Domestic Terrorism and Incident Management: Issues and Tactics / Edition 1

Domestic Terrorism and Incident Management: Issues and Tactics / Edition 1

by Miki Vohryzek-Bolden, Gayle Olson-Raymer, Jeffrey O. Whamond

ISBN-10: 0398072264

ISBN-13: 9780398072261

Pub. Date: 01/28/2001

Publisher: Charles C. Thomas, Publisher

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Charles C. Thomas, Publisher
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New Edition
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7.00(w) x 10.00(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Pt. 1The Definitional and Historical Dimensions of Terrorism3
Ch. 1Terrorism and Terrorists: A Definitional Perspective5
Terrorism Defined8
Terrorism Typologies11
Terrorists Defined14
The Tools of Terror18
Ch. 2Terrorism in the Global Arena: An Historical Perspective35
Ancient Times to 180036
1800 to 190039
1900 to 195045
1950 to 197950
1980 to 200060
Ch. 3Terrorism in the United States: A Relationship as "American as Apple Pie"74
Scapegoating Vigilantes76
Patriot Militias85
Left-Wing Extremism and Terrorism92
Extremists, Terrorists, and Law Enforcement Responses: Yesterday and Today97
Pt. 2Contemporary Domestic Terrorism105
Ch. 4The American Hate and Patriot- Militia Movements107
Hate-Motivated Groups108
Patriot and Militia Groups127
Ch. 5Special Interest Extremists and Terrorists140
Extremist and Terrorist Groups140
Special-Interest Extremist Groups to Watch161
Ch. 6Case Studies in Domestic Terrorism and Political Extremism173
Randy Weaver and Ruby Ridge174
Federal Assault on the Branch Davidian Complex in Waco, Texas180
World Trade Center Bombing187
Bombing of the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma191
The Freemen of Montana195
The Unabomber197
Ch. 7The Changing Character of Domestic Terrorism204
The Ideologies and Activities of Right-Wing and Special-Interest Terrorist Groups205
International Terrorist Links206
New and Different Terrorist Tools and Tactics208
Pt. 3Intelligence Gathering and Emergency Response Incident Management to Terrorism219
Ch. 8The Gathering of Criminal Intelligence: Policy and Practice221
Criminal Intelligence Gathering Goals221
Relationship of Privacy Rights to the Gathering of Criminal Intelligence222
The FBI Lead Agency Responsibilities227
Investigative Techniques233
Other Authorities Relating to the FBI's Investigative Jurisdiction in Terrorism Cases240
Ch. 9Terrorism Incident Management: Strategies and Tactics242
Strategies to Prevent Terrorist Incidents242
Terrorism Prevention: Proactive Criminal Investigations247
Strategies for Threat Assessment251
Strategies for Domestic Preparedness255
Tactics to Create a Unified National Response to Weapons of Mass Destruction258
Name Index273
Subject Index277
About the Authors293

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