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In the name of identity : violence and the need to belong

Author: Amin Maalouf
Publisher: New York : Penguin, 2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st North American edView all editions and formats
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An award-winning author explores why so many people commit crimes in the name of identity. "Makes for compelling reading in America today."--"The New York Times."

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Amin Maalouf
ISBN: 1559705930 9781559705936 9780142002575 0142002577
OCLC Number: 1012685537
Notes: Translation of: Les identités meurtrières.
Description: 164 pages ; 22 cm
Other Titles: Identités meurtrières
Identity
Responsibility: Amin Maalouf ; translated from the French by Barbara Bray.

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Makes for compelling reading in America today. ("The New York Times") This...polemic...confirms that...the mass murder of September 11, while indelibly shocking, is not wholly surprising. (Todd Read more...

 
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