Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation

You are looking at 1-13 of 13 items

  • Keywords: Hamid Karzai x
Clear All Modify Search

View:

‘Maximum Leader’: Hamid Karzai, India, and the Kabul Durbar

Avinash Paliwal

in My Enemy's Enemy: India in Afghanistan from the Soviet Invasion to the US Withdrawal

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
December 2017
ISBN:
9780190685829
eISBN:
9780190872564
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190685829.003.0008
Subject:
History, Asian History

A key challenge to India’s Afghanistan policy after 9/11 was to balance relations with the newly appointed president Hamid Karzai, and his mainstream political opponents (including former United ... More


Hamid Karzai vs. the New York Times

Katherine A. Brown

in Your Country, Our War: The Press and Diplomacy in Afghanistan

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
March 2019
ISBN:
9780190879402
eISBN:
9780190879440
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190879402.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Democratization

This chapter acquaints the reader with the impact of the U.S. and Western news media in Afghanistan by telling the story of how President Hamid Karzai banished New York Times reporter Matthew ... More


The United States Enters Afghanistan

Carter Malkasian

in The American War in Afghanistan: A History

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
July 2021
ISBN:
9780197550779
eISBN:
9780197550809
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197550779.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, Security Studies

Chapter Four, “The United States Enters Afghanistan,” lays out the beginning of America’s war in Afghanistan, including the decisions to go to war and 2001 campaign to defeat the Taliban and ... More


“They Make Their Ablutions with Bottled Water”: Elites and the Decline of Accountability

Noah Coburn and Anna Larson

in Derailing Democracy in Afghanistan: Elections in an Unstable Political Landscape

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231166201
eISBN:
9780231535748
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231166201.003.0008
Subject:
Political Science, Democratization

This chapter looks at the aftermath of the 2010 elections, in particular, and how the process has been manipulated at a national level by Hamid Karzai and other members of the ruling elite. Though ... More


A House of Sand: The Fallout of the 2005 Parliamentary Election

Noah Coburn and Anna Larson

in Derailing Democracy in Afghanistan: Elections in an Unstable Political Landscape

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231166201
eISBN:
9780231535748
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231166201.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, Democratization

This chapter focuses on the failure of the Wolesi Jirga (the lower house of parliament) to create an effective opposition force to President Hamid Karzai, particularly following the elections of 2004 ... More


Afghanistan’s Press

Katherine A. Brown

in Your Country, Our War: The Press and Diplomacy in Afghanistan

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
March 2019
ISBN:
9780190879402
eISBN:
9780190879440
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190879402.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Democratization

This chapter discusses the history of the Afghan news media, which was under either authoritarian or hyperpartisan control throughout the 20th century. This chapter explores the political and ... More


Afghanistan: A Road to Incoherence

Brendan R. Gallagher

in The Day After: Why America Wins the War but Loses the Peace

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781501739620
eISBN:
9781501739637
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501739620.003.0003
Subject:
History, Military History

This chapter delves into how Afghanistan postwar planning unfolded from September 2001 through March 2002. It does so by relying on a similar approach to that used in Chapter 1 – by analyzing the ... More


The Surge in Kandahar

Carter Malkasian

in The American War in Afghanistan: A History

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
July 2021
ISBN:
9780197550779
eISBN:
9780197550809
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197550779.003.0013
Subject:
Political Science, Security Studies

Chapter Thirteen, “The Surge in Kandahar,” describes the battles of the US Army and Afghan leaders in Kandahar against the Taliban during the surge. Kandahar was the most important battlefield of the ... More


The Obama Administration and the Decision to Surge

Carter Malkasian

in The American War in Afghanistan: A History

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
July 2021
ISBN:
9780197550779
eISBN:
9780197550809
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197550779.003.0011
Subject:
Political Science, Security Studies

Chapter Eleven, “The Obama Administration and the Decision to Surge,” discusses the creation of the 2009 surge strategy as well as the events in Afghanistan during that year.


Intervention and Identity

Carter Malkasian

in The American War in Afghanistan: A History

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
July 2021
ISBN:
9780197550779
eISBN:
9780197550809
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197550779.003.0016
Subject:
Political Science, Security Studies

Chapter Sixteen, “Intervention and Identity,” looks at the Afghan army and police after the surge, sources of Taliban motivation, insider attacks, women’s rights, and the bilateral security agreement.


The Karzai Regime

Carter Malkasian

in The American War in Afghanistan: A History

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
July 2021
ISBN:
9780197550779
eISBN:
9780197550809
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197550779.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, Security Studies

Chapter Five, “The Karzai Regime,” discusses the strategy of the Bush administration and the formation of the new Afghan government from 2002 to 2005, including the constitutional process and ... More


The 2014 Elections

Carter Malkasian

in The American War in Afghanistan: A History

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
July 2021
ISBN:
9780197550779
eISBN:
9780197550809
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197550779.003.0017
Subject:
Political Science, Security Studies

Chapter Seventeen, “The 2014 Elections,” describes the 2014 elections crisis, the ongoing battles in the provinces, and the death of Mullah Omar.


Epilogue

James Tharin Bradford

in Poppies, Politics, and Power: Afghanistan and the Global History of Drugs and Diplomacy

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781501738333
eISBN:
9781501738340
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501738333.003.0008
Subject:
History, Asian History

This chapter details the connections between the contemporary drug trade and the historical antecedents analyzed in the previous chapters. It discusses how opium became an essential component of the ... More


View: