Social Networks and Migration in Wartime Afghanistan by K. Harpviken

Social Networks and Migration in Wartime Afghanistan

byK. Harpviken

Hardcover | May 14, 2009

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Drawing on fieldwork in the Herat area, Afghanistan, this book addresses migration patterns throughout three decades of war. It launches a framework for understanding the role of social networks for peoples responses to war and disaster as well as mobilizing or maintaining material resources for security and gathering information.

About The Author

KRISTIAN BERG HARPVIKEN is the director at the International Peace Research Institute, Oslo (PRIO), Norway. He has been leading the Working Group on the Transnational and International Facets of Civil War within PRIOs Centre for the Study of Civil War (CSCW). A sociologist, Harpviken focuses on methodology and on the dynamics of peace...

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Title:Social Networks and Migration in Wartime AfghanistanFormat:HardcoverDimensions:272 pages, 8.5 × 5.51 × 0.02 inPublished:May 14, 2009Publisher:Palgrave Macmillan UKLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0230576559

ISBN - 13:9780230576551

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