1 THE KURDS OF IRAQ
Ethnonationalism and National Identity
in Iraqi Kurdistan
By Mahir Aziz
Published by I.B. Tauris
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Over 90 years since their absorption into the modern Iraqi state, the Kurdish people of Iraq still remain an apparent anomaly in the modern world--a nation without a state. In The Kurds of Iraq, Mahir Aziz explores this incongruity, and asks the questions: Who are the Kurds today? What is their relationship to the Iraqi state? How do they perceive themselves and their prospective political future? And in what way...