ISBN-10:
0205854001
ISBN-13:
9780205854004
Pub. Date:
09/11/2012
Publisher:
Pearson
Terrorism in the Twenty-First Century Plus MySearchLab with eText -- Access Card Package / Edition 7

Terrorism in the Twenty-First Century Plus MySearchLab with eText -- Access Card Package / Edition 7

by Cynthia C. Combs

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ISBN-13: 9780205854004
Publisher: Pearson
Publication date: 09/11/2012
Pages: 416
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.80(d)

About the Author

Cindy C. Combs is Bonnie E. Cone Distinguished Professor of Political Science at the University of North Carolina, Charlotte.

Table of Contents

PART I. TERRORISM IN PERSPECTIVE

Chapter 1. An Idea Whose Time Has Come?

Chapter 2. Not a Modern Phenomenon

Chapter 3. Ideology and Terrorism. Rights from Wrongs?

PART II. WHO ARE THE TERRORISTS?

Chapter 4. Criminals or Crusaders?

Chapter 5. Terrorism by the State

Chapter 6. Terrorism, Inc.

PART III. HOW DO THEY OPERATE?

Chapter 7. Terrorist Training

Chapter 8. The Media. A Weapon for Both Sides?

Chapter 9. Domestic Terrorism in the United States

PART IV. RESPONSES TO TERRORISM

Chapter 10. Legal Perspectives on Terrorism

Chapter 11. Counterterrorism. The Use of Special Forces

Chapter 12. Terrorism, Intelligence, and the Law

Chapter 13. Security Measures. A Frail Defense

PART V. CURRENT TRENDS AND FUTURE PROSPECTS

Chapter 14. New Terrorist Threat. Weapons of Mass Destruction

Chapter 15. Future Trends

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