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Talking to the Enemy: Violent Extremism, Sacred Values, and What it Means to Be Human


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Editor's note: Unfortunately the first few minutes of the introduction are missing from the podcast.

Speaker(s): Professor Scott Atran
Chair: Professor Jim Hughes

Recorded on 9 November 2010 in New Theatre, East Building.

In this lecture Scott Atran will talk about his new book Talking to the Enemy |which is a courageous exploration of one of the most contentious issues of modern times. Scott Atran asks a question that he is uniquely qualified to answer: Why would someone take their own life through suicide bombing?

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