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Author Johnson, Chris, 1951- author

Title Afghanistan : the mirage of peace / Chris Johnson & Jolyon Leslie
Edition Updated edition
Published London ; New York : Zed Books, 2008
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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 255 pages) : illustrations, map
Contents The mirage of peace -- Identity and society -- Ideology and difference -- One size fits all : Afghanistan in the new world order -- The makings of a narco state? -- State -- Bonn and beyond, part I : the political transition -- Bonn and beyond, part II : the governance transition -- Concluding thoughts
Summary Drawing on long experience of living and working in Afghanistan, Chris Johnson and Jolyon Leslie examine what the changes of recent years have meant in terms of Afghans' sense of their own identity and hopes for the future
Notes Previous edition: 2004
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 242-247) and index
Subject Afghanistan -- Economic conditions.
Afghanistan -- Foreign public opinion.
Afghanistan -- Foreign relations.
Afghanistan -- History -- 1989-2001.
Afghanistan -- History -- 2001-
Afghanistan -- Social conditions.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
Author Leslie, Jolyon, 1956- author
ISBN 1848133782 (electronic bk.)
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