Terrorism & Political Violence Products

  • Theories of Terrorism

    An Introduction

    By Daniela Pisoiu, Sandra Hain

    This new textbook provides students with a multidisciplinary theoretical and methodological introduction to terrorism studies. The book identifies the main theories proposed in the field of terrorism studies as they relate to several issues: why and how individuals and organizations get…

    Paperback – 2017-09-29 

  • Torture and Peacebuilding in Indonesia

    The Case of Papua

    By Budi Hernawan

    State-sponsored torture and peacebuilding encapsulate the essence of many of the current conflicts in Indonesia. Papua in particular provides a thought-provoking example of the intricacy and complexity of building peace amidst enduring conflict and violence. This book examines the complex power…

    Hardback – 2017-09-29 
    Routledge Contemporary Southeast Asia Series

  • US Foreign Policy in The Horn of Africa

    From Colonialism to Terrorism

    By Donna Rose Jackson

    Examining American foreign policy towards the Horn of Africa between 1945 and 1991, this book uses Ethiopia and Somalia as case studies to offer an evaluation of the decision-making process during the Cold War, and consider the impact that these decisions had upon subsequent developments both…

    Hardback – 2017-09-29 
    Routledge Studies in US Foreign Policy

  • The Darkest Sides of Politics, Vol 1

    Postwar Fascism, Covert Operations, and Terrorism

    By Jeffrey M Bale

    This book examines a wide array of phenomena that arguably constitute the most noxious, extreme, terrifying, murderous, secretive, authoritarian, and/or anti-democratic aspects of national and international politics. Scholars should not ignore these "dark sides" of politics, however unpleasant they…

    Paperback – 2017-09-26 
    Extremism and Democracy

  • New Directions in the Sociology of Human Rights

    Edited by Patricia Hynes, Michele Lamb, Damien Short, Matthew Waites

    New Directions in the Sociology of Human Rights is a contribution to both sociology and to human rights research, particularly where these are directed towards challenging power relations and inequalities in contemporary societies. It expands and develops the sociology of human rights as a…

    Paperback – 2017-09-24 

  • Transnational Organized Crime and Jihadist Terrorism

    Russian-Speaking Networks in Western Europe

    By Michael Fredholm

    This book describes and analyzes the convergence of transnational organized crime and jihadist terrorism that has taken place within Russian-speaking social networks in Western Europe. Studies have shown that while under certain circumstances links between criminal organizations and terrorist…

    Hardback – 2017-09-21 
    Contemporary Terrorism Studies

  • The Freedom Fighter

    A Terrorist's Own Story

    By Murat Haner

    The ability of terrorist groups to inflict death and destruction has markedly increased with technological advances in the areas of communication, transportation, and weapon capability. Using these new tools and networks, terrorists now seek to inflict mass casualties worldwide. Given these…

    Paperback – 2017-09-21 

  • Last Lectures on the Prevention and Intervention of Genocide

    Edited by Samuel Totten

    Last Lectures: The Prevention/Intervention of Genocide is an innovative collection of hypothetical ‘last lectures’ by some of the many top scholars and practitioners across the globe in the fields of human rights and genocide studies. Each lecture purportedly constitutes the last thing the…

    Hardback – 2017-09-15 
    Routledge Studies in Genocide and Crimes against Humanity

  • Counter-Insurgency in Nigeria

    The Military and Operations against Boko Haram, 2011-17

    By Akali Omeni

    This book offers a detailed examination of the counterinsurgency operations undertaken by the Nigerian military against Boko Haram between 2011 and 2017. Based on extensive fieldwork conducted with military units in Nigeria, the book has two main aims. First, it seeks to provide an understanding…

    Hardback – 2017-09-15 
    Studies in Insurgency, Counterinsurgency and National Security

  • Education, Security and Intelligence Studies

    Edited by Liam Gearon

    With intensified threats to global security from international terrorism worldwide, education systems themselves face these same unprecedented security threats. Schools and universities have become marked loci of interest for the monitoring of extremism and counter-terrorism by security and…

    Hardback – 2017-09-13 

  • Jihadist Insurgent Movements

    Edited by Paul B. Rich, Richard Burchill

    This path-breaking collection of papers examines the phenomenon of jihadist insurgent movements in the Middle East and North, East and West Africa. It argues that military and strategic analysts have paid insufficient attention to the phenomenon of jihadism in insurgent movements, partly due to a…

    Hardback – 2017-08-24 

  • International Mediation in a Fragile World

    Edited by David Carment, Evan Hoffman

    Peacemaking, or the practice of resolving wars and violent conflict through mediation, is one of the most essential ways to create global peace, stability and security. Long practiced by the great powers in their efforts to prevent regional disputes from escalating out of control and by the UN…

    Hardback – 2017-08-22 

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