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CIA World Factbook. Includes map.

New Internationalist Profile

UN Development Program, Human Development Indicators

World Guide

On the Web: Articles

On the Web: Specialized Sites

Central Asia/Caucasus Institute.

Countrywatch: Tajikistan.

Emergency International Assistance for Peace, Normalcy & Rehabilitation in Tajikistan.


Tajikistan Update.

In the Library: Articles

Anon. "Tajikistan: another Afghan war" Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists 50,1 (1-2/94):56-60.

Atkin, Muriel. "Tajikistan's civil war," Current History 96 (10/97):336-41.

Auten, Brian. "Tajikistan today," Studies in Conflict & Terrorism 19,2 (4-6/96):199-213.

Brenninkmeijer, Oliver. "Tajikistan's elusive peace," World Today 52,2 (2/96):42-46.

Brown, Bess. "Takijistan: the fall of Nabiev," RFE-RL Research Report 1,38 (9/25/92):12-19.

__________. "Tajikistan: the conservatives triumph," RFE-RL Research Report 2,7 (2/12/93):9-13.

__________. "Tajikistan to restore presidency," RFE-RL Research Report 3,31 (8/12/94):11-14.

Bushkov, Valentin et al. "Tajikistan: how dire is the situation?" Current Digest of the Post-Soviet Press 48,33 (9/11/96):13-16.

Martin, Keith. "Tajikistan: civil war without end?" RFE-RL Research Report 2,33 (8/20/93):18-30.

Tadjbakhsh, Shahbrbanou. "Tajikistan: from freedom to war," Current History 93 (4/94):173-78.

Veeken, H. "Tajikistan: no pay, no care," British Medical Journal 315,7120 (11/29/97):1460-61.

Vinogradov, Boris et al. "Tajikistan: fighting flares up on the Afghan border," Current Digest of the Post-Soviet Press 47,15 (5/10/95):1-6.

In the Library: Non-Fiction Books

Abdullaev, Kamoludin. Historical Dictionary of Tajikistan (Lanham, MD: Scarecrow, 2002).

Akiner, Shirin. Tajikistan: Disintegration or Reconciliation? (London: Royal Institute of International Affairs, 2001).

Anon. Tajikistan: Leninabad, Crackdown in the North (NY: Human Rights Watch, 1998).

__________. Tajikistan: Refugee Reintegration & Conflict Prevention (NY: Open Society Institute, 1998).

Atkin, Muriel. The Subtlest Battle: Islam in Soviet Tajikistan (Philadelphia: Foreign Policy Research Institute, 1989).

Conquest, Robert (ed.) The Last Empire: Nationality & the Soviet Future (Stanford: Hoover Institution, 1986).

Denber, Rachel. Human Rights in Tajikistan : In the Wake of Civil War (NY: Human Rights Watch/Helsinki Watch, 1993).

Djalili, Mohammad-Reza.; Frederic Grare & Shirin Akiner (eds.) Tajikistan: The Trials of Independence (NY: St. Martin's, 1997).

Ghasimi, Reza (ed.) Tajikistan (Washington: World Bank, 1994).

Jawad, Nassim & Shahrbanou Tadjbakhsh. Tajikistan: A Forgotten Civil War (London: Minority Rights Group, 1995).

Landau, Jacob M. Politics of Language in the Ex-Soviet Muslim States: Azerbayjan, Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Turkmenistan & Tajikistan (Ann Arbor : U. Michigan, 2001).

Mandelbaum, Michael (ed.) Central Asia & the World: Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Tajikistan, Kyrgyzstan & Turkmenistan (NY: Council on Foreign Relations, 1994).

Rakowski-Harmstone, Teresa. Russia & Nationalism in Central Asia: The Case of Tadzhikistan (Baltimore: Johns Hopkins, 1970).

Shin, Milbert. Tajikistan: Tajik Refugees in Northern Afghanistan. Obstacles to Repatriation (NY: Human Rights Watch, 1996).

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"Tajikistan" [1994], by Globalvision with 13-WNET, 27m. From Global Communications Foundation.

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