Articles by

Vanessa Chishti

Vanessa Chishti teaches history at the O.P. Jindal Global University in Delhi, India. Her current research is on the historical political economy of modern Kashmir.

Kashmir: The Long Descent

This paper offers a brief historical account of the emergence and development of the struggle for self-determination in the Kashmir Valley.  It focuses in particular on the period following the emergence of an armed resistance to Indian rule in the 1990s and its suppression by a brutal counterinsurgency campaign.