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The Good War

NATO and the Liberal Conscience in Afghanistan

The Good War tackles the issue of NATO in Afghanistan, exploring NATO's evolution in the 1990s and blending NATO's transformation from a reactive defense...

"...The Good War tackles the issue of NATO in Afghanistan, exploring NATO's evolution in the 1990s and blending NATO's transformation from a reactive defense.... The Good War tackles the issue of NATO in Afghanistan, exploring NATO's evolution in the 1990s and blending NATO's transformation from a reactive defense organization into a pro-active risk manager with the ethic of liberalism. It raises questions, such as why an alliance built upon the territorial defense of Europe ended up in Afghanistan..."

M.J. Williams

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NATO: The Power of Partnerships

NATO has many European and global partner countries. The political and military utility of all these partnerships is clear; they "provide' more security than...

"...NATO has many European and global partner countries. The political and military utility of all these partnerships is clear; they "provide' more security than.... NATO has many European and global partner countries. The political and military utility of all these partnerships is clear; they "provide' more security than they 'consume." But the utility for NATO of partners also changes over time. This book scrutinizes these partnerships, both from a NATO perspective and from that of its partners....."

By Hakan Edstrom, Janne Haaland Matlary and Magnus Petersson

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In Afghanistan

Two Hundred Years of British, Russian and American Occupation

Afghanistan has been a strategic prize for foreign empires for more than 200 years. The British, Russians, and Americans have all fought across its beautiful...

David Loyn

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NATO after 9/11

An Alliance in Continuing Decline

Despite fifteen years of concerted effort to remake NATO, the much heralded alliance is in decline. The states that established NATO in 1949 confronted a...

Richard Rupp

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Dynamics of Political Development in Afghanistan

The British, Russian, and American Invasions

This book explores how the bureaucratic ruling elites in the state apparatus, lacking public support, relied on imperial powers for economic, military, and...

Hafizullah Emadi

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European Union and NATO Expansion

Central and Eastern Europe

Following the disintegration of the Soviet bloc, many Central and Eastern European Countries launched a vigorous “return to Europe” campaign, which primarily...

Ainius Lasas

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Drawing on fieldwork in the Herat area, Afghanistan, this book addresses migration patterns throughout three decades of war. It launches a framework for...

"...Drawing on fieldwork in the Herat area, Afghanistan, this book addresses migration patterns throughout three decades of war. It launches a framework for.... Drawing on fieldwork in the Herat area, Afghanistan, this book addresses migration patterns throughout three decades of war. It launches a framework for understanding the role of social networks for peoples responses to war and disaster as well as mobilizing or maintaining material resources for security and gathering information.. ..."

Kristian Berg Harpviken

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The Afghanistan Wars

Second Edition

William Maley provides an authoritative account of the waves of conflict which, for nearly a quarter of a century, devastated much of the country. This new...

"...William Maley provides an authoritative account of the waves of conflict which, for nearly a quarter of a century, devastated much of the country. This new.... William Maley provides an authoritative account of the waves of conflict which, for nearly a quarter of a century, devastated much of the country. This new edition has been updated throughout in the light of the latest research and features a new final chapter which examines post-Taliban Afghanistan, bringing the story up to the present ..."

William Maley

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NATO Renewed

The Power and Purpose of Transatlantic Cooperation

Recent controversies in NATO have caused observers to question the Alliance’s raison d’être. They generally contend that NATO’s crisis has gone from bad to...

Sten Rynning

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Modern Afghanistan

A History of Struggle and Survival

Afghanistan’s history is a sad one: Soviet invasion in 1979; Pakistan-backed internal conflict in the 1980s; the Taliban regime and then the US invasion after...

Amin Saikal

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A Time to Lead

For Duty, Honor and Country

General Wesley K. Clark reflects on his past and delivers his vision for America's future

"...General Wesley K. Clark reflects on his past and delivers his vision for America's future. Four-star General Wesley K. Clark became a major figure on the political scene when he was drafted by popular demand to run for the Democratic nomination for President of the United States in 2003. But this was just one of many exceptional accomplishments of a long and extraordinary career. Here, for the first time, General Clark uses his unique life experience—from his difficult youth in segregated Arkan..."

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Afghanistan

The Mirage of Peace

Widely portrayed as the "success of the war on terror," Afghanistan is now in crisis. Increasingly detached from the people it is meant to serve, and unable to...

By Chris Johnson and Jolyon Leslie

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As the battle for Afghanistan intensifies, with humanitarian workers increasingly finding themselves on the frontline, aid expert Peter Marsden draws on...

Peter Marsden

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