The Domestication of Dissent: Pundits' Contributions to the War on Terrorism

  • RUSSELL T. McCUTCHEON University of Alabama


Using as an example a workshop on Islam sponsored by his own university, the author argues that the search for the essential heart of any social movement is a political edeavor insomuch as it is a form of classification that dehistoricizes complex mass social movements, representing them in ways that further the interests of those who carry out the classification.
How to Cite
McCUTCHEON, R. T. (2005). The Domestication of Dissent: Pundits’ Contributions to the War on Terrorism. Temenos - Nordic Journal of Comparative Religion, 41(1).