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Terrorism: How to Respond
     

Terrorism: How to Respond

by Richard English
 

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ISBN-10: 0199590036

ISBN-13: 9780199590032

Pub. Date: 09/15/2010

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

The post-9/11 War on Terror has Spectacularly failed. Terrorism: How to Respond argues that we now need a radically new approach to dealing with the international terrorist threat. We can no longer afford to ignore the lessons of the past. Only by looking at the whole spectrum of terrorist violence over the last century will we be able to understand how and why

Overview

The post-9/11 War on Terror has Spectacularly failed. Terrorism: How to Respond argues that we now need a radically new approach to dealing with the international terrorist threat. We can no longer afford to ignore the lessons of the past. Only by looking at the whole spectrum of terrorist violence over the last century will we be able to understand how and why terrorist organizations emerge and flourish- and only then will we be able to respond to them effectively.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780199590032
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
09/15/2010
Pages:
208
Sales rank:
1,034,427
Product dimensions:
5.00(w) x 7.60(h) x 0.40(d)

Table of Contents

Preface ix

Acknowledgements xii

List of Plates xiii

List of Abbreviations xiv

1 What is Terrorism? 1

2 Why do People Resort to Terror? 27

3 What can we Learn from Terrorism Past? 56

4 How Should We Respond? 118

Endnotes 145

Bibliography 167

Photographic Acknowledgements 176

Index 177

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