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The Resource Under contract : the invisible workers of America's global war, Noah Coburn

Under contract : the invisible workers of America's global war, Noah Coburn

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Under contract : the invisible workers of America's global war
Title
Under contract
Title remainder
the invisible workers of America's global war
Statement of responsibility
Noah Coburn
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
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Coburn, Noah
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Afghan War, 2001-
  • Foreign workers
  • Contractors
Label
Under contract : the invisible workers of America's global war, Noah Coburn
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 377-387) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue : no small war -- Mercenaries, contractors and other hired guns -- Nepalis at war -- One blast, many lives -- Costs and compensation -- Manpower -- Two hundred years of Gurkhas -- "Who will be a Gurkha?" -- Through the colonial looking glass -- The labor of war -- A protective government? -- Of roses and revolutions -- Economic Ottomans -- Turkish engineers and other heroes of the intervention -- Building an empire? -- Detained -- Kidnapped -- Hom Bahadur -- The boredom of being trafficked -- Accountants at war -- Classes and gender at war -- Returning abroad -- When you can't go home -- Where the war went
Control code
20323881
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 398 pages
Isbn
9781503605367
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustration
System control number
  • (DLC)20323881
  • (OCoLC)1021086970
Label
Under contract : the invisible workers of America's global war, Noah Coburn
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 377-387) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue : no small war -- Mercenaries, contractors and other hired guns -- Nepalis at war -- One blast, many lives -- Costs and compensation -- Manpower -- Two hundred years of Gurkhas -- "Who will be a Gurkha?" -- Through the colonial looking glass -- The labor of war -- A protective government? -- Of roses and revolutions -- Economic Ottomans -- Turkish engineers and other heroes of the intervention -- Building an empire? -- Detained -- Kidnapped -- Hom Bahadur -- The boredom of being trafficked -- Accountants at war -- Classes and gender at war -- Returning abroad -- When you can't go home -- Where the war went
Control code
20323881
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 398 pages
Isbn
9781503605367
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustration
System control number
  • (DLC)20323881
  • (OCoLC)1021086970

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