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The Resource What motivates suicide bombers?, Roman Espejo, book editor

What motivates suicide bombers?, Roman Espejo, book editor

Label
What motivates suicide bombers?
Title
What motivates suicide bombers?
Statement of responsibility
Roman Espejo, book editor
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
From the Back Cover: Greenhaven Press's At Issue series provides a wide range of opinions on individual social issues. Each volume focuses on a specific issue and offers a variety of perspectives-eyewitness accounts, governmental views, scientific analysis, newspaper and magazine accounts, and many more-to illuminate the issue. Extensive bibliographies and annotated lists of relevant organizations point to sources for further research. Enhancing critical thinking skills, each At Issue volume is an excellent research tool to help readers understand current social issues and prepare reports
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Summary
Provides essays that cover varying opinions on the motivation of suicide bombers, discussing the extent to which such factors as Islam, Al Qaeda, foreign occupation, group membership, and sexual repression encourage them
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326969
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
363.32511
Index
index present
LC call number
HV6431
LC item number
.W43 2010
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 10
  • 12
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1977-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Espejo, Roman
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
At issue : national security
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Terrorism
  • Suicide bombers
  • Martyrdom
Target audience
adolescent
Label
What motivates suicide bombers?, Roman Espejo, book editor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Islam advocates suicide terrorism / World Net Daily -- Islam does not advocate suicide terrorism / Ihsanic Intelligence -- Al Qaeda uses mass media to encourage global suicide terrorism / Yoram Schweitzer and Sari Goldstein Ferber -- Some Islamic schools groom suicide bombers / Atia Abawi -- Foreign occupation motivates suicide bombers / Robert Pape -- Foreign occupation does not motivate suicide bombers / Scott Atran -- Social factors and group membership influence suicide bombers / Paul Gill -- Sexual repression motivates suicide bombers / Jonathan Curiel -- Strategic objectives motivate suicide terrorism / Richard Sale -- Female suicide bombers seek equality and dignity/ Mia Bloom -- Female and male suicide bombers share similar motives / Lindsay O'Rourke -- Suicide terrorism is not a new phenomenon / National Counterterrorism Center
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
118 p.
Isbn
9780737744484
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2009028941
System control number
(OCoLC)317921327
Label
What motivates suicide bombers?, Roman Espejo, book editor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Islam advocates suicide terrorism / World Net Daily -- Islam does not advocate suicide terrorism / Ihsanic Intelligence -- Al Qaeda uses mass media to encourage global suicide terrorism / Yoram Schweitzer and Sari Goldstein Ferber -- Some Islamic schools groom suicide bombers / Atia Abawi -- Foreign occupation motivates suicide bombers / Robert Pape -- Foreign occupation does not motivate suicide bombers / Scott Atran -- Social factors and group membership influence suicide bombers / Paul Gill -- Sexual repression motivates suicide bombers / Jonathan Curiel -- Strategic objectives motivate suicide terrorism / Richard Sale -- Female suicide bombers seek equality and dignity/ Mia Bloom -- Female and male suicide bombers share similar motives / Lindsay O'Rourke -- Suicide terrorism is not a new phenomenon / National Counterterrorism Center
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
118 p.
Isbn
9780737744484
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2009028941
System control number
(OCoLC)317921327

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