TITLE

The Taliban: An Organizational Analysis

AUTHOR(S)
Afsar, Shahid; Samples, Chris; Wood, Thomas
PUB. DATE
May 2008
SOURCE
Military Review;May/Jun2008, Vol. 88 Issue 3, p58
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents an organizational analysis of the Taliban group in Afghanistan. The section offers a historical background of the group, including the group's culture, religion and ethnicity. The author also describes the strategic goals of the group which hangs on the growth of their coercive capabilities, internal political influence, and external political influence.
ACCESSION #
34409604

 

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