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Understanding Central Asia : politics and contested transformations

Author: Sally N Cummings
Publisher: New York : Routledge, 2012.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Presents an introductory text to the history, politics and international relations of Central Asia. This book explores domestic and foreign politics of the five independent states of post-Soviet  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Cummings, Sally N.
Understanding Central Asia.
New York : Routledge, 2012
(DLC) 2011038083
(OCoLC)752472738
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Sally N Cummings
ISBN: 9780203403143 0203403142 9781134433209 1134433204 9781283986441 1283986442
OCLC Number: 827236316
Description: 1 online resource (xi, 240 pages) : illustrations, maps
Contents: Introduction --
The region of Central Asia: what's in a name? --
Empires, Soviet rule and sovereignty --
Authoritarian alternatives --
Islam, nation and multiple identities in Central Asia --
Economics and political transformations --
Securing Central Asia --
Conclusion: state of the state in Central Asia.
Responsibility: Sally N. Cummings.

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"True to its title, this thought-provoking study offers a nuanced understanding of contemporary Central Asia that cuts through stereotypes and situates the region in broader social science and Read more...

 
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