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Author Falk, Avner.

Title Fratricide in the Holy Land : a psychoanalytic view of the Arab-Israeli conflict / Avner Falk.

Publication Info. Madison, Wis. : University of Wisconsin Press, Terrace Books, [2004]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 New Lenox PL Adult Non-Fiction - NLBB-1  956.05 FAL    AVAILABLE
Description vii, 271 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 195-256) and index.
Contents A duel in quicksand -- A review of the literature -- Reality is in the eye of the beholder -- Destructive charismatic leadership I : the case of Ariel Sharon -- Destructive charismatic leadership II : the case of Yassir Arafat -- Nationalism, group narcissism, and the problem of the self -- Psychogeography: the unconscious meaning of geographical entities -- Denial is not a river in Egypt -- Splitting, projection, and the need for enemies -- War and the inability to mourn -- The Arab mind -- The psychology of suicide bombers -- The Israeli mind -- Conclusion : can the conflict be resolved?
Subject Arab-Israeli conflict -- Psychological aspects.
Psychoanalysis -- Social aspects -- Israel.
Psychoanalysis -- Political aspects -- Israel.
Israel -- Ethnic relations -- Psychological aspects.
ISBN 029920250X cloth alkaline paper
0299202542 paperback alkaline paper

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