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The Resource Narrative Landmines : Rumors, Islamist Extremism, and the Struggle for Strategic Influence

Narrative Landmines : Rumors, Islamist Extremism, and the Struggle for Strategic Influence

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Narrative Landmines : Rumors, Islamist Extremism, and the Struggle for Strategic Influence
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Narrative Landmines
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Rumors, Islamist Extremism, and the Struggle for Strategic Influence
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eng
Summary
Narrative Landmines explores how rumors fit into and extend narrative systems and ideologies, particularly in the context of terrorism, counter-terrorism, and extremist insurgencies. Beyond face-to-face communication, this book also addresses the role of new and social media in the creation and spread of rumors. Its concern is to foster a more sophisticated understanding of how oral and digital cultures work alongside economic, diplomatic, and cultural factors that influence the struggles between states and non-state actors in the proverbial battle of hearts and minds. By providing fresh dat
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non fiction
Nature of contents
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Series statement
New directions in international studies
Narrative Landmines : Rumors, Islamist Extremism, and the Struggle for Strategic Influence
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Narrative Landmines : Rumors, Islamist Extremism, and the Struggle for Strategic Influence
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http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/j.ctt5hjdvd
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Rumor theory: narrative systems and hegemonic struggles in contested populations -- Rumor transmediation: critical mash-ups and a Singapore prison break -- Rumor mosaics: counterinsurgency operations in Iraq's triangle of death -- Whisper campaigns: state-sponsored rumors and the post-mortem (de)construction of an Indonesian terrorist -- Coercion and consent: narrative countermeasures in the battle for "hearts and minds."
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1 online resource (220 pages).
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online
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9780813553221
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computer
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rdamedia
Media type code
c
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Electronic reproduction.
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remote
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Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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