Making Terrorism History

Making Terrorism History

by Gabrielle Rifkind, Scilla Elworthy

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781446445617
Publisher: Ebury Publishing
Publication date: 07/31/2011
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 96
File size: 265 KB

About the Author

Scilla Elworthy has been awarded the Niwano Peace Prize from Japan, and been nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize three times. She specialises in the effectiveness of conflict prevention and methods of resolution, and advises political and military policy-makers. She is founder of the Oxford Research Group and Peace Direct.
Gabrielle Rifkind is a group analyst, psychotherapist and specialist in conflict resolution. She is founder of the Middle East Policy Initiative Forum, and human security consultant to the Oxford Research Group.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements 7
Introduction 9
The links between trauma and fundamentalism 12
Understanding terrorism: humiliation and revenge in the Middle East 27
The growth of suicide bombing 33
Why do peace processes collapse? 43
Is non-violence an option? 53
What can be done? 60
Localised actions
Global initiatives
Personal measures
Making terrorism history 90
Notes 93

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