From Colonialism to Postcolonial Colonialism: Changing Modes of Domination in the Northern Areas of Pakistan

@article{Skefeld2005FromCT,
  title={From Colonialism to Postcolonial Colonialism: Changing Modes of Domination in the Northern Areas of Pakistan},
  author={Martin Sōkefeld},
  journal={The Journal of Asian Studies},
  year={2005},
  volume={64},
  pages={939 - 973}
}
  • Martin Sōkefeld
  • Published 1 November 2005
  • Political Science
  • The Journal of Asian Studies
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