Terror and Apocalypse Psychological Undercurrents of History Volume II

Terror and Apocalypse Psychological Undercurrents of History Volume II

by Jerry S. S. Piven
     
 
Psychological Undercurrents of History, Volume II: Terror and Apocalypse explores the psychology of terrorism, apocalyptic violence, and trauma. What impels people to murder civilians with righteous impunity? How can people murder without remorse? What comprise the apocalyptic imagination and fantasies of cataclysmic destruction? The authors of this volume

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Psychological Undercurrents of History, Volume II: Terror and Apocalypse explores the psychology of terrorism, apocalyptic violence, and trauma. What impels people to murder civilians with righteous impunity? How can people murder without remorse? What comprise the apocalyptic imagination and fantasies of cataclysmic destruction? The authors of this volume examine these questions in light of recent events, both to understand the phenomenon called terrorism, and the violence and madness pervading the nightmare of history.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780595218745
Publisher:
iUniverse, Incorporated
Publication date:
01/01/2002
Pages:
464
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.03(d)

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