The Terrorism Reader

The Terrorism Reader

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780415221344
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 05/01/2001
Series: Routledge Readers in History Series
Edition description: Older Edition
Pages: 304
Product dimensions: 6.75(w) x 9.75(h) x 0.70(d)

About the Author

David J. Whittaker was formerly Senior Lecturer in International Relations at the University of Teesside. His many books include Terrorists and Terrorism in the Contemporary World (2004) and Refugees and Asylum Seekers (2005), both published by Routledge.

Table of Contents

Part I: Characteristics of Terrorism
2. Definition of Terrorism
2. Motivation for Terrorism
3. Terrorism's Worldwide Occurance
Part II: Thirteen Terrorism Case-Studies
4. Lebanon
5. al-Qaida and the Taliban
6. Libya
7. Sri Lanka
8. Northern Ireland
9. Argentina
10. Spain
11. Algeria
12. Peru
13. Colombia
14. Germany
15. Germany
16. South Africa
17. Thirteen Terrorism Case Studies: Conclusion
Part Three: Prevention and Control of Terrorism
18. Counter-Terrorism: Ethical and Legal Considerations
19. Counter-Terrorism: Programs and Strategies

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