"'One of the most important books on suicide terrorism.' New York Review of Books" --This text refers to the Hardcover edition.
Robert A. Pape is professor of political science at the University of Chicago, where he teaches international politics and is the director of the Chicago Project on Suicide Terrorism. A distinguished scholar of national security affairs, he writes widely on coercive airpower, economic sanctions, international moral action, and the politics of unipolarity and has taught international relations at Dartmouth College and air strategy for the U.S. Air Force’s School of Advanced Airpower Studies. He is a contributor to The New York Times, Foreign Affairs, The New Republic, and The Washington Post and has appeared on ABC’s Nightline and World News Tonight, National Public Radio, and other national television and radio programs.See all Editorial Reviews
Suicidal terrorism is rising around the world, the most famous being 9/11, but there is little information as to why. Read morePublished 7 months ago by Loyd E. Eskildson
I will never forget it. I was given this assignment by local newspaper way back in 2006 to write on suicide bombers - Pakistan has had quite a few of them and to the best of my... Read morePublished 10 months ago by noorilhuda
One of the great books that blows away the myths we in the west prefer to believe about suicide bombers. A great book.Published 11 months ago by Happy Poet
Many of the authors dealing with the issue of terrorism can be dismissed as purveyors of junk science. One of those who does not deserve that label is Robert A. Pape. Read morePublished 16 months ago by Elias Davidsson
Professor Pape presents an outstanding case to overhaul US foreign policy. Using research and statistics in an enthralling read Pape is guaranteed to revolutionize your... Read morePublished 17 months ago by Allan M Herrera