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AU Press: Articles, Books, and Papers

Fear and Learning in Tehran: What Recent Psychological Research Reveals about Nuclear Crises
By: Michael D. Cohen

Cold War and Ayatollah Residues: Syria as a Chessboard for Russia, Iran, and the United States
By: Matthew D. Crosston

Much Ado About Nothing?  Status Ambitions and Iranian Nuclear Reversal
By: Andrew Prosser



Iran’s Path Dependent Military Doctrine
By: Erik A. Olson

US Policies toward Tehran: Redefining Counterproliferation for the Twenty-First Century
By: Michael Kraig

Red Lines and Green Lights: Iran, Nuclear Arms Control, and Nonproliferation
By: James H. Lebovic

To Deter or Not to Deter: Applying Historical Lessons to the Iranian Nuclear Challenge
By: Cheryl M. Graham

Coercive Engagement: A Security Analysis of Iranian Support to Iraqi Shia Militias
By: Maj Christopher Forrest, USAF

The Nuclearization of Iran: America’s Responses
By: 1Lt John N. Hanna

A US Strategy for Iran
By: Lt Col Charles A. Douglass, USAF and Lt Col Michael D. Hays, USAF

Iran's Strategic Culture and Weapons of Mass Destruction
By: Anthony C. Cain

Book Review: Double Trouble: Iran and North Korea as Challenges to International Security
Edited by: Patrick M. Cronin
Reviewer: Lt Col Golda T. Eldridge Jr., USAF

Book Review: Mullahs, Guards, and Bonyads: An Exploration of Iranian Leadership Dynamics
Authors: David E. Thaler, Alireza Nader, Shahram Chubin, Jerrold D. Green, Charlotte Lynch, and Frederick Wehrey
Reviewer: Lt Col Stephen W. Young, USAF

Book Review: Persian Dreams: Moscow and Tehran since the Fall of the Shah
Author: John W. Parker
Reviewer: Steve Dobransky

Book Review: Immortal: A Military History of Iran and Its Armed Forces
Author: Steven R. Ward
Reviewer: Lt Col Shahnaz M. Punjani, USAF

Additional AU Resources

Iran - Options for US Strategy
By: Air University Library

Air Unversity Research on Iran and US Strategy
By: Multiple AU authors (Requires NIPR to access full-text)

Air University News: Iran
By: Multiple Authors

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