A Review of: “Michael Barkun. A Culture of Conspiracy: Apocalyptic Visions in Contemporary America.”

@article{Daschke2006ARO,
  title={A Review of: “Michael Barkun. A Culture of Conspiracy: Apocalyptic Visions in Contemporary America.”},
  author={D. Daschke},
  journal={Terrorism and Political Violence},
  year={2006},
  volume={18},
  pages={608 - 609}
}
  • D. Daschke
  • Published 2006
  • Sociology
  • Terrorism and Political Violence
Perhaps so, but two ‘allegations’ in two sentences—and the use of President Putin’s rather specious logic as a form of evidence—would seem a weak grounding upon which to further the contagion thesis. Be this as it may, the author’s discussion of women and suicide terrorism in the chapter titled ‘‘Feminism, Rape and War: Engendering Suicide Terror?’’ is insightful and wonderfully nuanced. Women have increasingly become targets in war, revolution or terrorist campaigns. Rape has become so endemic… Expand