9780135006375

Terrorism Today The Past, The Players, The Future

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  • ISBN13:

    9780135006375

  • ISBN10:

    0135006376

  • Edition: 4th
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 1/12/2009
  • Publisher: Prentice Hall
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Summary

Taking an unbiased approach, this book offers a lens into the history and status of terrorism around the world. Written from a global perspective, it addresses different regions of the world and the terrorist groups that originate there. Featuring new maps and photo art, this edition clearly shows students where terrorism exists and how prevalent it is today. Its systems approach explores various elements of terrorism, terrorists, and their motives and its wide range of current topics make the text suitable for all disciplines and points of view.

Table of Contents

The Definitons and History of Terrorism
In Search of a Definition for Terrorism
A Brief History of Terrorism
Terrorism Around the World
The United States of America
Canada and the Caribbean
Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Western Europe
Eastern Europe and the Balkans
North Africa and the Middle East
The Persian Gulf
Northeast, Central, and Southern Africa
Southern and Southeast Asia
The Pacific Rim
Latin America and South America
The War on Terror
Countering Terrorism
The Future and the War against Terrrorism
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