The CRC Press Terrorism Reader assembles the insight of an unrivaled pool of author experts to provide the ultimate comprehensive resource on terrorism. With information drawn from premier titles in the CRC Press collection, the book begins by discussing the origins and definitions of terrorism as well as its motivations and psychology. It goes on
Terrorism and Terrorism History. Definitions and Origins of Terrorism. Motivations of Terrorists and the Psychology of Terrorism. International and Domestic Terrorism. Terrorist Tactics, Terrorist Capabilities. Terrorist Organizations and Cells. Terrorist Planning, Surveillance, Targeting, and Operations. WMD and CBRN. Terrorist Funding. Terrorism Preparedness, Terrorism Response.Homeland Security. Mitigating Terrorism. Deterring Terrorism. Intelligence-Driven Counterterrorism. Regional Focus on Terrorism. The Terrorist Threat in Latin America. Terrorism in the European Union: The Case of Germany. Border Security in the Middle East: The Case of Iran. Terrorism in Asia: The Case of the Philippines. Emerging Issues and the Future of Terrorism. The Arab Spring and Subsequent Effects. Suicide Bombings: The Ultimate Tool of Terrorism. The Crime-Terror Nexus. Critical Infrastructure Protection. Technology, Terrorism, and Counterterrorism. Appendix A: Glossary of Global Terrorist Groups. Appendix B: US/Domestic-Based Terrorist Organizations. Appendix C: Foreign Terrorist Organizations. Index.