Pakistan's Drift into Extremism: Allah, the Army, and America's War on Terror / Edition 1

Pakistan's Drift into Extremism: Allah, the Army, and America's War on Terror / Edition 1

by Hassan Abbas
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0765614979

ISBN-13: 9780765614971

Pub. Date: 09/30/2004

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

About the Author

Hassan Abbas, a former police officer from Pakistan, is currently a visiting scholar at the Project on Negotiation, Harvard Law School and a PhD. candidate at the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, Tufts University, USA. His articles have been published in leading Pakistani and U.S. newspapers.

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About the Author

Hassan Abbas, a former police officer from Pakistan, is currently a visiting scholar at the Project on Negotiation, Harvard Law School and a PhD. candidate at the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, Tufts University, USA. His articles have been published in leading Pakistani and U.S. newspapers.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780765614971
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
09/30/2004
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
320
Product dimensions:
5.99(w) x 9.03(h) x 0.89(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword, Jessica Stern; 1. Introduction; 2. The Early Years: A Dream Deferred; 3. Ayub Era: Kashmir and the 1965 War with India; 4. General Yahya and the Dismemberment of Pakistan; 5. Zulfikar Ali Bhutto: The Charmer; 6. General Zia-ul-Haq: The Redefinition of a Country; 7. A Return to Democracy: Benazir Bhutto and Nawaz Sharif; 8. General Pervez Musharraf: A Season of Hope; 9. Jihadi Outfits: Pakistan's "Rent-a-Son" Agencies; 10. 9/11 and the War on Terror; 11. The Road Ahead

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