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HIST3746
Module Reading List

War on Tribe or War on Terror? Historicizing Afghanistan and Pakistan, 2017/18, Semester 1, 2
Dr Elisabeth Leake
E.Leake@leeds.ac.uk
Tutor information is taken from the Module Catalogue

Core reading:

*Thomas Barfield, Afghanistan : a cultural and political history ISBN: 9780691154411 (pbk.); 0691154414 (pbk.) (Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2014) (e-book requested)

*Mukulika Banerjee, The Pathan unarmed : opposition & memory in the North West Frontier ISBN: 9780852552735 (pbk); 0852552734 (pbk); 0852552726 (hbk); 9780852552728 (hbk) (Oxford: James Currey, 2000)

*Timothy Nunan, Humanitarian invasion : global development in Cold War Afghanistan ISBN: 9781316484623 (e-book) (Cambridge: CUP, 2016) (e-book requested)

*Elisabeth Leake, The defiant border : the Afghan-Pakistan borderlands in the era of decolonization, 1936-65 ISBN: 9781107571563 (paperback : alk. paper); 9781107126022 (hardback : alk. paper) (Cambridge: CUP, 2017) (e-book requested)   

*Robert D. Crews, Afghan Modern : The History of a Global Nation ISBN: 9780674495760 (e-book) (Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard, 2015)

*B.D. Hopkins, The making of modern Afghanistan ISBN: 9780230302372 (pbk.) : £18.99; 0230302378 (pbk.) : £18.99 (Basingstoke, 2008), introduction & chapter 1

*Martin Bayly, Taming the imperial imagination : colonial knowledge, international relations, and the Anglo-Afghan encounter, 1808-1878 ISBN: 9781107118058 hardback; 1107118050 hardback (Cambridge, 2016), chapter 5 

*Abubakar Siddique, The Pashtun question : the unresolved key to the future of Pakistan and Afghanistan ISBN: 9781849044981 (e-book) (London: Hurst & Co., 2014)

*Afghanistan in ink : literature between diaspora and nation ISBN: 9781849042048 (hbk.) : £24.99; 1849042047 (hbk.) : £24.99, ed. by Nile Green and Nushin Arbabzadah (London, 2012)

*'Abd al-Salam Zaif, My life with the Taliban ISBN: 9781849041522; 1849041520 (London, 2011) (e-book requested) 

This list was last updated on 25/07/2017