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Civil Wars in South Asia: State, Sovereignty, Development.


Civil Wars in South Asia: State, Sovereignty, Development

Edited by Aparna Sundar and Nandini Sundar



273 pages




Editors Aparna Sundar and Nandini Sundar present students, academics, and researchers with a collected volume of academic essays and papers that collectively argue for the importance of studying the civil wars and armed conflicts of South Asia. The ten selections that make up the bulk of the text provide an introduction to sovereignty, development, and civil war, and cover the contextualizing of civil wars in South Asia, military fiscalism and the politics of civil war in Sri Lanka, the transnational political economy of the civil war in Afghanistan, and a variety of other related subjects. Aparna Sundar is a faculty member of Azim Premji University, Bangalore, India. Nandini Sundar is a faculty member of the University of Delhi, India. ([umlaut] Ringgold, Inc., Portland, OR)

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