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by Edward Djerejian
- ISBN: 1416554939
- Category: Other
- Author: Edward Djerejian
- Subcategory: Social Sciences
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- Language: English
- Publisher: Threshold Editions; 1st Threshold Editions Hardcover Ed edition (September 9, 2008)
- Pages: 301 pages
- FB2 size: 1578 kb
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- Rating: 4.4
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When Edward P. Djerejian arrived in Beirut for his first Foreign Service assignment, the city .
When Edward P. Djerejian arrived in Beirut for his first Foreign Service assignment, the city was a thriving metropolis, a nexus for a diversity of religio. A leading expert on the Middle East, Djerejian asserts that Americans are confronted with one of the most important challenges of our time: the struggle of ideas between the forces of extremism and moderation in the Arab and Muslim world.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 267-272) and index
Includes bibliographical references (p. 267-272) and index. The Meridian House speech - Islam and democracy - Beirut - Damascus - Jerusalem - Return to the Road to Damascus - Arab-Israeli conflict resolution - Baghdad - The geopolitics of energy - Public diplomacy : the voice of America - The strategic challenge of the arc in crisis.
Djerejian is the author of the book Danger and Opportunity: An American Ambassador's Journey Through .
Ambassador Djerejian has been awarded the Presidential Distinguished Service Award, the Department of State's Distinguished Honor Award, the President's Meritorious Service Award, the Anti-Defamation League’s Moral Statesman Award, the Ellis Island Medal of Honor, the Award for Humanitarian Diplomacy from Netanya Academic College in Israel, and the Association of Rice Alumni 2009.
Ambassador Edward Djerejian, gives us a carefully written, well thought out .
Ambassador Edward Djerejian, gives us a carefully written, well thought out retrospective of his forty years of diplomatic service. This book is a coherent, summary of the meaning of his four decades of Ambassadorial level experience in the Middle East, a summary, which if digested properly constitutes a virtual strategic roadmap for Middle East diplomacy into the foreseeable future. If the reader wants a very clear and well thought out perspective of the middle east challenges, dangers and opportunities from an author that has served every administration from JFK to W. J. Clinton then this is a MUST READ.
Djerejian, an American diplomat who served eight presidents, from John F. Kennedy to William Jefferson Clinton . The only book of its kind to address the wide range of issues that . Kennedy to William Jefferson Clinton, asserts that Americans are facing one of the most important challenges of our time: the struggle between the forces of extremism and moderation in the Arab and Muslim world. leaders face in the Middle East, Djerejian outlines specific coherent strategies necessary to respond effectively to the imminent danger and dynamic opportunity presented by the unique struggle within the Islamic world.
Ambassador Djerejian, a graduate of the School of Foreign Service at. .
Ambassador Djerejian, a graduate of the School of Foreign Service at Georgetown University, is currently the Director of the James A. Baker III Institute for Public Policy at Rice University. He has served in eight . administrations from John Kennedy to Bill Clinton and has filled such posts as Deputy Assistant Secretary of Near Eastern and South Asian Affairs and ambassador to Syria and Israel. In 2008, Djererjian published a book entitled Danger and Opportunity: An American Ambassador's Journey through the Middle East, detailing his experiences in the region.
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Djerejian coined the description of the democratic goals of political Islamism as "One man, one vote, one time.
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Ambassador Edward P. Djerejian is the director of Rice University's Baker Institute for Public Policy. He is the author of Danger and Opportunity: An American Ambassador's Journey Through the Middle East.
Ambassador Edward P. His career in the . Foreign Service spanned the administrations of eight presidents from John F. Kennedy to William J. Clinton. Prior to his nomination as . ambassador to Israel, he served both President George . Bush and President Clinton as assistant secretary of state for Near Eastern affairs and President Ronald Reagan and President Bush as . ambassador to the Syrian Arab Republic.