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The Taliban, Noah Berlatsky, book editor

Label
The Taliban
Title
The Taliban
Statement of responsibility
Noah Berlatsky, book editor
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Several articles discuss issues surrounding the Afghanistan war
  • This volume explores the topic of the Taliban by presenting varied expert opinions that examine many of the different aspects that surround this issue. The viewpoints are selected from a wide range of highly respected and often hard-to-find sources and publications. Allows the reader to attain the higher-level critical thinking and reading skills that are essential in a culture of diverse and contradictory opinions
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
958.104/6
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
DS371.3
LC item number
.T326 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Opposing viewpoints
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The Taliban, Noah Berlatsky, book editor
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 213-216) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The
  • Taliban cannot be categorized easily as any one movement
  • Anand Gopal
  • The
  • Taliban are funded by money from narcotics
  • Hayder Mili
  • All of Afghanistan, not just the Taliban, relies on money from narcotics
  • Ted Galen Carpenter
  • Ch.1 Who are the Taliban? :
  • The
  • Taliban are a Pashtun nationalist movement
  • Michael J. Totten
  • The
  • Taliban are part of global Jihadism and allied with al Qaeda
  • Scott Baldauf,
  • Owais Tohid
  • Taliban are winning the war in Afghanistan
  • Kimberly Kagan
  • The
  • United States is well positioned to win the war in Afghanistan
  • Peter Bergen
  • America must negotiate with the Taliban
  • Andrew Blandford
  • America should not negotiate with the Taliban
  • Inge Fryklund
  • Ch.2 How should the United States deal with the Taliban? :
  • The
  • Taliban threaten vital U.S. interests
  • Barack Obama
  • The
  • Taliban are not a threat to the United States
  • John Mueller
  • The
  • Pamela Constable
  • Pakistan has done a poor job negotiating with the Taliban
  • Sharad Joshi
  • The
  • U.S. war may allow the Taliban to seize control of Pakistan
  • Pratap Chatterjee
  • Military cooperation between the United States and Pakistan can help defeat the Taliban
  • Eli Clifton,
  • Charles Fromm
  • Pakistani civilian authorities, not the military, must address the Taliban crisis
  • Ch.3 What is the Taliban's relationship with Pakistan? :
  • Shuja Nawaz
  • Pakistan opposes the Taliban
  • Husain Haqqani
  • Pakistan aids the Taliban
  • Selig S. Harrison
  • Pakistan has capitulated to the Taliban
  • Susanne Koelbl
  • Pakistan seeks role as mediator in possible Taliban-Afghanistan peace talks
  • Money from individuals in Russia and Saudi Arabia helps support the Taliban
  • Ryan Mauro
  • Saudi Arabia tacitly supports the Taliban
  • Rachel Ehrenfeld
  • Saudi Arabia could act as an arbiter with the Taliban
  • Michael Shank
  • Ch.4 What is the Taliban's relationship with other nations? :
  • Iran opposes the Taliban
  • Strategic Forecasting, Inc. (STRATFOR)
  • The
  • Taliban may be obtaining Chinese weapons from Iran
  • Ron Synovitz
  • Russia and China are working to contain the Taliban
  • Dmitry Shlapentokh
Control code
ocn651011982
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
226 pages
Isbn
9780737752403
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2010030907
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o651011982
  • (OCoLC)651011982
Label
The Taliban, Noah Berlatsky, book editor
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 213-216) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The
  • Taliban cannot be categorized easily as any one movement
  • Anand Gopal
  • The
  • Taliban are funded by money from narcotics
  • Hayder Mili
  • All of Afghanistan, not just the Taliban, relies on money from narcotics
  • Ted Galen Carpenter
  • Ch.1 Who are the Taliban? :
  • The
  • Taliban are a Pashtun nationalist movement
  • Michael J. Totten
  • The
  • Taliban are part of global Jihadism and allied with al Qaeda
  • Scott Baldauf,
  • Owais Tohid
  • Taliban are winning the war in Afghanistan
  • Kimberly Kagan
  • The
  • United States is well positioned to win the war in Afghanistan
  • Peter Bergen
  • America must negotiate with the Taliban
  • Andrew Blandford
  • America should not negotiate with the Taliban
  • Inge Fryklund
  • Ch.2 How should the United States deal with the Taliban? :
  • The
  • Taliban threaten vital U.S. interests
  • Barack Obama
  • The
  • Taliban are not a threat to the United States
  • John Mueller
  • The
  • Pamela Constable
  • Pakistan has done a poor job negotiating with the Taliban
  • Sharad Joshi
  • The
  • U.S. war may allow the Taliban to seize control of Pakistan
  • Pratap Chatterjee
  • Military cooperation between the United States and Pakistan can help defeat the Taliban
  • Eli Clifton,
  • Charles Fromm
  • Pakistani civilian authorities, not the military, must address the Taliban crisis
  • Ch.3 What is the Taliban's relationship with Pakistan? :
  • Shuja Nawaz
  • Pakistan opposes the Taliban
  • Husain Haqqani
  • Pakistan aids the Taliban
  • Selig S. Harrison
  • Pakistan has capitulated to the Taliban
  • Susanne Koelbl
  • Pakistan seeks role as mediator in possible Taliban-Afghanistan peace talks
  • Money from individuals in Russia and Saudi Arabia helps support the Taliban
  • Ryan Mauro
  • Saudi Arabia tacitly supports the Taliban
  • Rachel Ehrenfeld
  • Saudi Arabia could act as an arbiter with the Taliban
  • Michael Shank
  • Ch.4 What is the Taliban's relationship with other nations? :
  • Iran opposes the Taliban
  • Strategic Forecasting, Inc. (STRATFOR)
  • The
  • Taliban may be obtaining Chinese weapons from Iran
  • Ron Synovitz
  • Russia and China are working to contain the Taliban
  • Dmitry Shlapentokh
Control code
ocn651011982
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
226 pages
Isbn
9780737752403
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2010030907
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o651011982
  • (OCoLC)651011982

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