General

Afghanistan a Country on the Move, United Nations Development Programme 2004

Afghanistan Briefing Pack - An Introduction Working in Afghanistan and Afghans, BBAG (2003), retrieved August 13 2007 www.bbag.org.uk "

Afghanistan National Human Development Report, (NHDR 2004): "retrieved August 13 2007 www.undp.org/dpa/nhdr/af/AfghanHDR2004.htm"

Afghanistan: The Human Rights of Minorities, London: Amnesty International 1999

Ahady, Anwar-ul-Haq, Conflict In Post-Soviet-Occupation Afghanistan, Journal of Contemporary Asia, 1991, 21 (4), pp. 513-28.

Ahady, Anwar-ul-Haq "Afghanistan, State Breakdown" in Jack Goldstone, Ted R. Gurr & Frank Moshiri (eds.) Revolutions of the Late Twentieth Century, Boulder: Westview, 1991. pp. 162-93.

Ahady, Anwar-ul-Haq "The Changing Interests of the Regional Powers and the Resolution of the Afghan Conflict" Asian Affairs: An American Review, 1994, 21 (2), pp. 80-93.

Amnesty International, Afghanistan: International Responsibility for Human Rights Disaster, London, 1995

Amnesty International, Afghanistan: the Human Rights of Minorities, London, November 1999.

Amnesty International, Continuing Need for Protection and Standard for Return of Afghan Refugees, London: Amnesty International, 2002.

Anderson, E. and Dupree, N.H., The Cultural Basis of Afghan Nationalism, Continuum International Publishing Group, 1990.

Asian Development Bank/UNDP/World Bank, Afghanistan: Preliminary Need Assessment, 2002.

Barnett R. Rubin, The fragmentation of Afghanistan, State Formation and Collapse in the International System Ithaca, Yale University Press, 2002 (2nd edition)

Common Country Assessment for the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, UN System (Kabul 2004)

Foley, Conor, Afghanistan: The Search for Peace, MRG briefing, 2003.

Glatzer, B. ‘Is Afghanistan on the Brink of Ethnic and Tribal Disintegration?' in Maley, M. (ed.), Fundamentalism Reborn? Afghanistan and the Taliban, London: Hurst & Co. 1998, pp 167-81.

Godson, P. Larry, Afghanistan's Endless War-State Failure, Regional Politics, and the Rise of the Taliban, University of Washington Press (2001)

Human Rights Watch, Afghanistan: The Massacre in Mazar-i-Sahrif, Human Rights Watch, Vol. 10, (7) 1998.

Human Rights Watch, Paying for the Taliban's Crimes: Abuses against Ethnic Pashtuns in Northern Afghanistan, Vol. 14(2) (C).

Hyman, Anthony, Afghanistan under Soviet Domination, 1964-1991, 3rd edn, London, Palgrave, 1992.

International Crisis Group, The Afghan Transitional Administration: Prospects and Perils, Washington DC: International Crisis Group, 2002.

Jawad, N., Afghanistan: A Nation of Minorities, London, MRG report, 1992.

Johnson, Chris & Maley, William & Their, Alexander and Wardak, Ali, Afghanistan's Political and Constitutional Development, London, Overseas Development Institute, 2003

Kretzer, D.I. and Arel, D., ‘Censuses, Identity Formation and the Struggle for Political Power', in Kretzer, D.I. and Arel, D. (eds), Census and Identity: The Politics of Race, Ethnicity, and Language in National Censuses, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2001, pp 1-42.

Marsden, Peter, Afghanistan: Minorities, Conflict and the Search for Peace, MRG report, 2003.

Naby, Eden, The Ethnic Factors in Soviet-Afghan Relations, Asian Survey, No. 3, March 1980, pp.237-256

Newell, Richard S., ‘Post-Soviet Afghanistan: The Position of the Minorities', Asian Survey, Vol. 29(11) (Nov., 1989), pp. 1090-1108.

Nyrop, Richard F. & Donald M. Seekins (eds.) Afghanistan: A Country Study, The American University, 1986.

Peter Marsden, Afghanistan: Minorities, Conflict and the Search for Peace, London: MRG 2001

Rashid, Ahmed, Taliban: Militant Islam, Oil and Fundamentalism in Central Asia, Yale University Press (2000)

Rasul Bakhsh Pais, Conflict in Afghanistan: Ethnicity, Religion and Neighbours, Ethnic Studies Report, Vol. XVIII, No 1 (January 1999)

Roy, Olivar Islam and Resistance in Afghanistan, Cambridge: Cambridge U. Press, 1990.

Skutsch Carl (ed.), Encyclopaedia of the World's Minorities, Three-Volume Set, Routledge Taylor & Francis Group, 2004

Sllick, P., The Impact of Conflict on Children in Afghanistan, London, Save the Children Fund/ UNICEF, 1998

Smith, A.D., The Ethnic Origins of Nations, Oxford: Basil Blackwell, 1986.

Vogelsang, Willem, The Afghans, London: Blackwell Publishing, 2001

Pashtuns

Anwar-ul-Haq Ahady, The Decline of the Pashtuns in Afghanistan, California: The Regents of the University of California, 1995.

Ahmed Rashid, New Afghan Cabinet Configuration source of Discontent for Many Pashtuns (2002), Eurasia-Net: "retrieved August 13 2007 http://www.eurasianet.org/departments/insight/articles/eav062402.shtml"

Wirsing, R.G., The Baluchis and Pasthuns, London: MRG Report, (1987)

Hazaras

Emadi, H, Breaking the Shackles: Political participation of Hazara women in Afghanistan, Asian Journal of Women's studies 6 (2000)

Human Rights Watch, Massacres of Hazaras in Afghanistan, Vol. 13(1) 2001.

Musavi, Askar, The Hazaras of Afghanistan, Curson Press (1998)

Kuchi

Refugees International, Kuchi Nomads: Displaced and Destitute in Afghanistan (2004) "retrieved August 13 2007 www.refugeesinternational.org/content/article/detail/3017"

Nuristani

Edelberg, Lennart and Schuyler, Jones, Nuristan, Akademische Druke, Verlagsanstalt, Graz, Austria.

IRIN, Afghanistan: Focus on the Forgotten Province of Nuristan, 8 February 2005.

Baluchis

Harrison, Selig S., Baluch Nationalism and Superpower Rivarly, International Security, Vol. 5, No. 3, Winter 1980-1981, pp152-163

Titus, Paul, Marginality and Modernity: Ethnicity and Change in Post-Colonial Balochistan, Karachi, Oxford, University Press (1996)

Titus, Paul, Honour the Baloch, Buy the Pashtun: Stereotypes, Social Organisation and History in Western Pakistan, Modern Asian Studies, Vol. 32, No. 3, July 1998, pp. 657-687

Wirsing, R.G., The Baluchis and Pashtans, London, MRG report (1987)

Panjshiri

Girardet, Edward, Panjshiri Factor Looms Over Loya Jirga (Jun 02), Institute for War & Peace Institute: "retrieved August 13 2007 www.iwpr.net/?p=arr&s=f&o=153935&apc_state=heniarr2002"

O'Toole, Pam, Afghan poll's ethnic battleground (Oct 04), BBC News: "retrieved August 13 2007 http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/south_asia/3717092.stm"

O'Toole, Pam, Legacy of Afghan 'lion' lives on (Sep 04), BBC News: "retrieved August 13 2007 http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/south_asia/3638274.stm"

Crispin Thorold, Analysis: Disarming Afghan militias (Oct 03), BBC News: "retrieved August 13 2007, http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/south_asia/3210359.stm"

Panjshir optimistic for revival (Jan 01), BBC News: "retrieved August 13 2007, http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/south_asia/1759160.stm"

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