Hillary Mann and Flynt Leverett: Why the United States Must Come to Terms with the Islamic Republic of Iran

Conversations with History - Flynt and Hillary Mann Leverett

Hillary Mann and Flynt Leverett; Authors

Conversations host Harry Kreisler welcomes Flynt and Hillary Mann Leverett for a discussion of their new book, Going to Tehran. In the conversation, the Leveretts analyze the Islamic Republic of Iran's strategic goals and domestic politics. After analyzing the biases embedded in U.S. perceptions of Iran, they conclude with a proposal for changing U.S. relations with Iran by emulating Nixon's breakthrough with China.

Key Words: Political Scientists, Iran
Hillary Mann and Flynt Leverett
Publication date: 
March 24, 2013
Publication type: 
Conversations with History