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AfghanistanWhat Everyone Needs to Know®

Afghanistan: What Everyone Needs to Know®  

Barnett R. Rubin

Published in Print: 
08 October 2020
Published Online: 
12 November 2020
eISBN: 
9780197569290
DOI: 
10.1093/wentk/9780190496630.001.0001
Format: 
book
ISBN: 
9780190496630
Afghanistan, a landlocked country in Central Asia, has improbably been at the center of international geopolitics for four decades. After the Soviet Union invaded in 1980, Afghanistan ... More
KosovoWhat Everyone Needs to Know®

Kosovo: What Everyone Needs to Know®  

Tim Judah

Published in Print: 
25 September 2008
Published Online: 
12 November 2020
eISBN: 
9780197569832
DOI: 
10.1093/wentk/9780195376739.001.0001
Format: 
book
ISBN: 
9780195376739
On February 17, 2008, Kosovo declared its independence, becoming the seventh state to emerge from the break-up of the former Yugoslavia. A tiny country of just two million people, 90% of ... More
Radicalization to TerrorismWhat Everyone Needs to Know®

Radicalization to Terrorism: What Everyone Needs to Know®  

Sophia Moskalenko and Clark McCauley

Published in Print: 
29 August 2020
Published Online: 
12 November 2020
eISBN: 
9780197569597
DOI: 
10.1093/wentk/9780190862596.001.0001
Format: 
book
ISBN: 
9780190862596
Terrorism and radicalization came to the forefront of news and politics in the US after the unforgettable attacks of September 11th, 2001. When George W. Bush famously asked "Why do they ... More
UkraineWhat Everyone Needs to Know®

Ukraine: What Everyone Needs to Know®  

Serhy Yekelchyk

Published in Print: 
10 December 2020
Published Online: 
12 November 2020
eISBN: 
9780197569856
DOI: 
10.1093/wentk/9780197532102.001.0001
Format: 
book
ISBN: 
9780197532102
Conventional wisdom dictates that Ukraine’s political crises can be traced to the linguistic differences and divided political loyalties that have long fractured the country. However, this ... More

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