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The Resource The thistle and the drone : how America's War on Terror became a global war on tribal Islam, Akbar Ahmed, (electronic resource)

The thistle and the drone : how America's War on Terror became a global war on tribal Islam, Akbar Ahmed, (electronic resource)

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The thistle and the drone : how America's War on Terror became a global war on tribal Islam
Title
The thistle and the drone
Title remainder
how America's War on Terror became a global war on tribal Islam
Statement of responsibility
Akbar Ahmed
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
ICU/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ahmed, Akbar S
Dewey number
909.83/1
LC call number
DS35.74.U6
LC item number
A37 2013
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • War on Terrorism, 2001-2009
  • Afghan War, 2001-
  • Tribes
  • Islamic sociology
  • Islamic countries
  • United States
  • Islamic countries
Label
The thistle and the drone : how America's War on Terror became a global war on tribal Islam, Akbar Ahmed, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 371-402) and index
Contents
The thistle and the drone -- Waziristan: "The most dangerous place in the world" -- Bin Laden's dilemma: balancing tribal and Islamic identity -- Musharraf's dilemma: balancing center and periphery -- Obama's dilemma: balancing security and human rights -- How to win the War on Terror: stopping a thousand genocides now
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000834284
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9780815723783
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alkaline paper)
Lccn
2013003952
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0000834284
Label
The thistle and the drone : how America's War on Terror became a global war on tribal Islam, Akbar Ahmed, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 371-402) and index
Contents
The thistle and the drone -- Waziristan: "The most dangerous place in the world" -- Bin Laden's dilemma: balancing tribal and Islamic identity -- Musharraf's dilemma: balancing center and periphery -- Obama's dilemma: balancing security and human rights -- How to win the War on Terror: stopping a thousand genocides now
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000834284
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9780815723783
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alkaline paper)
Lccn
2013003952
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0000834284

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