Year: 2023 Source: Crisis. (2010). 31(6), 287–289. DOI: 10.1027/0227-5910/a000073 SIEC No: 20231001
For years, the conventional wisdom among most scholars has been that suicide terrorists are not truly suicidal, and that much like ordinary soldiers they are motivated by a selfless commitment to their  organization’s cause, rather than a desire to end their lives. However, evidence increasingly indicates that some suicide terrorists do exhibit classic suicidal traits