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“Phase IV” and the Invasion of Iraq

Aaron Rapport

in Waging War, Planning Peace: U.S. Noncombat Operations and Major Wars

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801453588
eISBN:
9780801455643
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801453588.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, Security Studies

This chapter examines the Bush administration's planning of Phase IV—noncombat operations—of Operation Iraqi Freedom (OIF) during the U.S.-led invasion of Iraq in March 2003. Those ultimately ... More


A Hilton in the Border Zone

Aihwa Ong

in Buddha Is Hiding: Refugees, Citizenship, the New America

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520229983
eISBN:
9780520937161
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520229983.003.0003
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

This chapter gives an account of the journey of war survivors to the border camps, where they encountered various Western modes for saving, defining, and governing refugees. It begins with a detailed ... More


Transnational Connections and Dissenting Views: The Evolution of Child Placement Policies in Brazil

Claudia Fonseca

in International Adoption: Global Inequalities and the Circulation of Children

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814791011
eISBN:
9780814764473
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814791011.003.0009
Subject:
Anthropology, American and Canadian Cultural Anthropology

This chapter looks at changing Brazilian policies toward international adoption as they developed through the complex interweaving of local and transnational influences. It suggests that adoption ... More


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