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Author Pyszczynski, Thomas A.
Title In the wake of 9/11 : the psychology of terror / Tom Pyszczynski, Jeff Greenberg, Sheldon Solomon.
Imprint Washington, DC : American Psychological Association, [2003]

Author Pyszczynski, Thomas A.
Subject September 11 Terrorist Attacks, 2001 -- Psychological aspects.
Terrorism -- United States -- Psychological aspects.
Terrorism -- Psychological aspects.
Fear of death.
Stress, Psychological.
Terrorism -- psychology.
Attitude to Death.
United States.
Alt Name Greenberg, Jeff, 1954-
Solomon, Sheldon.
Description xiv, 227 pages ; 26 cm
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 199-215) and indexes.
Contents Terror in America: The day our world changed -- Terror management theory: An evolutionary existential account of human behavior -- Terror management research: Coping with conscious and unconscious death-related thoughts -- Terror management research: Prejudice and self-esteem striving -- Black Tuesday: The psychological impact of 9/11 -- Managing the terror -- The roots of Islamic terrorism -- Giving peace a chance -- In the wake of 9/11: Rising above the terror.
ISBN 1557989540 (alk. paper)
OCLC # 49719188
Table of Contents
Ch. 1Terror in America: The Day Our World Changed3
Ch. 2Terror Management Theory: An Evolutionary Existential Account of Human Behavior11
Ch. 3Terror Management Research: Coping With Conscious and Unconscious Death-Related Thoughts37
Ch. 4Terror Management Research: Prejudice and Self-Esteem Striving71
Ch. 5Black Tuesday: The Psychological Impact of 9/1193
Ch. 6Managing the Terror115
Ch. 7The Roots of Islamic Terrorism143
Ch. 8Giving Peace a Chance171
Ch. 9In the Wake of 9/11: Rising Above the Terror189
 Author Index217
 Subject Index221
 About the Authors227

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