Monthly Archives: November 2008

Political Legitimacy and Economic Resources: An Anthropological Perspective on the Reconstruction of Afghanistan

-A Lecture by: Alessandro Monsutti Boston University GSU, Terrace Lounge- This talk will examine the impact of transnational networks on local power games in Afghanistan in order to explain how the political economy of conflicts and post-conflicts is influenced by the circulation of external resources. Four main phenomena will be distinguished: the outside military support […]