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Author Bernardi, Daniel Leonard.

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

Imprint Piscataway : Rutgers University Press, 2012.


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Description 1 online resource (220 pages)
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Series New directions in international studies
New directions in international studies.
Note Print version record.
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.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
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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Reproduction Electronic reproduction. [Place of publication not identified] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2011. MiAaHDL
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Language English.
Subject Mass media -- Influence.
Terrorism and mass media.
Terrorism -- Religious aspects -- Islam.
Islamic fundamentalism.
Rumor -- Social aspects.
Rumor -- Political aspects.
Rumor in mass media.
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Political Freedom & Security -- Terrorism.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Media Studies.
Islamic fundamentalism (OCoLC)fst00979941
Mass media -- Influence (OCoLC)fst01011251
Rumor in mass media (OCoLC)fst01904528
Terrorism and mass media (OCoLC)fst01148149
Terrorism -- Religious aspects -- Islam (OCoLC)fst01148138
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Added Author Cheong, Pauline Hope.
Lundry, Chris.
Ruston, Scott W.
Other Form: Print version
ISBN 9780813553221
9780813552507 (hardcover ; alk. paper)
9780813552514 (pbk. ; alk. paper)
0813552516 (pbk. ; alk. paper)
Standard No. AU@ 000051586302
AU@ 000052911720
DEBBG BV043073782
DEBBG BV043774194
DEBBG BV044167838
DEBSZ 397373414
DEBSZ 42136369X
NZ1 14694529

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