Time in the Shadows: Confinement in Counterinsurgencies

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Detention and confinement?of both combatants and large groups of civilians?have become fixtures of asymmetric wars over the course of the last century. Counterinsurgency theoreticians and practitioners explain this dizzying rise of detention camps, internment centers, and enclavisation by arguing that such actions "protect" populations. In this book, Laleh Khalili counters these arguments, telling the story of how this proliferation of concentration camps, strategic hamlets, "security walls," and offshore prisons has come ...

Time in the Shadows: Confinement in Counterinsurgencies 2012, Stanford University Press, Palo Alto

ISBN-13: 9780804778336

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Time in the Shadows: Confinement in Counterinsurgencies 2012, Stanford University Press, Palo Alto

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