1st Edition

State Support Of International Terrorism Legal, Political, And Economic Dimensions

By John F. Murphy Copyright 1990

    This book focuses on individuals' acts perceived as international terrorism and on states' acts perceived as state support, emphasising on the legal aspects of military responses and discussing political, economic, and cultural dimensions as they bear on the feasibility of the possible response.

    Introduction -- “International Terrorism”: The Definitional Quagmire -- “State Support” and “State Sponsorship” of International Terrorism: The Legal Framework -- Intelligence and State Support of International Terrorism -- Quiet Diplomacy, Public Protest, and International and Transnational Claims -- Economic Sanctions -- The Use of Armed Force -- Some Concluding Notes


    John F. Murphy