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The Resource The smile of the human bomb : new perspectives on suicide terrorism, Gideon Aran ; translated by Jeffrey Green

The smile of the human bomb : new perspectives on suicide terrorism, Gideon Aran ; translated by Jeffrey Green

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The smile of the human bomb : new perspectives on suicide terrorism
Title
The smile of the human bomb
Title remainder
new perspectives on suicide terrorism
Statement of responsibility
Gideon Aran ; translated by Jeffrey Green
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Contributor
Author
Translator
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • heb
  • eng
Summary
"Real time close-range anthropological study of Palestinian suicide terrorism in Israel during the Intifada, focusing on the arena of explosion where the disguised aggressor and the prospective victims meet, based on an unconventional research methods and hitherto classified primary sources, revising discussion of the strategic logic of suicide terrorism and offering original insights into its moral logic"--
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Aran, Gideon,
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Green, Yaacov Jeffrey,
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Al-Aqsa Intifada (2000-)
  • Suicide bombers
  • Suicide bombings
  • Terrorists
  • Palestinian Arabs
  • Victims of terrorism
  • Al-Aqsa Intifada, 2000-
  • Suicide bombers
  • Suicide bombings
  • Terrorists
  • Victims of terrorism
  • Israel
Label
The smile of the human bomb : new perspectives on suicide terrorism, Gideon Aran ; translated by Jeffrey Green
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface : Anna and ʻAbed -- Glossary -- Suicide terrorism revisited : introductory notes -- Accidental monsters, unlikely heroes (A) -- Accidental monsters, unlikely heroes (B) -- Anatomy of suicide operation -- Passing : overlooked aspect of suicide terrorism -- Middle Eastern twist -- Ritual coproduction : victimizer, victim and sacrifice -- Research strategy : sources and methods -- Concluding analytical notes -- Afterword : two attacks on our moral order
Control code
1023824558
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxxviii, 336 pages
Isbn
9781501724756
Lccn
2018005817
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1023824558
Label
The smile of the human bomb : new perspectives on suicide terrorism, Gideon Aran ; translated by Jeffrey Green
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface : Anna and ʻAbed -- Glossary -- Suicide terrorism revisited : introductory notes -- Accidental monsters, unlikely heroes (A) -- Accidental monsters, unlikely heroes (B) -- Anatomy of suicide operation -- Passing : overlooked aspect of suicide terrorism -- Middle Eastern twist -- Ritual coproduction : victimizer, victim and sacrifice -- Research strategy : sources and methods -- Concluding analytical notes -- Afterword : two attacks on our moral order
Control code
1023824558
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxxviii, 336 pages
Isbn
9781501724756
Lccn
2018005817
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1023824558

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