Download PDF by Tilak Devasher: Pakistan: Courting the Abyss

By Tilak Devasher

ISBN-10: 9352641779

ISBN-13: 9789352641772

Pakistan specialist and commentator Tilak Devasher trains a transparent and goal gaze at the deeper malaise that is affecting the state, past the present crises and the sensationalist headlines.
Building on a number of years of research and paintings at the area, he examines the looming water problem, the perilous kingdom of schooling, the commercial meltdown and the risk of an unrealized demographic dividend which have been consuming into the innards of Pakistan due to the fact its construction. He additionally dwells at size at the Pakistan flow, the place the seeds of many present difficulties have been sown the opportunistic use of faith being the main deadly of those.
With data-driven precision, Devasher takes aside the unsuitable prescriptions and responses of successive governments, particularly in the course of army rule, to the numerous severe demanding situations the rustic has encountered through the years. those, up to the actual trajectory of its production and development, he contends, have introduced Pakistan to an abyss the place it dangers multi-organ failure until issues switch dramatically within the close to future.

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