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The Resource Dying for heaven : holy pleasure and suicide bombers--why the best qualities of religion are also its most dangerous, Ariel Glucklich

Dying for heaven : holy pleasure and suicide bombers--why the best qualities of religion are also its most dangerous, Ariel Glucklich

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Dying for heaven : holy pleasure and suicide bombers--why the best qualities of religion are also its most dangerous
Title
Dying for heaven
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holy pleasure and suicide bombers--why the best qualities of religion are also its most dangerous
Statement of responsibility
Ariel Glucklich
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Subject
Language
eng
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Glucklich, Ariel
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Terrorism
  • Suicide bombers
  • Terrorists
  • Violence
  • Hedonism
  • Heaven
  • Paradise
  • Future life
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Dying for heaven : holy pleasure and suicide bombers--why the best qualities of religion are also its most dangerous, Ariel Glucklich
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Religious self-destructiveness and nuclear deterrence -- The mysteries of pleasure -- The varieties of religious pleasure -- The school for happiness -- Disgust and desire: why we sacrifice for the group -- God's love and the Prozac effect -- Spiritual love and the seeds of annihilation -- The paradise paradox: the misery of heaven-addicts -- The martyr's theater
Control code
302099939
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
345 p.
Isbn
9780061430817
Lccn
2009005174
Label
Dying for heaven : holy pleasure and suicide bombers--why the best qualities of religion are also its most dangerous, Ariel Glucklich
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Religious self-destructiveness and nuclear deterrence -- The mysteries of pleasure -- The varieties of religious pleasure -- The school for happiness -- Disgust and desire: why we sacrifice for the group -- God's love and the Prozac effect -- Spiritual love and the seeds of annihilation -- The paradise paradox: the misery of heaven-addicts -- The martyr's theater
Control code
302099939
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
345 p.
Isbn
9780061430817
Lccn
2009005174

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