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Rational extremism : the political economy of radicalism

Author: Ronald Wintrobe
Publisher: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2006.
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This 2006 book explains how extremist movements may be motivated by rational goals.

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Wintrobe, Ronald.
Rational extremism.
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2006
(DLC) 2005031821
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Ronald Wintrobe
ISBN: 0511250037 9780511250033 9780511250545 0511250541 0511247893 9780511247897 9780511511028 0511511027 9780521859646 0521859646
OCLC Number: 252531263
Description: 1 online resource (x, 286 pages) : illustrations
Contents: The problem of extremism --
Social interactions, trust and group solidarity --
Some illustrations and a general framework --
The calculus of discontent --
Can suicide bombing be rational? --
Religion and suicide terror --
Rational revolutions --
Slobodan Milosevic and the fire of nationalism --
"Jihad vs McWorld" revisited --
Summary of propositions and policy implications.
Responsibility: Ronald Wintrobe.
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Review of the hardback: 'The work that Ronald Wintrobe offers us is dense, original, and at times, provocative. He forces us to question his arguments instead of reading them passively. ... Rational Read more...

 
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