Pakistan: The Taliban, Al Qaeda, and the Rise of Terrorism, 1st Edition

  • William J. Topich
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  • ISBN-10: 1440837619
  • ISBN-13: 9781440837616
  • DDC: 954.9105
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 245 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2018 | Published/Released November 2018
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2018

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Overview

This single-volume work documents Pakistan's troubled history, which has led to current global insecurities and created a breeding ground for radical insurgency and terrorism.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Acknowledgments.
Introduction.
1: The Evolution of Pakistan: Origins of the Terrorism Issue.
2: The Birth of Extremism: Internal and External Factors.
3: Pakistan During the Musharraf Years: 1999–2002.
4: The Ungovernable Tribal Region: Post-9/11 Centerpiece.
Photo Essay.
5: The Talibanization of Pakistan.
6: Pakistan on the Brink.
7: Sharif and Beyond: Pakistan’s Contemporary Struggle with Extremism.
Bibliography.
Index.
About the Author.