Responding to Terrorism

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 putting the potential risks into perspective. Responding to Terrorism is also relevant to paramedics and nurses in a wide range of disciplines as well as to members of the emergency services.

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  • Author : Ian Greaves
  • Publisher : Anonim
  • Pages : 413 pages
  • ISBN : 9780080450438
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Responding to Terrorism

Responding to Terrorism
  • Author : Ian Greaves,Paul Hunt
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 02 July 2022
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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

Responding to Terrorism
  • Author : Benjamin Clarke,T Brian Mooney,Dr Robert Imre
  • Publisher : Ashgate Publishing, Ltd.
  • Release : 28 March 2013
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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, Responding to

Making the Nation Safer

Making the Nation Safer
  • Author : National Research Council,Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences,Committee on Science and Technology for Countering Terrorism
  • Publisher : National Academies Press
  • Release : 05 September 2002
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Vulnerabilities abound in U.S. society. The openness and efficiency of our key infrastructures â€" transportation, information and telecommunications systems, health systems, the electric power grid, emergency response units, food and water supplies, and others â€" make them susceptible to terrorist attacks. Making the Nation Safer discusses technical approaches to mitigating these vulnerabilities. A broad range of topics are covered in this book, including: Nuclear and radiological threats, such as improvised nuclear devices and “dirty bombs;†Bioterrorism, medical research, agricultural systems and

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

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

Understanding and Responding to Terrorism

Understanding and Responding to Terrorism
  • Author : Huseyin Durmaz,Bilal Sevinc,Ahmet Sait Yayla,Siddik Ekici
  • Publisher : IOS Press
  • Release : 02 July 2022
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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

Democratic Responses To Terrorism

Democratic Responses To Terrorism
  • Author : Leonard B. Weinberg
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 30 December 2007
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Democratic Responses to Terrorism tackles how to protect democratic societies against terrorist violence while, at the same time, making sure that the steps democracies take to protect themselves do no fundamental harm to the rule of law and the rights of citizens. With a foreword by Fernando Henrique Cardoso, former president of Brazil, the essays here assess such elements as the role of the legal framework, human rights, democracy and civil society, as well as international cooperation. The series explores

Western Responses to Terrorism

Western Responses to Terrorism
  • Author : Ronald D. Crelinsten,Alex P. Schmid
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 12 November 2012
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This volume combines case studies of national responses to terrorism with analyses of conceptual, political, economic and data-collection problems surrounding the control of terrorism in democratic societies over the last 25 years.

Terrorism

Terrorism
  • Author : National Research Council,Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education,Center for Social and Economic Studies,Committee on Science and Technology for Countering Terrorism,Panel on Behavioral, Social, and Institutional Issues
  • Publisher : National Academies Press
  • Release : 20 December 2002
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The events and aftermath of September 11, 2001, profoundly changed the course of history of the nation. They also brought the phenomenon known as terrorism to the forefront of the nation's consciousness. As it became thus focused, the limits of scientific understanding of terrorism and the capacity to develop policies to deal with it became even more evident. The objective of this report is to bring behavioral and social science perspectives to bear on the nature, determinants, and domestic responses to contemporary

Global Responses to Terrorism

Global Responses to Terrorism
  • Author : Mary Buckley,Rick Fawn
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 24 February 2004
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The terrorist attacks of September 11th and more recent atrocities in Russia, Indonesia and Kenya have demonstrated that terrorism now poses the most dangerous threat to stability, democracy and prosperity around the world. This major new book examines how the world has reacted to, and been affected by, the attacks on September 11th, ensuing war in Afghanistan and President George W. Bush's declaration of a 'war on terror' as the 'first war of the 21st century'. The contributions by distinguished

The U.s. Government Response To Terrorism

The U.s. Government Response To Terrorism
  • Author : William R Farrell
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 11 July 2019
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This book examines the organizational problems faced by the U.S. government in developing an effective strategy to counter terrorism and presents a detailed history of U.S. counter-terrorist policy since 1972. Dr. Farrell offers a working definition of terrorism, reviews its international, transnational, nonterritorial, and domestic forms, then focuses on the activities of those U.S. government agencies directly concerned with the prevention or neutralization of terrorism Critical of existing programs and of the fact that counter-terrorist activities seem to

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

Tackling Terrorism in Britain

Tackling Terrorism in Britain
  • Author : Steven Greer
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 15 October 2021
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In September 2001, the world witnessed the horrific events of 9/11. A great deal has happened on the counterterrorist front in the 20 years since. While the terrorist threat has greatly diminished in Northern Ireland, the events of 9/11 and their aftermath have ushered in a new phase for the rest of the UK with some familiar, but also many novel, characteristics. This ambitious study takes stock of counterterrorism in Britain in this anniversary year. Assessing current challenges, and closely mirroring the ‘four Ps’

The Long Shadow of 9/11

The Long Shadow of 9/11
  • Author : Brian Michael Jenkins,John Godges
  • Publisher : Rand Corporation
  • Release : 02 July 2022
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This book provides a multifaceted array of answers to the question, In the ten years since the 9/11 terrorist attacks, how has America responded? In a series of essays, RAND authors lend a farsighted perspective to the national dialogue on 9/11's legacy. The essays assess the military, political, fiscal, social, cultural, psychological, and even moral implications of U.S. policymaking since 9/11. Part One of the book addresses the lessons learned from America's accomplishments and mistakes in its responses to the 9/11 attacks