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Title:
The Taliban and the crisis of Afghanistan
Author:
Crews, Robert D., 1970-
Publication Information:
Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 2008.
Physical Description:
vi, 430 pages : maps ; 22 cm
Language:
English
Contents:
Explaining the Taliban's ability to mobilize the Pashtuns / Abdulkader Sinno -- The rise and fall of the Taliban / Neamatollah Nojumi -- The Taliban, women, and the Hegelian private sphere / Juan R.I. Cole -- Taliban and Talibanism in historical perspective / M. Nazif Shahrani -- Remembering the Taliban / Lutz Rzehak -- Fraternity, power, and time in Central Asia / Robert L. Canfield -- Moderate Taliban? / Robert D. Crews -- The Neo-Taliban / Amin Tarzi -- Epilogue : Afghanistan and the Pax Americana / Atiq Sarwari and Robert D. Crews.
Corporate Subject:
ISBN:
9780674026902
Format :
Book