The power of nightmares

The power of nightmares 2005

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First of three episodes about the use of fear for political gain. It looks at how Western politics is dominated by the myth propagated by the neo-conservatives of the hidden terrorist network. It starts in 1949 with Sayyid Qutb and Leo Strauss whose ideas led to two opposing movements.

Item Type: Off-air recording
Title: The power of nightmares
Transmission date: 18 January 2005
Channel: BBC2
Running time: 60 minutes
Depositing User: Institutional Repository
Date Deposited: 05 Apr 2012 13:13
Last Modified: 01 Dec 2013 20:42
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