Politics and Political Science

Zulfikar Ali Bhutto and Pakistan 1967-1977

$25.00
$25.00
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Academic and Reference Books
Politics and Political Science
South Asian Studies
History
Bangladesh Liberation War
Language: 
English
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Author's Role: 
Author
UPL Showroom Price: 
490
ISBN: 
984 05 1406 7
Publisher: 
The University Press Limited (UPL)
Place of Publication: 
Dhaka
Year of Publication: 
1997
Number of Pages: 
404
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This is a unique insider account of the role of Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto in the most critical decade in the history of Pakistan. It describes Bhutto’s remarkable rise to power, four years after forming the Pakistan People’s Party in December 1967. it examines the fall of President Ayub Khan, the 1970 general elections, the breakdown of negotiations between East and West Pakistan, what transpired at the UN Security Council in December 1971, and the creation of Bangladesh. Bhutto’s five ad a half years’ rule is analyzed in detail.

Media and the Liberation War of Bangaldesh Vol 2

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Academic and Reference Books
Politics and Political Science
Bangladesh Studies
Media and Mass Communication
Bangladesh Liberation War
Language: 
English
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Author's Role: 
Author
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600
ISBN: 
984 606 002 5
Publisher: 
Centre for Bangladesh Studies
Place of Publication: 
Dhaka
Year of Publication: 
2002
Number of Pages: 
356
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HB
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Bangladesh War of Liberation in 1971 created waves across the world. There were artistes who made music and sketched pictures depicting the struggle, and the masses took to the streets in defense of Bengali struggle for liberation. In various newspapers, periodicals and journals, articles, comments and editorials were published to highlight Bangladesh War of Liberation. All of these recorded documents of history, as it were, have now been collated and collected for publication by Bangladesh Charcha (Centre for Bangladesh Studies), entitled Media and the Liberation War of Bangladesh.

We've learnt nothing from History: Pakistan: Politics and Military Power

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Academic and Reference Books
Politics and Political Science
South Asian Studies
History
Bangladesh Liberation War
Language: 
English
Authors Information
Author's Role: 
Author
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500
ISBN: 
984 05 1766 X
Publisher: 
The University Press Limited (UPL)
Place of Publication: 
Dhaka
Year of Publication: 
2005
Number of Pages: 
306
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HB
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In this book, Air Marshal (Retired) M. Asghar Khan presents an insider's view of Pakistan's struggle for democracy from the 1960s to the present. The book expounds on the early entry of Pakistan's armed forces into the country's politics and the author's opposition to military rule that began in 1968 with the movement for the restoration of democracy. This movement resulted in the ouster of President Muhammad Ayub Khan in 1969 after eleven years of military rule.

Colonialization of Islam - Dissolution of Traditional Institutions in Pakistan

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Academic and Reference Books
Politics and Political Science
South Asian Studies
Language: 
English
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Author's Role: 
Author
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450
ISBN: 
984 05 1487 3
Publisher: 
The University Press Limited (UPL)
Place of Publication: 
Dhaka
Year of Publication: 
1999
Number of Pages: 
359
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What is the social base of Islamization, what norms can be derived from it, what areas are being Islamized, and finally, what is the Islamization all about? These and similar pertinent questions are dealt with in this book. Thus, the theoretical framework developed and elaborated in the first chapter is substantiated by a wide range of data which follow.

Bengal Politics - Documents of the Raj - Vol. III (1944 - 1947)

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$23.00
Category Type: 
Academic and Reference Books
Politics and Political Science
Bangladesh Studies
History
Language: 
English
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Author's Role: 
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UPL Showroom Price: 
450
ISBN: 
984 05 1500 4
Publisher: 
The University Press Limited (UPL)
Place of Publication: 
Dhaka
Year of Publication: 
2000
Number of Pages: 
227
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HB
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This is the last volume of a three volume series of selected documents on Bengal politics created by the Governor of Bengal during the era of provincial autonomy, 1936 to 1947. Most of the documents included in this series are the fortnightly reports of the Governor of Bengal to the Viceroy and Governor-General of India and deal with a variety of subjects, issues and events that were perceived by the Governor as of supreme importance needing the personal attention of the Governor-General.

Bengal Politics - Documents of the Raj - Vol. II (1940 - 43)

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$23.00
Category Type: 
Academic and Reference Books
Politics and Political Science
Bangladesh Studies
History
Language: 
English
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Author's Role: 
Editor
Author: 
Author's Role: 
Editor
UPL Showroom Price: 
450
ISBN: 
984 05 1447 4
Publisher: 
The University Press Limited (UPL)
Place of Publication: 
Dhaka
Year of Publication: 
1999
Number of Pages: 
278
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HB
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This is the second volume series of a three volume series of selected documents on Bengal politics created by the Governor of Bengal during the era of provincial autonomy, 1936 to 1947. The documents included in this series, with a few exceptions, are the fortnightly reports of the Governor to the Viceroy and Governor-General of India and deal with a variety of events that were perceived by the Governor as of supreme importance needing the personal attention of the Governor-General.

Bengal Politics - Documents of the Raj - Vol. 1 (1936-39)

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$18.00
Category Type: 
Academic and Reference Books
Politics and Political Science
Bangladesh Studies
History
Language: 
English
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Author's Role: 
Editor
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Author's Role: 
Editor
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350
ISBN: 
984 05 1310 9
Publisher: 
The University Press Limited (UPL)
Place of Publication: 
Dhaka
Year of Publication: 
1996
Number of Pages: 
247
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HB
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This is the second volume series of a three volume series of selected documents on Bengal politics created by the Governor of Bengal during the era of provincial autonomy, 1936 to 1947. The documents included in this series, with a few exceptions, are the fortnightly reports of the Governor to the Viceroy and Governor-General of India and deal with a variety of events that were perceived by the Governor as of supreme importance needing the personal attention of the Governor-General.

Democracy in Bangladesh: Political Dimensions of National Development: Selected Papers from the 2008 and 2009 Conferences on Bangladesh at Harvard University

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Academic and Reference Books
Politics and Political Science
Bangladesh Studies
State and Governance
Language: 
English
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Editor
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Editor
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650
ISBN: 
978 984 506 022 6
Publisher: 
Bangladesh Development Initiative
The University Press Limited (UPL)
Place of Publication: 
Dhaka
Year of Publication: 
2011
Number of Pages: 
242
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Hb
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This volume is based on selected papers from two conferences on Bangladesh at Harvard University in 2008 and 2009. It covers a variety of challenging topics, ranging from linkages between democracy and security to effects of a given electoral system on political stability, micro-national autonomy for subregional peace, terrorism and its counter-forces. It also covers the role of NGOs in development and social change, intra-regional cooperation in conflict mitigation and refugee related violence in South Asia.

Bangladesh Politics: Problems and Issues (New Expanded Edition)

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Academic and Reference Books
Politics and Political Science
Bangladesh Studies
Bangladesh Liberation War
Language: 
English
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Author's Role: 
Author
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400
ISBN: 
984 05 1029 0
Publisher: 
The University Press Limited (UPL)
Place of Publication: 
Dhaka
Year of Publication: 
1980
Number of Pages: 
308
Cover Type: 
HB
Reprint: 
1987
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New Expanded Edition 2005
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This expanded edition of Bangladesh Politics: Problems and Issues which was first published in 1980, contains sixteen articles written over a period of three decades. The articles have been organized to chronologically present the political history of the country. This edition includes four new articles focusing on the genocide of 1971, year-end reviews of politics in 2002 and 2003, and an overview of major political changes since the independence of Bangladesh.

Small States and Regional Stability in South Asia

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$24.00
Category Type: 
Academic and Reference Books
Politics and Political Science
International Relations and Security Studies
South Asian Studies
Language: 
English
Authors Information
Author's Role: 
Editor
UPL Showroom Price: 
475
ISBN: 
984 05 1748 1
Publisher: 
Bangladesh Institute of International and Strategic Studies
The University Press Limited (UPL)
Place of Publication: 
Dhaka
Year of Publication: 
2005
Number of Pages: 
246
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HB
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Small States and Regional Stability in South Asia is a study of the status and role of small states in international affairs, particularly in the region. The book highlights the constraints and potentials of small states in contributing to regional peace, security, stability, and development. It presents the perspectives of the small states on the issues of nuclearisation in South Asia, globalisation and economic security, the global war on terrorism, common solutions to common problems, and democracy as a conflict management mechanism.

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