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The end of terrorism?

Leonard Weinberg

The end of terrorism?

by Leonard Weinberg

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Published by Routledge in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Terrorism,
  • Prevention

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [130]-147) and index.

    StatementLeonard Weinberg
    SeriesRoutledge studies in extremism and democracy
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV6431 .W4357 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 156 p. ;
    Number of Pages156
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25045873M
    ISBN 109780415781176, 9780415781183, 9780203805954
    LC Control Number2011006140

      Comprehensive Coverage: The book offers a broad multidisciplinary examination of contemporary terrorism that helps contextualize terrorism for students. Its thorough exploration of theory and history from a wide variety of perspectives ensures that readers develop a deep understanding of the current state of terrorism. A more frequent way for terrorism to end is by alienating potential supporters. She provides numerous examples of terrorist groups that "imploded" due to their lack of appeal to fresh recruits, infighting between organization members, and especially, backlash against the gory violence itself, which she believes is "the most common" way for.

    The End of Terrorism Download E-Book PDF What the destruction of the Twin World Towers can mean for thoughtful Christians as they survey the threat of worldwide terrorism and the Arab-Israeli Crisis.   Bruce Hoffman's Inside Terrorism has remained a seminal work for understanding the historical evolution of terrorism and the terrorist mindset. In this revised edition of the classic text, Hoffman analyzes the new adversaries, motivations, and tactics of global terrorism that have emerged in recent years, focusing specifically on how al Qaeda has changed since 9/11; the reasons behind its 2/5(3).

      John Robb, a former U.S. counterterrorism operation commander and high-tech entrepreneur who now advises corporations, the Joint Chiefs of Staff, and the National Intelligence Council on the future intersection of terrorism, infrastructure, and is a graduate of Yale University and the Air Force Academy. His writings on war have appeared in thw New York Times and 4/5(3).   Brave New War is a book about terrorism but defines the structure of an interconnected world in regards to war, politics, and business. He argues that for the first time in modern history an outsider can not only fight a modern war--but win/5(43).


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