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Talking to terrorists : why America must engage with its enemies / Mark Perry.

Perry, Mark, 1950- (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780465020959 (electronic bk. : Adobe Digital Editions)
  • ISBN: 046502095X (electronic bk. : Adobe Digital Editions)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (xiii, 253 pages)
  • Publisher: New York : Basic Books, [2010]

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General Note:
Description based on print version record.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 219-244) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Vigilant resolve -- The July surprise -- Terrorists and moderates -- Al-Anbar awakens -- Hamas -- Hezbollah -- Israel -- Talking to terrorists.
Summary, etc.:
The author makes the argument that diplomacy with extremists may be the only way to end terrorism. Additionally, he reveals some of the secret diplomacy carried on by the U.S. with some of the world's most vilified terrorist organizations.
Subject: Qaida (Organization)
Ḥarakat al-Muqāwamah al-Islāmīyah
Hizballah (Lebanon)
Terrorists > Psychology.
Terrorism > Prevention.
Muslims > Communication.
Communication in organizations.
Communication in politics.
Communication and culture.
Genre: Electronic books.

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