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Sacred Terror.

By: Price, Daniel.
Material type: TextTextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Publisher: Santa Barbara : ABC-CLIO, 2012Description: 1 online resource (296 p.).ISBN: 9780313386398.Subject(s): Terrorism - Religious aspectsGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Sacred Terror: How Faith Becomes LethalDDC classification: 303.625 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Preface; Acknowledgements; Introduction; 1 How Religion Facilitates Terrorism; 2 A More Complex Relationship between Religion and Terrorism; 3 Political Causes of Religion-Based Terrorism; 4 Socioeconomic Causes of Religion-Based Terrorism; 5 Psychological Causes of Religion-Based Terrorism; 6 Judaism: Religion-Based Terrorism in Israel; 7 Christianity: The Troubles in Northern Ireland and Antiabortion Terrorism in the United States; 8 Islam: Hamas, Hezbollah, and al Qaeda; Conclusion: What's Next?; Notes; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O
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Summary: This book places the current wave of religion-based terrorism in a historical perspective, explaining why religion is associated with terrorism, comparing religion-based terrorism to other forms of terrorism, and documenting how religion-based terrorism is a product of powerful political, socioeconomic, and psychological forces.
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Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Preface; Acknowledgements; Introduction; 1 How Religion Facilitates Terrorism; 2 A More Complex Relationship between Religion and Terrorism; 3 Political Causes of Religion-Based Terrorism; 4 Socioeconomic Causes of Religion-Based Terrorism; 5 Psychological Causes of Religion-Based Terrorism; 6 Judaism: Religion-Based Terrorism in Israel; 7 Christianity: The Troubles in Northern Ireland and Antiabortion Terrorism in the United States; 8 Islam: Hamas, Hezbollah, and al Qaeda; Conclusion: What's Next?; Notes; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O

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This book places the current wave of religion-based terrorism in a historical perspective, explaining why religion is associated with terrorism, comparing religion-based terrorism to other forms of terrorism, and documenting how religion-based terrorism is a product of powerful political, socioeconomic, and psychological forces.

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<p> Daniel Price is assistant professor at Westfield State University, MA. He previously has taught at the University of Massachusetts-Lowell and Kent State University-Trumbull Campus. His published works include Islamic Political Culture, Democracy, and Human Rights: A Comparative Study .</p>

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