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Published: 15 September 2018

288 Pages

5.4x8.4 inches

ISBN: 9780190889128

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Burying Jihadis

Bodies Between State, Territory, and Identity

Riva Kastoryano and Translated by Cynthia Schoch

  • New thinking on the practical and ethical quandaries of dealing with Islamist-inspired suicide attackers' corpses
  • The author interviews officials, religious and local leaders and jihadists' families, both in their countries of origin and in the target nations
  • An illuminating collection, of interest to both general and informed readers with an interest in Islamic studies, Arabic literature, and the history of Iraq and the Middle East