Taliban Narratives : the Use and Power of Stories in the Afghanistan Conflict. (eBook, 2018) [WorldCat.org]
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Taliban Narratives : the Use and Power of Stories in the Afghanistan Conflict.

Author: Thomas Johnson
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, Incorporated, 2018.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Shines a light on the Taliban's propaganda arm and its impact on the course of the war in Afghanistan.
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Johnson, Thomas.
Taliban Narratives : The Use and Power of Stories in the Afghanistan Conflict.
Oxford : Oxford University Press, Incorporated, ©2018
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas Johnson
ISBN: 9780190911355 0190911352
OCLC Number: 1049912604
Description: 1 online resource (414 pages)
Contents: Cover; Half-title; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Acknowledgments; List of Figures and Tables; Foreword; Preface; 1. Introduction; 2. An Overview of Taliban and Other Afghan Insurgent Stories and an Assessment of their Master Narratives; 3. Target Audiences of Afghan Narratives and Stories; 4. Taliban and Afghan Insurgent Magazines, Circulars, and Newsletters; 5. The Taliban's Use of Shabnamah (Night Letters); 6. The Taliban's Use of the Internet, Social Media Video, Radio Stations, and Graffiti; 7. The Afghans' and Taliban's Use of Poetry and Taranas. 8. The Layeha, the Taliban Code of Conduct9. Hezb-e-Islami Gulbuddin (HIG) Propaganda Activities; 10. The United States' Afghan Information and PSYOP Campaign and a Comparison with the Taliban's Campaign; 11. Conclusions; Appendix A: How Afghans Identify the Types of Taliban; Appendix B: Summary of Taliban Night Letters, 2008-10; Appendix C: HIG Official Peace Proposal and Translation; Notes; Bibliography; Index.

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Shines a light on the Taliban's propaganda arm and its impact on the course of the war in Afghanistan.

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