Global Responses to Terrorism: 9/11, Afghanistan and Beyond / Edition 1

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The terrible attacks of September 11th and more recent atrocities in Russia and Indonesia have demonstrated that terrorism now poses the most dangerous threat to stability, democracy and prosperity around the world. This book examines how the world has reacted to and been affected by the terrible attacks on September 11th, ensuing war in Afghanistan and to President George Bush's declaration of a 'war on terror' as the 'first war of the 21st Century'. The contributions by distinguished specialists in the field examine the domestic implications of terrorism and counter terrorist initiatives.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780415314305
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis
  • Publication date: 10/20/2003
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 352
  • Product dimensions: 6.00 (w) x 9.00 (h) x 0.50 (d)

Meet the Author

Mary Buckley is currently an independent scholar living in London having previously enjoyed research affiliations at Michigan, Kiev, Moscow and Azerbaijan universities and teaching posts at Edinburgh and London Universities. Her books include Women and Ideology in the Soviet Union (1989), Redefining Russian Society and Polity (1993), Post-Soviet Women: From the Baltic to Central Asia (edited, 1997) and Kosovo: Perceptions of War and Its Aftermath (co-edited,2002).

Rick Fawn is a Senior Lecturer in International Relations at the University of St Andrews. Among his books are International Society after the Cold War: Anarchy and Order Reconsidered (co-edited, 1996); The Czech Republic: A Nation of Velvet (2000), and Ideology and National Identity in Post-Communist Foreign Policies (edited, 2003).

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Table of Contents

Introduction: world reactions to September 11th and the 'war on terror' 1. From Ground Zero to the War in Afghanistan 2. Implications for the Future of Terrorism 3. Al-Qaeda: organization and operations 4. The Superpower Response: the USA 5. Loyal Ally: the United Kingdom 6. Reluctant Moral Middle Power: Canada 7. Support from a Bicephalous Executive: France 8. Redefining its security role: Germany 9. Leadership Seeking Greater Legitimacy: Italy 10. Radical Islamist State and Secular Arab Nationalism: Iran & Iraq 11. Support with Qualification: Syria 12. Conflicting Pressures: Saudi Arabia 13. The Consequence or the Cause? Impact on the Israel/Palestine peace process 14. A Vulnerable Continent: Africa 15. Political Islam in Southeast Asia and the US-Philippine Alliance 16. Unexpectedly at Centre-Stage: Pakistan 17. In the Middle Ground: India 18. A Rising Power with Global Aspirations: China 19. Former Superpower: the Russian Federation 20. Negotiating the US Presence: The Central Asian states 21. International Organisations: UN, NATO and EU 22. Perceptions of Afghan Refugees 23. Global Economy: what has changed? 24. War Without Warriors 25. Implications for the Study of International Relations 26. The War on Terror: international implications Select Bibliography

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