The Idea of Pakistan

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Author: Stephen P. Cohen
Publisher: Brookings Institution Press
Genre: Unknown
Pages: 396
Language: english
Year: 2004
ISBN 10: 0815715021
ISBN 13: 9780815797616
Series: Unknown
Edition: Unknown
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This book examines the factors contributing to state failure and asks whether the dual identities of Pakistan - created as a homeland for Indian Muslims and as the world's first modern "Islamic" state - are viable in today's world.