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Giustozzi -- Thirty year of conflict : drivers of anti-government... -- 2012

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Author Giustozzi, Antonio.
Ibrahimi, Niamatullah.
Title Thirty year of conflict : drivers of anti-government mobilization in Afghanistan 1978-2011 / Antonio Giustozzi with Niamatullah Ibrahimi ; editing Toby Miller.
Imprint Kabul : Afghanistan Research and Evaluation Unit (AREU), 2012.
Physical Description vii, 75 p. : maps, charts ; 30 cm.
Notes “January 2012”.
“Includes bibliography”—(p. 66-74).
“Afghanistan Research and Evaluation Unit (AREU)”—at head of title.
“Research for a better Afghanistan”—cover page.
Summary: “The literature concerning the last 30 years of war in Afghanistan has over the last few years reached such a critical mass that it is now possible to identify structural factors in Afghan history that contributed to the various conflicts and have been its signal feature from 1978 onward…”—(p. 1).
Contents: Acronyms—Glossary—Key players and actors—Executive summary—1. Introduction—2. Historical background—3. Ideological war : 1978-92—4. Factional war : 1992-2001—5. Features of the current phase of the conflict : 2002-10—6. Organization as a driver of anti-government mobilization : the Taliban—7. Conclusion—Bibliography.
Subject Headings Afghan War, 2001-.
Afghanistan – History.
Afghanistan – History – 1989-2001.
Afghanistan – History – Soviet occupation, 1979-1989.
Afghanistan – History – 19th century.
Afghanistan – Foreign relations.
Taliban – Afghanistan.

Corporate Body Afghanistan Research and Evaluation Unit (AREU).
Web Address (accessed 26 February 2013)
Accession Number 17241
Language English
Copies 2
Record Number 15389