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Pakistan : The Taliban, Al Qaeda, and the Rise of Terrorism (Hardcover) (William Topich)

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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.


• Offers a comprehensive look at the broad range of terrorist and insurgent groups operating in Pakistan

• Examines the nature of Pakistan's response to combating these groups from within and addresses complex questions regarding whether its policies facilitate or obstruct the violence

• Covers heated issues such as U.S. drone strikes in the region that target various radical groups as well as relations between the United States and Pakistan

• Considers Pakistan's future prospects in terms of the growth of radicalized activity, the nation's internal political struggles, and the survival of the state

Number of Pages: 245.0
Genre: Political Science
Series Title: Praeger Security International
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Greenwood Pub Group
Author: William Topich
Language: English
Street Date: May 30, 2018
TCIN: 51560753
UPC: 9781440837609
Item Number (DPCI): 248-25-7090

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