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Recent Books on Civil-Military Relations in Pakistan

John H. Gill, Marvin G. Weinbaum, Hasan Askari Rizvi, Aqil Shah, T.V. Paul and C. Christine Fair

Reviews of three recent books on civil-military relations in Pakistan are followed by response essays from the authors.

Aqil Shah’s The Army and Democracy: Military Politics in Pakistan
Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2014
ISBN: 978-0-67-472893-6 (hardcover)

T.V. Paul’s The Warrior State: Pakistan in the Contemporary World
New York: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 978-0-19-932223-7 (hardcover)

C. Christine Fair’s Fighting to the End: The Pakistan Army’s Way of War
New York: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 978-0-19-989270-9 (hardcover)