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    Tsarism In Afghanistan

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    comprises today’s Afghanistan was the frontier zone of competing empires, namely, Moghuls and Saffavids from the sixteenth to seventeenth centuries. Persia and the subcontinent enjoyed two centuries of stability and prosperity, but their frontier zone (Afghanistan) was a bone of contention. With the downfall of the Moghul and Saffavid Empires, Afghanistan became a torn political entity between Sikh Empire, Persia and the Emirate of Bukhara in the early nineteenth century. Afghanistan, then became the

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    Sexism In Afghanistan

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    Over a decade of Western intervention in Afghanistan has opened the door for modernity but, cultural change is rarely linear. The history of Afghanistan through a feminist perspective truly indicates this non-linear progress. Kevin Seiff wrote, "Afghan women caught between modernity, tradition" for The Washington Post. This article recounts the narrative of Farima; a young fiancée who sought to escape her arranged marriage. Seiff begins the article with Farima's attempt to escape her marital fate

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    Women in Afghanistan

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    abused to stay strong and never lose hope (Phillip Caulfield.2013). This is just one of the many common punishments Afghan women receive. Mohammadzai is proof that still in today’s society women in Afghanistan are still suffering with extreme punishments. The life expectancy for a woman in Afghanistan is 44, one of the lowest in the world (Life as an Afghan Women.2013). Throughout the years, women have been forced to live in fear because of the way they have been treated. The consequences of punishments

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    Women in Afghanistan

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    Researching the Women in Afghanistan has informed me about the many different aspects that have shaped these women into who they are today. They have survived through incredibly harsh periods when education for women was illegal and when being out in public without a male accompaniment was a punishable act as well. Not only have the women of Afghanistan survived through these terrible times, but they never seemed to give up home schooling girls in their homes and searching for a way to better their

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    Struggles on Afghanistan

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    Afghanistan is a poor, landlocked country located in Central Asia. The country is quite small, with barely any water close by. With barely a 5th of the US’ GDP, Afghanistan is a underdeveloped country with little to no sanitation. Having about 6 million people with no access or poor welfare, the country has a low population along with low life expectancy. This underdeveloped, desolate, war torn country has a long continuing history. Being the 41st largest country in the world, the country’s area

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    Afghanistan is a mountainous region in Central Asia that is home to more than 30 million people, with a history that goes back thousands of years. Some of the biggest events that occurred in Afghanistan’s history are the Soviet-Afghan War that stretched over ten years, the rise of the Taliban and the establishment of the newest constitution that was put in place to help aid to the recovery of Afghanistan. The state of Afghanistan has undergone many events throughout its history with each event setting

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    Power In Afghanistan

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    Originally Afghanistan was led by the Shah Monarchy elitism and the economy was stable. Until the Soviets took over although not all the contributions to Afghanistan were bad most did not help the circumstances. The instability of the political system and society in general was caused by the medaling of the Russians and other countries. When the Russians invaded and eliminated the people in power it caused rebel groups to form. One of the rebel groups were the Taliban. Many people that were in the

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    Afghanistan’s Geography: Afghanistan is a country that is rich in history and war. Going back to early human civilization, many empires resided in this country. This country’s history is so vast some experts say that the relics and artifacts are just a grand as the artifacts from Egypt. “Lying along important trade routes connecting southern and eastern Asia to Europe and the Middle East, Afghanistan has long been a prize sought by empire builders, and for millennia great armies have attempted to

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    for India India has its relevance in Afghanistan. India has done a tremendous goodwill and good relationship among the local population of Afghanistan. But India should not be mistaken that good will here can be Illusion and must not be permanently under stable that the general view of India in Afghanistan is very positive. The concern for India is that Islamic radicalisation in their neighbouring countries is very serious issue and India's presence in Afghanistan must be stabalised if there were no

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    Location (Afghanistan) I have spent over five years in Afghanistan, and for that reason, I have chosen Afghanistan as my country of study. Afghanistan is a country that has been ravaged by invaders and war as far back as the 4th century B.C. by Alexander the Great. Why, some might ask? It is simple, its geographical location, in which, it could serve as a major logistics hub for most of Asia. Where is Afghanistan located? As stated above, Afghanistan is located in Southern Asia. Its coordinates

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