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index + Abbott, H. Porter, 175n32 Abdulrahman, Aziz, 107 Abu Ghraib, events at, 95, 98, 99 accommodation, in construction of meaning, 20 actions, in rumors, 40–41 adaptations, in narratives, 21 advance echelon team (ADVON), U.S. Navy, 136, 138, 139; and Ambon porcine poisoning rumor, 157; and bovine poisoning rumor, 150; local suspicions about, 148; and Pacific Partnership narrative, 159; press releases of, 157; rumors diffused by, 155, 156, 163, 164 Afer, Publius Terentius (Terence), 1 Afghanistan: Islamist insurgencies in, 97; U.S. government’s interests in, 30; U.S. war in, 5 agency, human, 23 Ahmadinejad, Pres. Mahmoud, 124–125, 129 Al-Hillah, Iraq, rumor politics in, 90–91. See also Stack House facility Allport, Gordon W., 2, 10, 16, 89, 157 al Qaeda: jihad of, 5; rumor about link between Saddam Hussein and, 80 al Qaeda in Iraq (AQI), 24, 84, 156 al-Yaasin website, 116 Ambon, Indonesia, 136; and bovine poisoning rumor, 140–141; coercion and consent in, 151; livestock poisoning rumor in, 164; narrative landscape of, 142; peoples of, 149–150; porcine poisoning rumor in, 155; religious affiliation in, 189–190n12; religious conflict in, 140, 144–145; rumor mill in, 136; sectarian violence in, 146 Ambonese: favored treatment of, 143–144; origins of, 142 Amrozi, 105 Anderson, Benedict, 112 anti-American sentiment, of Iraqis, 24 antiterrorism communication campaigns, 48 anxiety, and survival of rumors, 86 anxiety expression, rumors for, 17 archetypes: defined, 28, 167; invocation of, 28; Islamic, 29–30, 174; master narratives compared with, 34; in narratives, 3; in rumors, 29, 36, 166 Arizona State University, Center for Strategic Communication at, 27 artificial sweeteners, rumors about, 1, 2 aspartame, rumors about, 1 assimilation, in construction of meaning, 20 Australian embassy bombing (2004), 101, 152 authorities: narrative systems advanced by, 41; and spread of rumors, 80 authority: cultural dimensions of, 152; rumors as, 15 Aw, Annette, 53 Badr, Battle of, 64 Baghdad, citizens of, 38 Baghdad Mosquito, 8 Bakhtin, Mikhail, 7, 20, 23, 127 Bakr, Abu, 71 Bali bombings (2002), 105, 146, 152; 2005, 101, 152 Banda Island, 142 Banerjee, Indrajit, 53 Basyir, Abu Bakar, 104, 105, 107 Beit Wazir, 90 beliefs, and role of rumors, 39, 164 Bernardi, Daniel, 84, 136 Bertrand, Jacques, 144 Betawi Brotherhood Forum, 114 bin Laden, Osama, 30, 101; as archetype, 28; master narrative invoked by, 93; media campaigns linking Iraq to, 81; 1998 fatwa of, 84, 182n22; rumors around death of, 175n29; story form used by, 31–32 bisexuality: among Javanese, 112–113; in Indonesian media, 117 Blix, Hans, 79 blogs, 50; Noordin images on, 116, 117, 117f–121f, 122; and Noordin Top rumors, 130; prosumption texts retrieved from, 69; in Singapore, 176n6; “Where The Bears Roam Free,” 44–45 Boellstorff, Tom, 112, 113, 114 bombings: of Australian embassy, 101, 152; in Bali, 101, 105, 146, 152; of Marriott and Ritz-Carlton hotels, 101, 105, 116, 152 bongkar, 124 Bordia, Prashant, 15, 16, 17 The letter f refers to a figure, t to a table, and n to a note. index 198 Bordwell, David, 19, 20, 22, 23, 32 bovine poisoning rumor, 23–24, 24, 94, 98, 104, 162; causal logic of, 84–85; different versions of, 85; impact of, 74–75, 135; Indonesian concerns about, 139–140; in information vacuum, 75–76; in master narrative, 163; survival and spread of, 146 Branigan, Edward, 19, 22, 23, 32 broadcasting, traditional: compared with transmediation, 51; terrorism in, 49. See also media Brouardel, Paul, 109 Bubandt, Nils, 130 Bush, Pres. George W., 24 Bush (George W.) administration: justification for preemptive war of, 107; rumorbased policy of, 79; rumor mosaic of, 80; WMD narrative of, 79, 181n13 Caliphate, 20 case studies, rumors in, 41. See also research cattle inoculation program, in Iraq, 10, 23–24, 73–74. See also bovine poisoning rumor Central Intelligence Agency (CIA), U.S., rumors surrounding, 90, 92 Chalabi, Ahmed, 78, 79, 181n13 champion, in Islamic extremist rhetoric, 30 characters: in rumors, 40–41; in stories, 26. See also archetypes Cheney, Vice Pres. Dick, 79–80, 93 Cheong, Pauline, 54 Christianity: eternal dialogue of, 22; master narratives in, 35 Christians, fundamentalist, 107 Chua, Philip, 71 Citizen Kane (film), 31, 33 civic order, rumors influencing, 2 civic participation, and rumor mongering, 68 civil affairs missions, Iraqi suspicion of, 91 CNN effect, 48 Coady, David, 15, 86 coercion and consent, 25, 142, 150–155; defined, 167; by extremist insurgents, 50; rumors in, 165 cognitive constructivist model, 20, 22, 26 cohesiveness: narrative, 168; and rumormongering , 68 collective explanation process, 15 colonization: and...


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  • Rumor in mass media.
  • Rumor -- Political aspects.
  • Rumor -- Social aspects.
  • Islamic fundamentalism.
  • Terrorism -- Religious aspects -- Islam.
  • Terrorism and mass media.
  • Mass media -- Influence.
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