Freshman Voltaire's Coffee: ProfessorDomjan presents Terror in the name of God: Why Religious Militants Kill, by Jessica Stern. Note: date changed to Wed, Aug 31.
Wed, August 31, 2011 • 7:00 PM
Wendy Domjan: Terror in the name of God: Why Religious Militants Kill, by Jessica Stern; date changed to Wed, Aug 31.
Stern carried out extensive interviews with members of Christian, Jewish and Muslim terrorist groups. Based upon her research she provides a perceptive and thought provoking analysis of the relationship between religion and terrorism, focusing in particular on individual and group psychology.
Wendy Domjan has a Ph.D. in psychology from The University of Wisconsin, with specialties in perception and cognition, and currently has a major focus on psychology of religion and psychology of religious fundamentalism.