This is a cursory explanation of the author's ideas that are elucidated in the book.
While Hamas will claim the withdrawal from the Gaza was a victory for their suicide campaign, the objective was limited.
Robert Pape has written an excellent book that describes the real reason why there is suicide terrorism.
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 4 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 5 months ago by Allan M Herrera
If only he'd listen to a former colleague at the University of Chicago. The book is a bit repetitive, but the core facts are important..Published 6 months ago by John J. Kelly
This was a really interesting and I thought it provided a relatively well thought out thesis. Spoiler alert (see below):
He mixes both empirical statistics... Read more
This is a great piece for anyone to read. Robert Pape does an excellent job at silencing the generic outlook on terrorism and suicide terrorism in particular.Published 10 months ago by Lauren Ogi
Dying to Win is probably one of the more interesting books I have read in the past couple of months. Read morePublished 19 months ago by Ashley Crowther
only suitable for those interested in the topic and enrolled in an academic program specializing in the topic and getting a degreePublished 20 months ago by tennischamp
This book is at its heart a self-serving and self-centered pontification on the part of Mr. Pape about how we should all hold hands, sing kumbayyah and listen to some know-it-all... Read morePublished 24 months ago by Frank
This is the study that finally puts to rest the myth that suicide terrorists do it because they're religious fanatics. Read morePublished on April 22, 2012 by Mark Stokle