Description - Contemporary Pakistan by Veena Kukreja
Contemporary Pakistan attempts to study the political processes in contemporary Pakistan with the aim to understand the crises the country is confronted with. Veena Kukreja attempts to provide insights into Pakistan traumatic political history - one that exemplifies a long-drawn battle between authoritarianism and constitutionalism. And also an enduring ideological conflict between Islamic nationalism, regionalism and elite pluralism.
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Author Biography - Veena Kukreja
Veena Kukreja is Associate Professor at the Department of Political Science, University of Delhi. Recipient of Gold Medal for securing first position in B.A. (Hons.), Delhi University, Kukreja received her M.A., M.Phil. (both first class) and Ph.D. from Delhi University. She specializes in International Relations, South Asia and Pakistan Studies. Her published works include: Military Intervention in Politics: A Case Study of Pakistan (New Delhi: NBO Publishers, 1985), Civil-Military Relations in South Asia: Pakistan, Bangladesh and India (New Delhi: Sage Publications, 1991), Contemporary Pakistan: Political Processes, Conflicts and Crises (New Delhi: Sage Publications, 2003) and co-edited Pakistan: Democracy, Development and Security Issues (New Delhi: Sage Publications, 2005). She has published numerous research papers and articles in scholarly journals.