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New book by Scott Atran offers a startling look inside terror groups

Friday, October 22, 2010

A new book by Scott Atran, "Talking to the Enemy: Faith, Brotherhood, and the (Un)Making of Terrorists," is now available from HarperCollins Publishers. According to the publisher, "Talking to the Enemy" offers readers a startling look deep inside terror groups. The book is based on Atran’s access and in-depth interviews with terrorists and jihadis—providing fresh insight as to why there are people in this world willing to kill and die for a cause.

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