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Talking Terrorism: A Dictionary of the Loaded Language of Political Violence

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Defines in a dictionary style format terms usually associated with terrorism, such as extremist, fundamentalist, and terrorist.

About the Author

PHILIP HERBST is an author and editor whose previous books, The Color of Words and Wimmin, Wimps, and Wallflowers, dealt with how language defines social and political reality. A cultural anthropologist, Herbst has taught at the State University of New York, Potsdam, was a Visiting Scholar in both the Anthropology and the Gender Studies departments at Northwestern University, and has conducted research under the auspices of the National Institutes for Health and the Southern Poverty Law Center.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781122562003
Subtitle:
A Dictionary of the Loaded Language of Political Violence
Publisher:
Greenwood Press
Author:
Philip Herbst
Author:
Herbst, Philip
Subject:
Violence in Society
Subject:
Prejudices
Subject:
Terrorism
Subject:
Communication
Subject:
Political violence
Subject:
Rhetoric
Subject:
Communication Studies
Subject:
General Political Science
Subject:
Intercultural Communications-General
Subject:
main_subject
Subject:
all_subjects
Publication Date:
2003
Binding:
ELECTRONIC
Language:
English
Pages:
220

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History and Social Science » Sociology » Violence in Society
Reference » Rhetoric

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