Terrorism & Political Violence Products

  • Terrorist Histories

    Individuals and Political Violence since the 19th Century

    By Caoimhe Nic Dhibhid

    This book addresses provides a series of in-depth portraits of men and women who have been labelled ‘terrorists’, from the 19th, 20th and 21st centuries. Bridging historical methodologies and theoretical approaches to terrorism studies, it seeks to contribute to the developing…

    Hardback – 2016-10-19 
    Routledge
    Political Violence

  • Digital Media and Reporting Conflict

    Blogging and the BBC’s Coverage of War and Terrorism

    By Daniel Bennett

    This book explores the impact of new forms of online reporting on the BBC’s coverage of war and terrorism. Informed by the views of over 100 BBC staff at all levels of the corporation, Bennett captures journalists’ shifting attitudes towards blogs and internet sources used to cover wars and other…

    Paperback – 2016-10-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Journalism

  • Political and Humanitarian Responses to Syrian Displacement

    By Sarah Deardorff Miller

    This book examines Syrian displacement since the start of the 2011 conflict. It considers how neighboring refugee-hosting states--namely Jordan, Turkey and Lebanon--have responded to Syrian refugees, as well as how the international humanitarian community has assisted and protected refugees and…

    Hardback – 2016-10-14 
    Routledge

  • Social Movement De-Radicalisation and the Decline of Terrorism

    The Morphogenesis of the Irish Republican Movement

    By Gordon Clubb

    By drawing on social movement theories, this book explains how terrorist movements decline, using the case of Irish Republicanism. The continuity of terrorism and political violence from generation to generation demonstrates the need to go beyond a focus on groups or individuals in order to…

    Hardback – 2016-10-11 
    Routledge
    Contemporary Terrorism Studies

  • Challenges of Constructing Legitimacy in Peacebuilding

    Afghanistan, Iraq, Sierra Leone, and East Timor

    By Daisaku Higashi

    Peacebuilding is a critical issue in world politics. Surprisingly, however, there has not been a full examination of concrete policies and implementation strategies to generate legitimacy in "host states" by either international relations (IR) theorists or practitioners. The objective of this book…

    Paperback – 2016-09-28 
    Routledge
    Global Institutions

  • Russia's Securitization of Chechnya

    How War Became Acceptable

    By Julie Wilhelmsen

    This book provides an in-depth analysis of how mobilization and legitimation for war are made possible, with a focus on Russia's conflict with Chechnya. Through which processes do leaders and their publics come to define and accept certain conflicts as difficult to engage in, and others as logical,…

    Hardback – 2016-09-21 
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Terrorism Studies

  • The International Anarchist Movement in Late Victorian London (RLE: Terrorism and Insurgency)

    By Hermia Oliver

    This book traces the history of the London anarchist movement and stress the complex network continuing to link it closely with European countries and North America. At the time of original publication in 1983, fresh biographical material concerning the chief British converts, threw new light on…

    Paperback – 2016-09-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Terrorism and Insurgency

  • Counter-Radicalisation

    Critical Perspectives

    Edited by Christopher Baker-Beall, Charlotte Heath-Kelly, Lee Jarvis

    This book offers a wide-ranging and critical examination of recent counter-radicalisation policies, using case studies from several countries. Counter-radicalisation policies, such as the UK ‘Prevent’ strategy, have been highly controversial and increasingly criticised since their introduction. In…

    Paperback – 2016-09-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Terrorism Studies

  • Terrorism Online

    Politics, Law and Technology

    By Lee Jarvis, Stuart MacDonald, Thomas M. Chen

    This book investigates the intersection of terrorism, digital technologies and cyberspace. The evolving field of cyber-terrorism research is dominated by single-perspective, technological, political, or sociological texts. In contrast, Terrorism Online uses a multi-disciplinary framework to…

    Paperback – 2016-08-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Conflict, Security and Technology

  • Critical Perspectives on Counter-terrorism

    Edited by Lee Jarvis, Michael Lister

    This volume examines the rationale, effectiveness and consequences of counter terrorism practices from a range of perspectives and cases. The book critically interrogates contemporary counter-terrorism powers from military campaigns and repression through to the prosecution of terrorist suspects,…

    Paperback – 2016-08-13 
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Terrorism Studies

  • Lone-Actor Terrorists

    A behavioural analysis

    By Paul Gill

    This book provides the first empirical analysis of lone-actor terrorist behaviour. Based upon a unique dataset of 111 lone actors that catalogues the life span of the individual’s development, the book contains important insights into what an analysis of their behaviours might imply for practical…

    Paperback – 2016-08-13 
    Routledge
    Political Violence

  • Al Qaeda’s Global Crisis

    The Islamic State, Takfir and the Genocide of Muslims

    By V. G. Julie Rajan

    This book focuses on the crises facing Al Qaeda and how the mass killing of Muslims is challenging its credibility as a leader among Islamist jihadist organizations. The book argues that these crises are directly related to Al Qaeda’s affiliation with the extreme violence employed against Muslims…

    Paperback – 2016-08-13 
    Routledge
    Contemporary Terrorism Studies

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