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dc.creatorJoya, Malalai
dc.descriptionThe University Archives has determined that this item is of continuing value to OSU's history.en_US
dc.description.abstractMalalai Joya was an elected representative to the December 2003 Loya Jirga (Grand Council) convention in Kabul to create Afghanistan's new constitution. At that meeting she stood up to denounce the prominent presence of warlords in the constitutional process. Despite death threats, she went on to be elected from her native Farah province to the Wolusi Jirga, the House of Representatives of the new Afghan parliament.en_US
dc.description.sponsorshipOhio State University. Mershon Center for International Security Studiesen_US
dc.description.sponsorshipAfghan Women's Missionen_US
dc.description.sponsorshipColumbus Community Radio Projecten_US
dc.description.sponsorshipOhio State University. Middle East Studies Centeren_US
dc.description.sponsorshipOhio State University. Department of Near Eastern Languages and Culturesen_US
dc.description.sponsorshipOhio State University. Association for Women in Developmenten_US
dc.description.sponsorshipOhio State University. Office of International Affairs. Clusters of Interdisciplinary Research on International Themes (CIRIT)en_US
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dc.publisherOhio State University. Mershon Center for International Security Studiesen_US
dc.subjectUnited States of Americaen_US
dc.subjectwomen's rightsen_US
dc.titleWomen's Rights, Warlords, and the U.S. Occupation of Afghanistanen_US

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