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Thomas Barfield—Afghanistan on the Brink:
Elections and Legitimacy

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Thomas Barfield is a professor of anthropology at Boston University and president of the American Institute for Afghanistan Studies. He brings historical and cultural perspectives to his lecture about Afghanistan's August 2009 presidential election and the ensuing charges of balloting fraud.

Format: Lecture
Length: 83

Presenter(s): Thomas J. Barfield

Date: September 23, 2009

Location: Higgins 300

Sponsor(s): Islamic Civilization and Societies Program

URL: http://frontrow.bc.edu/program/barfield/

The information on this page is accurate as of September 2009