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˜Theœ fragmentation of Afghanistan state formation and collapse in the international system

Author: Barnett R Rubin
Publisher: Philadelphia University of Pennsylvania Pr. 2003
Edition/Format:   Print book : Document   Computer File : English : Second editionView all editions and formats
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Drawing on two decades of research, Barnett R. Rubin, a leading expert on Afghanistan, provides a fascinating account of the nature of the old regime, the rise and fall of the People's Democratic Party of Afghanistan, and the troubled mujahidin resistance. He relates all these phenomena to international actors, showing how the interaction of U.S. policy and Pakistani and Saudi Arabian interests has helped to create  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Online-Publikation
Material Type: Document
Document Type: Book, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Barnett R Rubin
OCLC Number: 883824261
Description: 1 online resource (xlu, 378 p.) ill., maps.
Responsibility: Barnett R. Rubin

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An examination of Afghan society in conflict, from the 1978 communist coup to the fall of Najibullah, the last Soviet-installed president, in 1992. This edition, revised by the author, reflects  Read more...

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"This study is theoretically informed, empirically grounded, and gracefully written. Anyone who wants to understand Afghanistan's troubled history and the reasons for its present distress should read Read more...

 
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