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Hugh Gusterson

Professor of Anthropology and Sociology, George Mason University

Hugh Gusterson is professor of Anthropology and Sociology at George Mason University. He is the author of “Nuclear Rites” and “People of the Bomb” and co-author of the “Counter-Counterinsurgency Manual.”

His opinion pieces have appeared in numerous newspapers and magazines, and he has a regular column in the Bulletin of Atomic Scientists.

Articles by Hugh Gusterson

Why the War in Afghanistan Cannot Be Won

Why is the situation in Afghanistan today resembling the quagmire in Vietnam in the 1960s?

October 13, 2009