Adam Baczko

Author, Regional expertise : Africa, Middle East, Asia 

A Phd candidate at the School for Advanced Studies in the Social Sciences (EHESS, Paris), Adam Baczko researches comparatively the exercise of justice by armed movements and its political implications, carrying out fieldwork in Afghanistan, the Democratic Republic of Congo, Iraq and Syria.

Adam Baczko is also Research Fellow at the Noria South Asia Program.

Research topics : Insurgency, Civil War, Foreign Intervension, State Formation, Taliban, Islamic State, Syrian Insurgency

Publications on Noria

Sectarian Strategies, National Settings and the War Economy in Syria and Iraq

Sectarian Strategies, National Settings and the War Economy in Syria and Iraq

Adam BACZKO, Robin BEAUMONT, Arthur QUESNAY Maps by Xavier HOUDOY These maps were designed by Xavier Houdoy for Noria, with the support of the European Research Council-funded program WAFAW. They were based on data gathered by Adam Baczko, Robin Beaumont, Felix...

Between Al Qaeda and the Syrian regime: A Path Out of the Current Crisis

This report is the result of two weeks of field research in the governorate of Aleppo and three weeks of interviews all along the Turkish-Syrian border. This research is a follow-up on previous fieldwork in December 2012-January 2013 in northern Syria. All together,...

Other publications

With Gilles Dorronsoro et Arthur Quesnay (à paraître, 2013), ‘Mobilisations par délibération et crise polarisante : le cas des protestations pacifiques en Syrie (2011)’ Revue française de science politique, Vol. 63, No. 5-6.

With Gilles Dorronsoro et Arthur Quesnay (à paraître, 2013), ‘Between Al Qaeda and the Syrian regime: a path out of the current crisis’, Washington, New America Foundation

With Gilles Dorronsoro et Arthur Quesnay (à paraître, 2013), ‘Vers un nouvel Etat syrien ? Les institutions du gouvernorat d’Alep’, dans
François Burgat et Bruno Paoli (dir.), Pas de printemps pour la Syrie? Acteurs et défis de la crise syrienne (2011- 2013), Paris, La Découverte.

With Claudio Franco and Antonio Giustozzi (à paraître, 2013), ‘The Politics of Justice: The Taleban’s Shadow Judiciary‘, Kabul, Afghan
Analysts Network.

Adam Baczko (2013), ‘Les conflits fonciers comme analyseurs des guerres civiles : chefs de guerre, militaires américains et juges
Taleban dans la Kunar’, Revue d’étude des mondes musulmans et de la méditerranée, No. 133.

With Gilles Dorronsoro et Arthur Quesnay (2013), ‘Building a Syrian State in a Time of Civil War, Washington‘, Carnegie Endowment for
International Peace.

With Claudio Franco and Antonio Giustozzi (2012), ‘Shadow Justice: how the Taliban run their judiciary‘, Kabul, Integrity Watch Afghanistan

Adam Baczko (2012) ‘Les revers de l’armée américaine dans la Guerre d’Afghanistan : le cas de la Kounar’, Politique Américaine, No. 19.

Adam Baczko (2012), ‘De la contre-insurrection à la désintégration : L’échec stratégique de l’armée au Sierra Léone‘,Stratégiques, No. 100.