2nd Edition

Dictionary of Terrorism

ISBN 9780415298216
Published November 13, 2003 by Routledge
336 Pages

USD $67.95

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Book Description

Terrorism is one of the primary concerns of the modern world and is increasingly becoming a major factor in all international relations in the 21st century. This revised and updated second edition of a major reference work in the area contains definitions and descriptions of all aspects of terrorism and political violence, including:

* individual terrorists
* terrorist organisations
* terrorist incidents
* countries affected by terrorism
* types of terrorism
* measures against terrorism
* forms of political violence
* history of terrorism
* psychology of terrorism



Richard Thackrah has been writing on terrorism for over twenty years and was a specialist consultant and trainer for the British police on the subject. His books include Terrorism & Unconventional Warfare Explained, 2001.