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Author Mansfield, David.
Title “From bad they made it worse” : the concentration of opium poppy in areas of conflict in the provinces of Helmand and Nangarhar / David Mansfield ; editing, Ann Buxbaum.
Imprint Kabul : Afghanistan Research and Evaluation Unit (AREU), 2014.
Physical Description Viii, 81 p. : col ill, col maps ; 28 cm.
Series (Case study).
Notes "له بدو یې بدتر کړ" : د نښتو په ولایتونو هلمند او ننګرهار کې د کوکنارو کر ته پاملرنه / دیوید منسفیلډ ؛ ژباړن ایمل پسرلی.
" از بد، بدترش کردند" : تمرکز کوکنار در ساحات جنگی در ولایت های هلمند و ننگرهار / دیوید منسفیلد ؛ مترجم خلیل احمد نوری.
Cover title. “May 2014”.
“12 years of high-quality research”—cover page.
“AREU research for a better Afghanistan”—cover page.
Includes bibliography—(pages 78-79).
Contents: Executive summary—1. Introduction—2. Methodology—3. Nangarhar : the dispersal of political power—4. Helmand : turning deserts into flowers—5. Conclusion—Bibliography.
Summary: “Levels of the drug crop cultivation have long been seen as an indicator of the success or failure of counternarcotics efforts. However, to rely on this indicator is to misunderstand the socioeconomic and political processes that support farmers moving out of opium poppy cultivation, as well as the limited scope of many interventions currently categorized and budgeted as…”—(pages 2).
Subject Headings Opium poppy – Afghanistan – Helmand.
Opium poppy – Afghanistan – Nangarhar.
Opium poppy grow – Afghanistan – Helmand.
Opium poppy grow – Afghanistan – Nangarhar.
Opium trade – Afghanistan – Nangarhar.
Opium trade – Afghanistan – Helmand.
Corporate Body Afghanistan Research and Evaluation Unit (AREU).
Web Address (Accessed 27 May 2015).
Accession Number 19747
Language English
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Record Number 17021