Image and Reality - In Alexander George (ed.), Western State Terrorism
Publisher: Routledge, Cambridge, USA
Year Published: 1991
Resource Type: Article
Cx Number: CX8919
Chomsky identifies two approaches to evaluating terrorism: the literal and propagandistic. He further explores various cases, factors and forms of terrorism according to literal analysis, yet concludes by admitting that in order to understand the phenomenon in the context of reality, one must abandon the literal for the propagandistic approach.