The Resource Afghanistan, Noah Berlatsky, book editor

Afghanistan, Noah Berlatsky, book editor

Label
Afghanistan
Title
Afghanistan
Statement of responsibility
Noah Berlatsky, book editor
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Provides readers with opposing viewpoints on the issue of postwar reconstruction in Afghanistan
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
958.104/7
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DS371.4
LC item number
.A328 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Berlatsky, Noah
Series statement
Opposing viewpoints series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Postwar reconstruction
  • Nation-building
  • Internal security
  • Democratization
  • Human rights
  • United States
  • Afghanistan
Label
Afghanistan, Noah Berlatsky, book editor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 218-221) 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 United States Needs to Reach a Negotiated Settlement with the Taliban / Stephen Biddle -- The United States Should Not Negotiate with the Taliban / Isaac Chotiner -- The United States Should Completely Withdraw Forces from Afghanistan / Ivan Eland -- The United States Should Retain Troops in Afghanistan / Lisa Curtis -- A Deadly Triangle : Afghanistan, Pakistan, and India / William Dalrymple -- Iran Is Central to Solving the Afghan Conflict / Aaron Ellis -- The Saudi/Iran Rivalry Is Central to the Afghan Conflict / Shahrbanou Tadjbakhsh -- Banyan : Not a Pleasant Prospect / Economist -- Afghanistan's Culture Does Not Support Democracy / Thomas H. Johnson, as told to Greg Bruno -- The Growth of Media Shows Progress in Afghan Democracy / Associated Press -- US Policy Is Responsible for High Levels of Corruption in Afghanistan / Anthony H. Cordesman -- Afghan Officials Are Responsible for High Levels of Corruption in Afghanistan / Brian Cloughley -- U.S. to Temper Stance on Afghan Corruption / Greg Jaffe -- Corruption Benefits the Taliban / Brian Brady -- The Afghan War Is Driven by Desire for Afghanistan's Mineral Resources / Michel Chossudovsky -- The Afghan War Is Not Driven by Desire for Resources / Daily Bell -- Afghanistan Needs to Transition from Opium to Other Crops / Alfred W. McCoy -- Afghanistan Needs to Move Opium Production Toward Legal Pain Killers / Charli Carpenter -- Afghanistan Is Making Substantial Economic Progress / J. Alexander Thier, as told to Jayshree Bajoria -- Afghanistan Faces Economic Collapse / Aqdas Afzal -- Afghanistan's Economy Continues to Struggle as a Result of War / Gopal Ratnam -- Western Presence Has Improved the Situation for Women in Afghanistan / Tracy McVeigh -- Women's Rights in Afghanistan Depends on Where One Lives / Stuart Whatley -- The US Presence Has Hurt Women in Afghanistan / Bretigne Shaffer -- The Afghan Government Abuses Detainees in Its Custody / United Nations Assistance Mission in Afghanistan -- News Flash : The Taliban Violate Human Rights / Christopher Hitchens -- Drone Strikes Are an Unethical Violation of Human Rights / Conor Friedersdorf -- Drone Strikes Are an Ethical Response to Terrorism / David Aaronovitch
Control code
ocn874728114
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
236 pages
Isbn
9780737772425
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2014021944
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
map
System control number
(OCoLC)874728114
Label
Afghanistan, Noah Berlatsky, book editor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 218-221) 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 United States Needs to Reach a Negotiated Settlement with the Taliban / Stephen Biddle -- The United States Should Not Negotiate with the Taliban / Isaac Chotiner -- The United States Should Completely Withdraw Forces from Afghanistan / Ivan Eland -- The United States Should Retain Troops in Afghanistan / Lisa Curtis -- A Deadly Triangle : Afghanistan, Pakistan, and India / William Dalrymple -- Iran Is Central to Solving the Afghan Conflict / Aaron Ellis -- The Saudi/Iran Rivalry Is Central to the Afghan Conflict / Shahrbanou Tadjbakhsh -- Banyan : Not a Pleasant Prospect / Economist -- Afghanistan's Culture Does Not Support Democracy / Thomas H. Johnson, as told to Greg Bruno -- The Growth of Media Shows Progress in Afghan Democracy / Associated Press -- US Policy Is Responsible for High Levels of Corruption in Afghanistan / Anthony H. Cordesman -- Afghan Officials Are Responsible for High Levels of Corruption in Afghanistan / Brian Cloughley -- U.S. to Temper Stance on Afghan Corruption / Greg Jaffe -- Corruption Benefits the Taliban / Brian Brady -- The Afghan War Is Driven by Desire for Afghanistan's Mineral Resources / Michel Chossudovsky -- The Afghan War Is Not Driven by Desire for Resources / Daily Bell -- Afghanistan Needs to Transition from Opium to Other Crops / Alfred W. McCoy -- Afghanistan Needs to Move Opium Production Toward Legal Pain Killers / Charli Carpenter -- Afghanistan Is Making Substantial Economic Progress / J. Alexander Thier, as told to Jayshree Bajoria -- Afghanistan Faces Economic Collapse / Aqdas Afzal -- Afghanistan's Economy Continues to Struggle as a Result of War / Gopal Ratnam -- Western Presence Has Improved the Situation for Women in Afghanistan / Tracy McVeigh -- Women's Rights in Afghanistan Depends on Where One Lives / Stuart Whatley -- The US Presence Has Hurt Women in Afghanistan / Bretigne Shaffer -- The Afghan Government Abuses Detainees in Its Custody / United Nations Assistance Mission in Afghanistan -- News Flash : The Taliban Violate Human Rights / Christopher Hitchens -- Drone Strikes Are an Unethical Violation of Human Rights / Conor Friedersdorf -- Drone Strikes Are an Ethical Response to Terrorism / David Aaronovitch
Control code
ocn874728114
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
236 pages
Isbn
9780737772425
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2014021944
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
map
System control number
(OCoLC)874728114

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