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The Resource Superpower syndrome : America's apocalyptic confrontation with the world, Robert Jay Lifton

Superpower syndrome : America's apocalyptic confrontation with the world, Robert Jay Lifton

Label
Superpower syndrome : America's apocalyptic confrontation with the world
Title
Superpower syndrome
Title remainder
America's apocalyptic confrontation with the world
Statement of responsibility
Robert Jay Lifton
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1926-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lifton, Robert Jay
Index
index present
LC call number
E902
LC item number
.L54 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • United States
  • Radicalism
  • United States
  • Imperialism
  • September 11 Terrorist Attacks, 2001
  • War on Terrorism, 2001-2009
  • National characteristics, American
  • Political messianism
  • Christianity and other religions
Label
Superpower syndrome : America's apocalyptic confrontation with the world, Robert Jay Lifton
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 201-210) and index
Contents
The apocalyptic face-off -- Apocalyptic violence -- Century of excess -- Aum Shinrikyo : the threshold crossed -- Bin Laden and al-Qaeda : "I envision Saladin coming out of the clouds" -- The terrorist dynamic -- A superpower's "War on terrorism" -- Apocalyptic America -- Superpower vulnerability -- Americans as survivors -- Stages of response -- Fluid world control -- Stepping out of the syndrome
Control code
ocm52860100
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xii, 211 p.
Isbn
9781560255123
Lccn
2003053391
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781560255123
  • (Sirsi) i9781560255123
  • (Sirsi) i9781560255123
Label
Superpower syndrome : America's apocalyptic confrontation with the world, Robert Jay Lifton
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 201-210) and index
Contents
The apocalyptic face-off -- Apocalyptic violence -- Century of excess -- Aum Shinrikyo : the threshold crossed -- Bin Laden and al-Qaeda : "I envision Saladin coming out of the clouds" -- The terrorist dynamic -- A superpower's "War on terrorism" -- Apocalyptic America -- Superpower vulnerability -- Americans as survivors -- Stages of response -- Fluid world control -- Stepping out of the syndrome
Control code
ocm52860100
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xii, 211 p.
Isbn
9781560255123
Lccn
2003053391
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781560255123
  • (Sirsi) i9781560255123
  • (Sirsi) i9781560255123

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