This Trends article discusses the difficulties the Bush Administration encountered when attempting to sell the invasion of Iraq to the rest of the world. Language, action, and global perceptions are discussed.
"Trends. The Psychology of Self-Preemptive Language and Action: Iraq and Weapons of Mass Destruction,"
International Bulletin of Political Psychology: Vol. 13
, Article 4.
Available at: https://commons.erau.edu/ibpp/vol13/iss9/4
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