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The Resource The faces of terrorism : social and psychological dimensions, Neil J. Smelser

The faces of terrorism : social and psychological dimensions, Neil J. Smelser

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The faces of terrorism : social and psychological dimensions
Title
The faces of terrorism
Title remainder
social and psychological dimensions
Statement of responsibility
Neil J. Smelser
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Terrorism is the most clear and present danger we confront today, yet no phenomenon is more poorly understood by policymakers, the media, and the general public. The Faces of Terrorism is the first serious interdisciplinary examination of terrorism in all its facets. What gives rise to it, who are its proponents and how do they think, and how--and why--does it work? Neil Smelser begins by tackling the fundamental problem of defining what exactly terrorism is. He shows why a precise definition has eluded us until now, and he proposes one that takes into account the full complexities of this unc
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Smelser, Neil J
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Science essentials
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  • Terrorism
  • Terrorism
  • Terrorism
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • Terrorism
  • Terrorism
  • Terrorism
  • Terrorisme
  • Sociale psychologie
Label
The faces of terrorism : social and psychological dimensions, Neil J. Smelser
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 253-272) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The paradoxes of terrorism -- Conditions and causes of terrorism -- Ideological bases of terrorist behavior -- Motivation, social origins, recruitment, groups, audiences, and the media in the terrorism process -- Anticipating, experiencing, and responding to terrorist attacks -- Discouraging terrorism -- The long-term international context of terrorism -- Appendix: The infernal problems of definition and designation
Control code
ocn438700599
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vi, 285 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400827886
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
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  • 22573/cttz3qd
  • 4c82f7b2-d954-4efe-856d-30426206bc3a
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not applicable
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)438700599
Label
The faces of terrorism : social and psychological dimensions, Neil J. Smelser
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 253-272) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The paradoxes of terrorism -- Conditions and causes of terrorism -- Ideological bases of terrorist behavior -- Motivation, social origins, recruitment, groups, audiences, and the media in the terrorism process -- Anticipating, experiencing, and responding to terrorist attacks -- Discouraging terrorism -- The long-term international context of terrorism -- Appendix: The infernal problems of definition and designation
Control code
ocn438700599
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vi, 285 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400827886
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/cttz3qd
  • 4c82f7b2-d954-4efe-856d-30426206bc3a
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)438700599

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