  • Britain's and contemporary state system in Middle East - from British imperialism to US hegemony;
  • Britain's place in the global order - New Labour's coming into power;
  • Britain's involvement in Middle East peace process - government's role in US and EU engagement