Title

The atmosfear of terror: Affective modulation and the war on terror

Document Type

Journal Article

Faculty

Faculty of Community Services, Education and Social Sciences

School

School of Communications and Contemporary Arts / Centre for Research in Entertainment, Arts,Technology, Education and Communications

RAS ID

3646

Comments

Originally published as: Aly, A., & Balnaves, M. (2005). The atmosfear of terror: Affective modulation and the war on terror. M/C Journal, 8(6). Original article available here

Abstract

Since September 11, Muslims in Australia have experienced a heightened level of religiously and racially motivated vilification (Human Rights and Equal Opportunity Commission). These fears were poignantly expressed in a letter to the Editor of The West Australian newspaper from a Muslim woman shortly after the London terror attacks.

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