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Afghanistan and Central Asia Research Information

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Encyclopedia Entries

"Afghanistan," in John Esposito, ed., The Encyclopedia of the Modern Islamic World (New York: Oxford University Press, 1995), pp. 27-32. PDF

"Afghanistan," in Richard Bulliet, Philip Mattar and Reeva Simon, eds., Encyclopedia of the Modern Middle East (New York: Macmillan, 1996). PDF

"Durrani Dynasty," in John Esposito, ed., The Encyclopedia of the Modern Islamic World (New York: Oxford University Press, 1995), pp. 390-392. PDF

"Islamic Movements in Afghanistan," in Richard Bulliet, Philip Mattar and Reeva Simon, eds., Encyclopedia of the Modern Middle East (New York: Macmillan, 1996). PDF

"Kirghiz," in R. V. Weekes, ed., Muslim Peoples: A World Ethnographic Survey, 2nd edition (Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1984), pp. 405-411. PDF

"Mohammad Zahir Shah," in Richard Bulliet, Philip Mattar and Reeva Simon, eds., Encyclopedia of the Modern Middle East (New York: Macmillan, 1996). PDF

"Nomadism," in Phillip Whitten, ed., Encyclopedia of Anthropology (New York: Harper and Row, 1976). PDF

"Pastoralism," in Phillip Whitten, ed., Encyclopedia of Anthropology (New York: Harper and Row, 1976). PDF

"Sardar Muhammad Daoud," in Richard Bulliet, Philip Mattar and Reeva Simon, eds., Encyclopedia of the Modern Middle East (New York: Macmillan, 1996). PDF

"Uzbeks," in Richard Bulliet, Philip Mattar and Reeva Simon, eds., Encyclopedia of the Modern Middle East (New York: Macmillan, 1996). PDF

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M. Nazif Shahrani is a Professor of Anthropology and Central Eurasian Studies at Indiana University-Bloomington.

He can be reached at shahrani@indiana.edu.

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