A comprehensive overview of counterterrorism that examines key aspects of the fight against terrorism, including intelligence, law enforcement, the military, financial and criminal activity, ethics, and social media.
• Analyzes critical themes and issues related to the fight against terrorism
• Provides an ideal guide for students and other readers who are new to the study of counterterrorism and national and international security
• Brings together contributors from academia, the military, law enforcement, government and intelligence agencies, and think tanks
• Includes case studies that illustrate key concepts used in successfully combating terrorism
About the Author
James J. F. Forest, PhD, is professor and director of the Security Studies program at the University of Massachusetts Lowell.