Terrorism Today: The Past, The Players, The Future / Edition 5 by Jeremy R. Spindlove, Clifford E. Simonsen | | 9780132683111 | Paperback | Barnes & Noble
Terrorism Today: The Past, The Players, The Future / Edition 5

Terrorism Today: The Past, The Players, The Future / Edition 5

by Jeremy R. Spindlove, Clifford E. Simonsen
     
 

ISBN-10: 0132683113

ISBN-13: 9780132683111

Pub. Date: 07/27/2012

Publisher: Pearson

Taking an unbiased approach, Terrorism Today offers a lens into the history and status of terrorism around the world. Written with a global perspective, it addresses different regions of the world and the terrorist groups in each region. The text examines terrorist events and groups, analyzes responses to terrorism and the resulting changes in terrorist

Overview

Taking an unbiased approach, Terrorism Today offers a lens into the history and status of terrorism around the world. Written with a global perspective, it addresses different regions of the world and the terrorist groups in each region. The text examines terrorist events and groups, analyzes responses to terrorism and the resulting changes in terrorist strategies, and steps through each continent mapping out current and future trends. The text’s fifteen chapters build from historical backgrounds to predictions about terrorism in the twenty-first century.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780132683111
Publisher:
Pearson
Publication date:
07/27/2012
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
608
Sales rank:
507,371
Product dimensions:
7.30(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.50(d)

Table of Contents

PART 1: THE DEFINITONS AND HISTORY OF TERRORISM

1. In Search of a Definition for Terrorism

2. A Brief History of Terrorism

PART 2: GLOBAL TERRORISM

3. The United States of America

4. Canada and the Caribbean

5. Great Britain and Northern Ireland

6. Western Europe

7. Eastern Europe and the Balkans

8. North Africa and the Middle East

9. Persian Gulf

10. Northeast, Central, and Southern Africa

11. Southern and Southeast Asia

12. Pacific Rim

13. Latin America and South America

PART 3: THE WAR ON TERROR

14. Countering Terrorism

15. The Future—What’s Next for Terrorism?

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