9780495913368

Terrorism And Homeland Security

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  • ISBN13:

    9780495913368

  • ISBN10:

    0495913367

  • Edition: 7th
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 1/1/2011
  • Publisher: Wadsworth Publishing
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Written by acclaimed national terrorism expert Jonathan R. White, the market-leading TERRORISM AND HOMELAND SECURITY, 7th Edition is widely recognized as the most comprehensive, balanced, and objective terrorism book on the market. White provides a theoretical and conceptual framework that enables readers to understand how terrorism arises and how it functions. Packed with cutting-edge coverage, the book discusses the most sophisticated theories by the best terrorist analysts in the world, while still focusing on the domestic and international threat of terrorism and the basic security issues surrounding terrorism today.

Table of Contents

A Basic Introduction to Terrorism
Terrorism Defined
Conceptualizing Terrorism: Criminological, Political, and Religious Underpinnings
The Organization and Financing of Terrorism
Terrorism and the Media
Tactics and Force Multipliers
History and Development of Terrorism
The Beginnings of Modern Terrorism
The Irish Troubles
Latin American Influences on Terrorism
Background to the Middle East
Terrorism Today
The Question of Israel and Palestine
International Umbrella Groups and Terror Networks
Africa, Asia, and the Pacific Rim
Europe, Turkey, and Russia
The Structure and Study of Domestic Terrorism
Homeland Security
An Introduction to Homeland Security and Terrorism Prevention
Law Enforcement Bureaucracy and Homeland Security
Homeland Security and Civil Liberties
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Comprehensive, Balanced, and Objective Terrorism Textbook April 5, 2011
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This textbook is widely recognized as the most comprehensive, balanced, and objective terrorism textbook on the market. White provides a theoretical and conceptual framework that enables readers to understand how terrorism arises and how it functions. Packed with cutting-edge coverage, the textbook discusses the most sophisticated theories by the best terrorist analysts in the world, while still focusing on the domestic and international threat of terrorism and the basic security issues surrounding terrorism today.
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