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The Resource Under the drones : modern lives in the Afghanistan-Pakistan borderlands, edited by Shahzad Bashir, Robert D. Crews

Under the drones : modern lives in the Afghanistan-Pakistan borderlands, edited by Shahzad Bashir, Robert D. Crews

Label
Under the drones : modern lives in the Afghanistan-Pakistan borderlands
Title
Under the drones
Title remainder
modern lives in the Afghanistan-Pakistan borderlands
Statement of responsibility
edited by Shahzad Bashir, Robert D. Crews
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Challenges Western misconceptions of the Afganistan-Pakistan border conflict by investigating how the countries' political, economic, and social policies affect their citizens, revealing the region's real problems
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10116021
Cataloging source
ICU/DLC
Dewey number
958.104/71
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DS357.6.P18
LC item number
U53 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1968-
  • 1970-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bashir, Shahzad
  • Crews, Robert D.
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Afghanistan
  • Pakistan
  • Afghanistan
  • Pakistan
  • Borderlands
  • Borderlands
  • Afghanistan
  • Pakistan
  • Islam and politics
  • Islam and politics
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
modern lives in the Afghanistan-Pakistan borderlands
Label
Under the drones : modern lives in the Afghanistan-Pakistan borderlands, edited by Shahzad Bashir, Robert D. Crews
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Political struggles over the Afghan-Pakistani borderlands / Amin Tarzi -- The transformation of the Afghan-Pakistan border / Gilles Dorronsoro -- Religious revivalism across the Durand Line / Sana Haroon -- Taliban, real and imagined / James Caron -- Quandaries of the Afghan nation / Shah Mahmoud Hanifi -- How tribal are the Taliban? / Thomas Ruttig -- Ethnic minorities in search of political consolidation / Lutz Rzehak -- Red mosque / Faisal Devji -- Madrasa statistics don't support the myth / Tahir Andrabi, Jishnu Das, and Asim Ijaz Khwaja -- Will Sufi Islam save Pakistan? / Farzana Shaikh -- The politics of Pashtun and Punjabi truck decoration / Jamal J. Elias -- The Afghan mediascape / Nushin Arbabzadah -- Women and the drug trade in Afghanistan / Fariba Nawa
Control code
2011044605
Dimensions
cm
Extent
pages
Isbn
9780674065611
Lccn
2011044605
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
maps
Label
Under the drones : modern lives in the Afghanistan-Pakistan borderlands, edited by Shahzad Bashir, Robert D. Crews
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Political struggles over the Afghan-Pakistani borderlands / Amin Tarzi -- The transformation of the Afghan-Pakistan border / Gilles Dorronsoro -- Religious revivalism across the Durand Line / Sana Haroon -- Taliban, real and imagined / James Caron -- Quandaries of the Afghan nation / Shah Mahmoud Hanifi -- How tribal are the Taliban? / Thomas Ruttig -- Ethnic minorities in search of political consolidation / Lutz Rzehak -- Red mosque / Faisal Devji -- Madrasa statistics don't support the myth / Tahir Andrabi, Jishnu Das, and Asim Ijaz Khwaja -- Will Sufi Islam save Pakistan? / Farzana Shaikh -- The politics of Pashtun and Punjabi truck decoration / Jamal J. Elias -- The Afghan mediascape / Nushin Arbabzadah -- Women and the drug trade in Afghanistan / Fariba Nawa
Control code
2011044605
Dimensions
cm
Extent
pages
Isbn
9780674065611
Lccn
2011044605
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
maps

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