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The sociology of terrorism : peoples, places and processes / Stephen Vertigans
Bib ID 5739848
Format BookBook
Author
Vertigans, Stephen
 
Description Abingdon, Oxon ; New York, NY : Routledge, 2011 
xiv, 214 p. ; 24 cm. 
ISBN 9780415572651
9780415572668
Full contents
  • A sociological approach to terrorism: people, places and processes
  • History: the legacy of political violence
  • Habitus: terrorism and violent dispositions
  • Becoming a "terrorist": processes into groups
  • Group dynamics: trusting terrorists, secrets and ties
  • Actions, tactics and targets: emotions and rationale behind terror attacks
  • The end game: stopping and leaving terrorism
  • Concluding thoughts: from beginning to end.
 
Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p.190-209) and index.

Subjects Terrorism -- Social aspects.  |  Terrorism -- Psychological aspects.

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