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Intervention Narratives : Afghanistan, the United States, and the Global War on Terror

Subjects: Imperialism; War on Terrorism, 2001-2009; Afghan War, 2001-2021HISTORY / General; HISTORY / Middle East / General; HISTORY / Military / Afghan War (2001-)

  • Abstract: Intervention Narratives examines the contradictory cultural representations of the US intervention in Afghanistan that help to justify an imperial foreign policy. These narratives involve projecting ...

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Cosmopolitan Dystopia : International Intervention and the Failure of the West

Subjects: Internationalism; Cosmopolitanism; LiberalismPOLITICAL SCIENCE / International Relations / Arms Control; HISTORY / Military / Iraq War (2003-2011); HISTORY / Military / Afghan War (2001-)

  • Abstract: Cosmopolitan Dystopia shows that rather than populists or authoritarian great powers it is cosmopolitan liberals who have done the most to subvert the liberal international ...

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Flight Risk : The Coalition's Air Advisory Mission in Afghanistan, 2005–2015

Subjects: Air forces--Afghanistan--ReorganizationHISTORY / Military / Aviation; HISTORY / Military / Afghan War (2001-)

  • Abstract: After 2005, the United States and coalition partners led an air advisory campaign to rebuild the Afghan Air Force (AAF). From the 1920...

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How the Gloves Came Off : Lawyers, Policy Makers, and Norms in the Debate on Torture

Subjects: Torture--Government policy--United States; Prisoners of war--United States--HistoryPOLITICAL SCIENCE / Terrorism; HISTORY / Military / Strategy; HISTORY / Military / United States

  • Abstract: The treatment of detainees at Abu Ghraib prison, Guantánamo Bay, and far-flung CIA'black sites'after the attacks of 9/11 included cruelty that defied legal and normative ...

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Hopeless but Optimistic : Journeying Through America's Endless War in Afghanistan

Subjects: Afghan War, 2001-HISTORY / Military / Afghan War (2001-); BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Personal Memoirs; POLITICAL SCIENCE / Public Policy / Military Policy

  • Abstract: “A fascinating ground level account of the effect of absurd and inappropriate Washington strategies on Afghans and on American soldiers.”—Abdulkader Sinno, author of Organizations ...

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