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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

Label
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
Title variation
New perspectives on suicide terrorism
Creator
Contributor
Author
Translator
Subject
Genre
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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Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Aran, Gideon
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Green, Yaacov Jeffrey
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Suicide bombers
  • Suicide bombings
  • Terrorists
  • Palestinian Arabs
  • Victims of terrorism
  • Al-Aqsa Intifada, 2000-
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • HISTORY
  • 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
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
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 -- Concluding analytical notes -- Afterword : two attacks on our moral order
Control code
on1023814019
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxxviii, 336 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781501724756
Lccn
2018007686
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/ctt21g8kqf
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1023814019
Label
The smile of the human bomb : new perspectives on suicide terrorism, Gideon Aran ; translated by Jeffrey Green
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
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 -- Concluding analytical notes -- Afterword : two attacks on our moral order
Control code
on1023814019
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxxviii, 336 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781501724756
Lccn
2018007686
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/ctt21g8kqf
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1023814019

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