Dying to Win by Robert Pape
Posted: 16 September 2005 04:46 AM   [ Ignore ]  
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This book tries to refute the thesis that suicide bombing today is mainly a religious problem.  Prof. Pape thinks it is mostly a reaction by natives to foreigners occupying their territory.  His big example is the secular Marxist, Tamil Tigers.

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Posted: 16 September 2005 03:18 PM   [ Ignore ]   [ # 1 ]  
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Here’s an interesting website covering counter-arguments related to this specific book:

http://www.thebuggyprofessor.org/archives/00000250.php

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