Iraq After ISIS

The Challenges of Post-War Recovery

  • Jacob Eriksson
  • Ahmed Khaleel

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-ix
  2. Jacob Eriksson, Ahmed Khaleel
    Pages 1-7
  3. Simon Mabon, Ana Maria Kumarasamy
    Pages 9-28
  4. Mohammed Ihsan
    Pages 29-37
  5. Ahmed Khaleel
    Pages 39-55
  6. Jacob Eriksson, Ahmed Khaleel
    Pages 127-130
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 131-135

About this book


This book explores the challenges of creating a secure and stable Iraq in the wake of the military campaign against the Islamic State of Iraq and al-Sham (ISIS). Analyzing the impact of the fight against ISIS, the collection provides answers to questions relating to both political and humanitarian considerations in Iraqi post-war recovery. In their analysis, the editors and authors develop policy recommendations for the international and Iraqi political communities. It is essential reading for those interested in politics, international relations, post-war recovery, counter-terrorism, Middle Eastern studies and Iraqi studies scholars.

Jacob Eriksson is the Al Tajir Lecturer in Post-war Recovery Studies in the Department of Politics at the University of York, UK.

Ahmed F. Khaleel is a human rights defender and a tutor of Arabic language in the Department of Language and Linguistic Science, University of York, UK.


Iraq ISIS post-war recovery military campaign against ISIS counter-terrorism Iraqi studies Middle East politics humanitarian impact of conflict intra-group conflicts transitional justice civilians and ISIS Intra-Shia political dynamics Iraqi Sunni Arabs post-ISIS international politics in the Middle East peace studies policy studies terrorism and conflict international community and ISIS post-conflict studies

Editors and affiliations

  • Jacob Eriksson
    • 1
  • Ahmed Khaleel
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of PoliticsUniversity of YorkYorkUK
  2. 2.Department of Language and Linguistic ScienceUniversity of YorkYorkUK

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