Terrorism & Political Violence Products

  • Tolerating Terrorism in the West

    An International Study

    Edited by Noemi Gal-Or

    Has terrorism lost the power to shock and appal? Have liberal democracies learned to tolerate terrorism? Using case studies of governments’ and societies’ responses to terrorism, this book, first published in 1991, shows how attitudes towards terrorism have developed. Five western countries with…

    Paperback – 2017-01-31 
    Routledge Revivals

  • A Gendered Approach to the Syrian Refugee Crisis

    Edited by Jane Freedman, Zeynep Kivilcim, Nurcan Özgür Baklacıoğlu

    The refugee crisis that began in 2015 has seen thousands of refugees attempting to reach Europe, principally from Syria. The dangers and difficulties of this journey have been highlighted in the media, as have the political disagreements within Europe over the way to deal with the problem. However,…

    Hardback – 2017-01-30 
    Routledge Studies in Development, Mobilities and Migration

  • Social Networks as the New Frontier of Terrorism


    By Laura Scaife

    Terrorism. Why does this word grab our attention so? Propaganda machines have adopted modern technology as a means to always have their content available. Regardless of the hour or time zone, information is being shared by somebody, somewhere. Social media is a game changer- influencing the way…

    Hardback – 2017-01-25 
    Routledge Research in Information Technology and E-Commerce Law

  • Why Women Rebel

    Understanding Women's Participation in Armed Rebel Groups

    By Alexis Leanna Henshaw

    Why Women Rebel presents a global analysis of the extent to which women are engaged in armed, organized rebellions, and why they choose to join such rebellions. Henshaw has collected and analyzed data on women’s participation in over 70 post-Cold War rebel groups and provides a theoretical analysis…

    Hardback – 2017-01-24 
    Routledge Studies in Gender and Global Politics

  • The Financial War on Terrorism

    A Review of Counter-Terrorist Financing Strategies Since 2001

    By Nicholas Ryder

    On September 11, 2001, 19 terrorists committed the largest and deadliest terrorist attack in the United States of America. The response from the inter-national community, and in particular the US, was swift. President George Bush declared what has commonly been referred to as either the ‘War on…

    Paperback – 2017-01-19 

  • The New Geopolitics of Terror

    Demons and Dragons

    By William Hopkinson, Julian Lindley-French

    The New Geopolitics of Terror examines the impact of global reach terror on states. This book surveys the current crises and tensions in the Middle East, focussing primarily on the upheavals in Syria and Iraq, and the interaction between groups, such as Al Qaeda and ISIS state actors and Western…

    Hardback – 2017-01-03 

  • Contemporary Terror

    Studies in Sub-State Violence

    Edited by David Carlton, Carlo Schaerf

    First published in 1981, this book contains papers on terrorism, presented to the International School on Disarmament and Research on Conflicts (ISODARCO). The subject is a complex one as ‘one man’s terrorist is another man’s freedom-fighter’. No simple solution exist to the threat to domestic and…

    Paperback – 2016-12-21 
    Routledge Revivals

  • Torture and Peacebuilding in Indonesia

    By Budi Hernawan

    This book analyses state-sponsored torture and peacebuilding in Indonesia. It focuses on the case study of Papua, which provides a thought-provoking example of the intricacy and complexity of building peace amidst enduring conflict and violence. The author examines complex power relations that have…

    Hardback – 2016-11-30 
    Routledge Contemporary Southeast Asia Series

  • Understanding Deradicalization

    Methods, Tools and Programs for Countering Violent Extremism

    By Daniel Koehler

    This book provides a comprehensive guide to the different aspects of deradicalization theories, programs and methods. It analyzes the practical and theoretical aspects of deradicalization programs and the methods being employed to bring extremists and terrorist back to a non-violent life. The book…

    Hardback – 2016-11-16 
    Contemporary Terrorism Studies

  • Ending ETA’s Armed Campaign

    How and Why the Basque Armed Group Abandoned Violence

    By Imanol Murua

    This book explains how and why the Basque separatist armed group ETA decided to end its armed campaign against the Spanish state. The ETA’s armed campaign for Basque independence lasted fifty years and led to more than 800 casualties. This book analyzes the factors that led to ETA ending its…

    Hardback – 2016-11-16 
    Routledge Critical Terrorism Studies

  • Understanding Terrorism Innovation and Learning

    Al-Qaeda and Beyond

    Edited by Magnus Ranstorp, Magnus Normark

    This book examines the role of terrorist innovation and learning in theory and practice, and in the context of three specific EU case-studies. It is often said that terrorist groups are relatively conservative in character operating in a technological vacuum – relying almost exclusively on bombs…

    Paperback – 2016-11-07 
    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 – 2016-10-31 
    Routledge Research in Journalism

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