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- C.H. Beck 2013; US$ 12.62
Eine Atommacht außer Kontrolle: In Pakistan könnte der Alptraum des nuklearen Zeitalters Wirklichkeit werden. Im Nordwesten, unweit der Hauptstadt Islamabad, kontrollieren die Taliban weite Gebiete, amerikanische Drohnenangriffe verletzen regelmäßig die Souveränität des Landes, und in Großstädten wie Karatschi bricht die Infrastruktur zusammen. Das... more...
- WBG - Wissenschaftliche Buchgesellschaft 2012; US$ 25.51
Keine andere Stadt stand von der Antike bis zur Gegenwart so sehr in Beziehung zu den unterschiedlichsten Regionen Europas wie Rom. Der Bogen der behandelten Themen spannt sich von der antiken Metropole des Imperium Romanum über die Stadt als politisches wie kulturelles Zentrum der Päpste bis zur Hauptstadt des faschistischen Imperiums und belegt die... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2006; US$ 168.00
With these questions in mind Professor Kapur charts the continuous power struggles of Pakistan's ruling elites. Using a historical and comparative approach he shows how the search for democracy and national identity has been hindered by army intervention, political intrigue and the failure of Islam to unite the various ethnic factions. While pessimistic... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2005; US$ 67.95
Every generation needs to reinterpret its great men of the past. Akbar Ahmed, by revealing Jinnah's human face alongside his heroic achievement, both makes this statesman accessible to the current age and renders his greatness even clearer than before. Four men shaped the end of British rule in India: Nehru, Gandhi, Mountbatten and Jinnah. We know... more...
- SAGE India 2005; US$ 34.95
This collection of essays takes a fresh look at the contentious themes of democracy, development and security in Pakistan today. Arguing that the three are closely interlinked, the editors posit that the political and economic experience of the past 58 years shows that neither democracy nor capitalist development can survive without the other. Using... more...
- Brookings Institution Press 2011; US$ 29.95
With each passing day, Pakistan becomes an even more crucial player in world affairs. Home of the worlds second-largest Muslim population, epicenter of the global jihad, location of perhaps the planets most dangerous borderlands, and armed with nuclear weapons, this South Asian nation will go a long way toward determining what the world... more...
- Grosvenor House Publishing 2012; US$ 10.19
‘Judges & Generals in Pakistan - Volume I? by Inam R Sehri is a collection of mostly his published articles; explaining diverse scenarios. This book evaluates certain conflicting news, editorials, opinions and criticisms on historical issues. No misleading intelligence story, no distracting investigative report, no concocted interview and no feed... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 125.00
Pakistan is at currently at the centre of regional and global geo-strategic issues as a frontline state in the global war on terrorism. It is seeking to project itself as a modern Islamic state that can engage both the Islamic bloc and the western world in the post 9/11 era. This book addresses some questions under the broad rubric of International... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 125.00
Through the essays in this volume, we see how the failure of the state becomes a moment to ruminate on the artificiality of this most modern construct, the failure of nationalism, an opportunity to dream of alternative modes of association, and the failure of sovereignty to consider the threats and possibilities of the realm of foreignness within... more...