Book Discussion on Can Intervention Work?

Rory Stewart, a member of the British Parliament, examined the effects of political and military interventions. The author presented… read more

Rory Stewart, a member of the British Parliament, examined the effects of political and military interventions. The author presented his thoughts on the intervention in Afghanistan and argued that a lack of attention to details, such as neglect of a region’s language, culture, and political and social mores, can lead to failure. Rory Stewart responded to questions from members of the audience at Politics &Prose Bookstore in Washington, D.C. close

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Book Discussion on Can Intervention Work?

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Public Affairs Event
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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Aug 20, 2011
Last Aired:
Nov 7, 2011

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  • Aug 20, 2011 | 12:31pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 21, 2011 | 1:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 10, 2011 | 7:03pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 07, 2011 | 3:59am EST | C-SPAN 2
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