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The myth of martyrdom : what really drives suicide bombers, rampage shooters, and other self-destructive killers /

Adam Lankford looks at the motivation of suicide bombers and other rampage killers.

Main Author: Lankford, Adam, 1979-
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: New York, NY : Palgrave Macmillan, 2013
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245 1 4 |a The myth of martyrdom :  |b what really drives suicide bombers, rampage shooters, and other self-destructive killers /  |c Adam Lankford. 
260 |a New York, NY :  |b Palgrave Macmillan,  |c 2013. 
300 |a xi, 257 p.;  |c 25 cm. 
504 |a Includes bibliographical references (p. [199]-252) and index. 
505 0 |a The myth of martyrdom -- Lies, damn lies, and previous research on suicide terrorism -- Why suicide terrorists are suicidal -- The truth about 9/11 -- What real heroes are made of -- Murder-suicide: the natural comparison -- The four types of suicide terrorists -- Mission impossible? How to stop suicide terrorism. 
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650 0 |a Suicide bombers  |x Psychology. 
650 0 |a Martyrdom. 
650 0 |a Martyrs. 
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