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Asian Survey (2019) 59 (3): 521–547.
Published: 01 June 2019
...Yuichi Kubota; Hidayat Ullah Khan This article explores who among the citizens in the former Federally Administrated Tribal Areas (FATA) of Pakistan is in favor of democratic reforms. Empirical analyses reveal that the government’s wartime service provision politicized citizens and framed...
Asian Survey (2018) 58 (6): 1136–1159.
Published: 01 December 2018
... colonialism FATA intra-ethnic conflict political reform HARRISON AKINS Mashar versus Kashar in Pakistan s FATA Intra-tribal Conflict and the Obstacles to Reform ABSTRACT In 2016, Pakistan introduced a five-year plan to repeal the Frontier Crimes Regulation of the Federally Administered Tribal Areas...
Asian Survey (2013) 53 (6): 1005–1036.
Published: 01 December 2013
...Syeda Beena Butool The upcoming 2014 withdrawal of U.S. troops from Afghanistan poses challenges not just for Afghanistan but also for neighboring local war theaters, particularly the Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) of Pakistan. The conflict inside FATA is surrounded by a two-part puzzle...
Asian Survey (2009) 49 (6): 1092–1114.
Published: 01 November 2009
...Nasreen Ghufran This article examines the rise and contemporary dynamics of the Taliban insurgency in the NWFP and FATA (Federally Administered Tribal Area) regions of Pakistan. It argues that the Taliban insurgency is not necessarily a product or reflective of Pushtun ethnonationalism. Instead...
Asian Survey (2009) 49 (1): 16–27.
Published: 01 February 2009
... widower Asif Ali Zardari, and the Pakistan Muslim League (PML-N) led by Nawaz Sharif, however, threatened to thwart the cause of political stability in Pakistan. Keywords: Pakistan, party politics, Musharraf, judiciary, FATA Introduction Following the assassination of former Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto...