The Politics of Terrorism Expertise: Knowledge, Power and the Media

The Politics of Terrorism Expertise: Knowledge, Power and the Media

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780415604185
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 04/11/2019
Series: Routledge Critical Terrorism Studies Series
Pages: 224
Product dimensions: 6.25(w) x 9.25(h) x (d)

About the Author

David Miller is Professor of Sociology in the Department of Geography and Sociology at the University of Strathclyde in Glasgow.

Tom Mills is an investigative researcher based in London and a PhD candidate at the Department of Geography and Sociology at the University of Strathclyde in Glasgow.

Table of Contents

Part 1: History and Practice of Terrorism Expertise 1. What is Terrorism? 2. What is an Expert? 3. The History and Prehistory of the Terror Experts 4. The post-9/11 Explosion 5. The Geopolitics of Terror Expertise 6. Government and Expertise 7. Academic Institutions and Terror Experts 8. Think Tanks and Policy Institute 9. The Security Industry 10. The Experts: Who are They? Part 2: Impact of Terrorism Expertise in Public Arenas 11. 11. Mainstream Media 12. 12. The Internet and Web 2.0 13. Terror Trials and Court Cases 14. Terrorism Policy. Conclusions: The Role and Impact of the Terror Expert and Prospects for Change