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Terror and Taboo: The Follies, Fables, and Faces of Terrorism Paperback – July 18, 1996

ISBN-13: 978-0415917599 ISBN-10: 041591759X Edition: 1st

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Product Details

  • Paperback: 304 pages
  • Publisher: Routledge; 1 edition (July 18, 1996)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 041591759X
  • ISBN-13: 978-0415917599
  • Product Dimensions: 6 x 0.6 x 9 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 14.1 ounces (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 3.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #650,060 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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About the Author

Joseba Zulaika is an Associate Professor in the Basque Studies Program at the University of Nevada. He is the author of Basque Violence. William Douglass is a Professor of Anthropology and Coordinator of Basque Studies at the University of Nevada.

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5 of 6 people found the following review helpful By SPC Michael Wellck (queltor@yahoo.com) on April 9, 1998
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This book started out as a good overview of terrorism. How words will define the reality of a situation, how terrorism depends on the media for the terror effect, how terrorist attacks are random while still having a target, and a fairly good discussion of how terrorism is defined. However, at about the halfway point, the book became too focused towards the ETA, a terrorist organization supporting Basque nationalists. This book went from a discussion of terrorism, to a discussion of how the police were abusing their power while trying to fight the ETA. I suppose it covered the topic well, but it was annoying because I wanted a book on terrorism in general, not a book about the ETA and the police.
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