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Title Re-visioning terrorism : a humanistic perspective / edited by Elena Coda and Ben Lawton.

Published West Lafayette, Indiana : Purdue University Press, [2016]


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  363.325 REVI    DUE 20-01-20
Physical description vii, 332 pages ; 23 cm
Notes "This book consists of revised and expanded papers originally presented at the Re-visioning Terrorism conference, held at Purdue University in September 2011" -- Acknowledgements.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents 1 Re-Visioning Terrorism: The Rack Focus Response / Elena Coda Coda, Elena, Ben Lawton Lawton, Ben 1 -- Part 1 Approaches to Understanding Terrorism -- 2 Deleuze, the Event, and the Problem of Terrorism / Kenneth E. Noe Noe, Kenneth E. 35 -- 3 Symbolic Violence as Subtle Virulence: A Philosophy of Terrorism / Jonathan Beever Beever, Jonathan 57 -- 4 Martyr's Vision: Why the Suicide Bomber's Eye Is Cast Not to the Sky-But to the Other / Hatem N. Akil Akil, Hatem N. 69 -- Part 2 Perspectives on Terrorism Through the Ages -- 5 Resisting Alexander: Insurgency and Terrorism in Ancient Athens / Timothy Howe Howe, Timothy 91 -- 6 State Counter-terrorism in Ancient Rome: Toward a New Basis for the Diachronic Study of Terror / Ricardo Aposiol Aposiol, Ricardo 119 -- 7 Terror in the Old French Crusade Cycle: From Splendid Cavalry to Cannibalism / Sarah-Grace Heller Heller, Sarah-Grace 137 -- 8 Invention of Modern State Terrorism During the French Revolution / Guillaume Ansart Ansart, Guillaume 157 -- Part 3 America and the War on Terror -- 9 Fictions of Counterins urgency / Louise Barnett Barnett, Louise 171 -- 10 Cultural Politics of WMD Terrorism in Post-Cold War America / Harold Williford Williford, Harold 191 -- 11 Historicizing the Present in 9/11 Fiction / Todd Kuchta Kuchta, Todd 211 -- 12 Reading 9/11 Through the Holocaust in Philip Roth's The Plot Against America and Art Spiegelman's In the Shadow of No Towers / Stella Setka Setka, Stella 229 -- Part 4 Narrative, Cinematic, and Visual Case Studies -- 13 Regarding Terror: The German Autumn and Contemporary Art / Fabian Winkler Winkler, Fabian 241 -- 14 Forms of (In)visibility in Recent Spanish Films on Basque Terrorism / Jaume Marti-Olivella Marti-Olivella, Jaume 255 -- 15 Writing Victims: Post-Terrorist Fiction(s) in the Basque Country and Spain / Roland Vazquez Vazquez, Roland 275 -- 16 Knights of Justice? Blockbuster Terrorism in Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion / Aaron Choo Choo, Aaron, Wilson Koh Koh, Wilson 293.
Other author Coda, Elena, editor.
Lawton, Ben, editor.
Re-visioning Terrorism (Conference) (2011 : Purdue University)
Subject Terrorism -- Social aspects -- Congresses.
ISBN 9781557537331