Essays Tagged: "Hazara people"

"Kite Runner"

The Kite RunnerPashtun vs. HazaraAfter reading The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini, the following three incidentsfrom the book h ... three incidentsfrom the book have been selected to show the differences between the Pashtun and theHazara:1. Amir finds one of his mother’s old history books (p 9).2. Amir and Hassan’s firs ... (p 70-78).It will then be tried to back up the book’s cultural differences between Pashtunand Hazara with actual historical facts and research information learned off the Internetand cited withi ...

(4 pages) 88 1 3.0 Oct/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature

Discrimination Against Hazara People, what and why it is happening.

"The Talibs said he was a liar and a thief like all Hazaras and ordered him to get his family out of the house by sundown. Hassan protested. But my neig ... shed, an act that will soon be forgotten by many. Why? Only because this unfortunate man is a Shi'a Hazara; a minority culture in Afghanistan. It is haunting to think that such a tragedy can happen wi ... ner. They use their numbers to suppress those they do not care for (such as the Shi'a Muslims). The Hazaras are a primary target for killings and abuse from the Afghan population because of their mino ...

(5 pages) 120 0 4.0 Jan/2006

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays