Responding to Terrorism

Terrorism and political violence as a field is growing and expanding. This volume provides a cross-disciplinary analysis – political, philosophical and legal – in a single text and will appeal to readers interested in studying this phenomenon from all perspectives. The volume covers the full spectrum of issues, including torture, terrorism causes and cures, legal issues, globalization and counter-terrorism. The authors bring their individual specialities to the fore in a concise and easy to follow format. Comprehensive and well informed, Responding to Terrorism will appeal to a variety of disciplines including sociology, politics, security studies, philosophy, international law and religious studies. The originality of the volume makes it a valuable addition to any college or university library and classroom.

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  • Author : Benjamin Clarke
  • Publisher : Ashgate Publishing, Ltd.
  • Pages : 248 pages
  • ISBN : 1409498670
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Responding to Terrorism

Responding to Terrorism
  • Author : Robert Imre,T. Brian Mooney
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 08 April 2016
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Terrorism and political violence as a field is growing and expanding. This volume provides a cross-disciplinary analysis - political, philosophical and legal - in a single text and will appeal to readers interested in studying this phenomenon from all perspectives. The volume covers the full spectrum of issues, including torture, terrorism causes and cures, legal issues, globalization and counter-terrorism. The authors bring their individual specialities to the fore in a concise and easy to follow format. Comprehensive and well informed,

Understanding, Assessing, and Responding to Terrorism

Understanding, Assessing, and Responding to Terrorism
  • Author : Brian T. Bennett
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 18 January 2018
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A Comprehensive Guide to Understanding, Assessing, and Responding to Terrorism in this Modern Age This book provides readers with a thorough understanding of the types of attacks that may be perpetrated against a critical asset, and how to identify potential targets, conduct a meaningful vulnerability analysis, and apply protective measures to secure personnel and facilities. The new edition of Understanding, Assessing, and Responding to Terrorism updates existing material and includes several new topics that have emerged, including information on unconventional

Responding to Terrorism

Responding to Terrorism
  • Author : The Choices Program - Brown University Staff
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 15 March 2016
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September 11, 2001 marked a pivotal moment for many people in the United States. It was also a vital moment for U.S. policy. The U.S. government changed its foreign policy, leading wars in Afghanistan and Iraq that it claimed were necessary to fight terrorism. Changes also took place at home. September 11 created a climate of fear, uncertainty, and religious and racial tensions. The U.S. government passed laws and developed programs that it argued were necessary to protect security but

Responding to Terrorism

Responding to Terrorism
  • Author : Ian Greaves,Paul Hunt
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 21 June 2021
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Mounting an effective response to a terrorist attack or, just as importantly, managing a possible terrorist incident, is the direct professional responsibility of community physicians, occupational health physicians, accident and emergency staff, general practitioners and doctors in the Armed Forces. This handbook offers such professionals a broad range of clinically relevant information in an immediately accessible format. It collects together data, which is not available in any one other volume, and presents it in a balanced and objective way, while

Responding to Terrorism in South Asia

Responding to Terrorism in South Asia
  • Author : S. D. Muni
  • Publisher : Manohar Publishers and Distributors
  • Release : 21 June 2021
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Published in association with Regional Centre for Strategic Studies, Colombo Even though South Asia had a long and diverse experience of dealing with terrorism, post 9/11 a sense of urgency and seriousness has been reinforced with regard to it at the global level. The focus in this timely volume is on the strategic evolved by the South Asian states in responding to the challenge of terrorism. It is inevitable, however, that while looking at the strategies, essential characteristics of terrorism are

Preparing for the Psychological Consequences of Terrorism

Preparing for the Psychological Consequences of Terrorism
  • Author : Institute of Medicine,Board on Neuroscience and Behavioral Health,Committee on Responding to the Psychological Consequences of Terrorism
  • Publisher : National Academies Press
  • Release : 26 August 2003
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The Oklahoma City bombing, intentional crashing of airliners on September 11, 2001, and anthrax attacks in the fall of 2001 have made Americans acutely aware of the impacts of terrorism. These events and continued threats of terrorism have raised questions about the impact on the psychological health of the nation and how well the public health infrastructure is able to meet the psychological needs that will likely result. Preparing for the Psychological Consequences of Terrorism highlights some of the critical issues in responding

Understanding and Responding to Terrorism

Understanding and Responding to Terrorism
  • Author : Huseyin Durmaz,Bilal Sevinc,Ahmet Sait Yayla,Siddik Ekici
  • Publisher : IOS Press
  • Release : 21 June 2021
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" This publication concerns three main topics: - Dynamics of effective international cooperation against terrorism: Facilitators and barriers; - Law enforcement response to terrorism in different countries and regions; - Emergency management lessons for Homeland Security. On the first topic on the role of international organizations, the barriers for cooperation and their solutions are explored. With respect to the second topic, several countrys legislative efforts against terrorism, the level of terrorism, experienced threat, and how law enforcement agencies fight terrorism in

Community Preparedness and Response to Terrorism: The terrorist threat and community response

Community Preparedness and Response to Terrorism: The terrorist threat and community response
  • Author : James A. Johnson,Mark A. Cwiek
  • Publisher : Greenwood Publishing Group
  • Release : 21 June 2021
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What can we do to protect ourselves from a terrorist attack, and how can communities respond most effectively when the unthinkable happens? The next large-scale terrorist attack on the United States could be carried out using any number of agents and delivery methods, including anthrax, smallpox, the water system, the agriculture industry; threats to bridges, tunnels, trains, airlines, and other transportation systems; suicide bombings in crowded cities, convention centers, and shopping malls; the possibilities are many, but not endless. Local

Responding to Terrorism

Responding to Terrorism
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 21 June 2021
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Addresses the issues arising from the September 11 attacks on the World Trade Center and the Pentagon. Students are drawn into consideration of the changing nature of terrorism, motivations of terrorists, and the implications for U.S. domestic and international policy. Grades 9-12.

Terrorism

Terrorism
  • Author : Richard English
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release : 08 July 2010
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Drawing on a wide range of case studies, Richard English argues that we have as yet failed to understand terrorism properly, and that this is at the root of our disastrous failure to respond effectively to terrorism in the post-9/11 crisis.

Terrorism and the Politics of Response

Terrorism and the Politics of Response
  • Author : Angharad Closs Stephens,Nick Vaughan-Williams
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 30 September 2008
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This inter-disciplinary edited volume critically examines the dynamics of the War on Terror, focusing on the theme of the politics of response. The book explores both how responses to terrorism - by politicians, authorities and the media - legitimise particular forms of sovereign politics, and how terrorism can be understood as a response to global inequalities, colonial and imperial legacies, and the dominant idioms of modern politics. The investigation is made against the backdrop of the 7 July 2005 bombings in London

Terrorism and Weapons of Mass Destruction

Terrorism and Weapons of Mass Destruction
  • Author : Ian Bellany
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 12 December 2007
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There is a widely held belief in the imminent probability of nuclear, chemical, or biological weapons of mass destruction being used by terrorists against civilian targets. This edited volume critically assesses the suggestion that one safeguard against this possibility would be to strengthen existing international prohibitions against state- level acquisition of such weapons. A glimpse of the possible potential of terrorist use of weapons of mass destruction has been seen through the actions of the Tokyo Aum group, and through

Why Terrorism Works

Why Terrorism Works
  • Author : Alan M. Dershowitz
  • Publisher : Yale University Press
  • Release : 01 October 2008
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DIVThe greatest danger facing the world today, says Alan M. Dershowitz, comes from religiously inspired, state sponsored terrorist groups that seek to develop weapons of mass destruction for use against civilian targets. In his newest book, Dershowitz argues passionately and persuasively that global terrorism is a phenomenon largely of our own making and that we must and can take steps to reduce the frequency and severity of terrorist acts. Analyzing recent acts of terrorism and our reaction to them, Dershowitz