Courage in Dark Places: Reflections on Terrorist Psychology
- THE WORLD OF HIBERNIA. Perkins, Sonya // World of Hibernia;Winter2001, Vol. 7 Issue 3, p3
Comments on the September 11 terrorist attacks in the United States. Horror brought about by the tragedy; Citation of the bravery showed by the survivors; Honor given to the victims and all affected individuals.
- The Dark Side of Democratic Courage. Balot, Ryan K. // Social Research;Spring2004, Vol. 71 Issue 1, p73
This article examines the dark side of democratic courage. It discusses courage as a feature of political rhetoric and practice. More importantly, in the post September 11, 2001 terrorist attack on the World Trade Center, people are saturated with the images and rhetoric of courage. It also...
- Rational and irrational fears combine following terrorist attacks. // Hudson Valley Business Journal;10/8/2001, Vol. 12 Issue 15, p4
Focuses on the emotional after effects of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attack in the U.S. Purchasing of gas masks and radiation detectors; Increase in interest in firearms and sales of ammunition.
- Darkness lingers at Ground Zero as memory of loss takes hold. Macbride, Elizabeth // Crain's New York Business;3/4/2002, Vol. 18 Issue 9, p27
Focuses on the burden brought by the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks in New York City. Emotional impact of the terrorist attacks; Signs of recovery in the state; Incentives for business to move or remain downtown.
- Stop Making Sense. Packer, George // Mother Jones;May/Jun2003, Vol. 28 Issue 3, p28
Analyzes the mental response of people to the inner disturbances since the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks on the U.S. Factors that can cause a severe kind of civic neurosis; Description of nerve-agent words; Factors that test mental health and civic responsibility.
- Coping, or Not, With the Horror. Solomon, Burt; Jacobson, Louis // National Journal;9/15/2001, Vol. 33 Issue 37, p2826
Focuses on the psychological impact on the public of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks on New York City and Washington D.C. Factors that portend a psychological impact from the events; Analysis of the notion of the different degrees of separation among Americans; Other terrorist-provoked...
- COPING WITH FEAR. Chinni, Dante; Sappenfield, Mark // Christian Science Monitor;10/30/2001, Vol. 93 Issue 235, p1
Discusses how Americans are coping with fear and insecurity after terrorist attacks in the United States. Perception that bioterrorism cannot be stopped and how this affects the nation's view of itself; Mention of an increase in the purchase of survival equipment, coping drugs, and bibles; Idea...
- New York's gentle spirit: How long can it last? // Slovak Spectator;10/29/2001, Vol. 7 Issue 41, p4
Editorial. Presents an article on the changes in the behavior of New York City residents towards strangers since the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks in the U.S.. Examples of the changed behavior of New York City residents; Setbacks of the behavior change of New York City residents.
- Did You Hear About... Tyrangiel, Josh // Time International (South Pacific Edition);10/8/2001, Issue 40, p65
Discusses rumors concerning the terrorist attacks on the United States which were circulated via electronic mail messages. Idea that people believe and perpetuate rumors to gain a sense of stability; Public reaction to news and current events.