Militias as sociopolitical movements: Iraq's armed Shia groups

Thurber, Richard Chesley
2010

Submitted in partial fulfillment of the degree of Master of Arts in Law and Diplomacy at the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy. Abstract: The rise to power of Iraq's Shia militias not only caught U.S. policymakers off-guard, it also revealed a broader lack of understanding of militias as a type of non-state armed group. While considerable research has been conducted on terrorist networks and i... read more

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Fletcher School records
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MALD thesis
Militia movements
Iraq
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