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The struggle for Pakistan : a Muslim homeland and global politics, Ayesha Jalal

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The struggle for Pakistan : a Muslim homeland and global politics
Title
The struggle for Pakistan
Title remainder
a Muslim homeland and global politics
Statement of responsibility
Ayesha Jalal
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In a probing biography of her native land, Ayesha Jalal provides a unique insider's assessment of how the nuclear-armed Muslim nation of Pakistan evolved into a country besieged by military domination and militant religious extremism, and explains why its dilemmas weigh so heavily on prospects for peace in the region
Writing style
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10356262
Cataloging source
ICU/DLC
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Jalal, Ayesha
Dewey number
954.9104
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DS383.5.A2
LC item number
J338 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Civil-military relations
  • Democracy
  • Islam and politics
  • Islam and state
  • Geopolitics
  • Pakistan
  • Pakistan
  • Civil-military relations
  • Democracy
  • Geopolitics
  • Islam and politics
  • Islam and state
  • Political science
  • Pakistan
  • Politik
  • Pakistan
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a Muslim homeland and global politics
Label
The struggle for Pakistan : a Muslim homeland and global politics, Ayesha Jalal
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: 'speak, for your lips are free' -- From minority to nation -- Truncated state, divided nation -- A sprawling military barrack -- Pitfalls of martial rule -- Toward the watershed of 1971 -- The rise and fall of populism -- Martial rule in an Islamic garb -- Democracy restored? -- A geostrategic riddle -- Entangled endgames -- Epilogue: overcoming terror
Control code
ocn875999872
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 435 pages:
Isbn
9780674052895
Isbn Type
(alkaline paper)
Lccn
2014006379
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)875999872
Label
The struggle for Pakistan : a Muslim homeland and global politics, Ayesha Jalal
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: 'speak, for your lips are free' -- From minority to nation -- Truncated state, divided nation -- A sprawling military barrack -- Pitfalls of martial rule -- Toward the watershed of 1971 -- The rise and fall of populism -- Martial rule in an Islamic garb -- Democracy restored? -- A geostrategic riddle -- Entangled endgames -- Epilogue: overcoming terror
Control code
ocn875999872
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 435 pages:
Isbn
9780674052895
Isbn Type
(alkaline paper)
Lccn
2014006379
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)875999872

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