Military, Strategic & Security Studies: Terrorism & Political Violence

  • Reintegrating Jihadist Extremist Detainees

    Helping Extremist Offenders Back into Society

    By Daan Weggemans, Beatrice de Graaf

    This book seeks to understand the processes of reintegration of former Jihadist detainees, as well as the role that the police and other frontline professionals play in this process. Over the past few decades the number of people who have been detained under the suspicion of terrorist activities…

    Hardback – 2017-07-06 
    Routledge
    Contemporary Terrorism Studies

  • Terrorism and Policy Relevance

    Critical Perspectives

    Edited by James Fitzgerald, Nadya Ali, Megan A Armstrong

    This book explores the interrelationship between terrorism and policy relevance from a range of critical perspectives. In particular, it questions the politics of policy-relevance; that is, it interrogates how epistemological and practical pressures to produce "policy-relevant" research shapes…

    Hardback – 2017-07-04 
    Routledge

  • Gender, Orientalism, and the ‘War on Terror': Representation, Discourse, and Intervention in Global Politics book cover

    Gender, Orientalism, and the ‘War on Terror'

    Representation, Discourse, and Intervention in Global Politics

    By Maryam Khalid

    This book offers an accessible and timely analysis of the ‘War on Terror’, based on an innovative approach to a broad range of theoretical and empirical research. It uses ‘gendered orientalism’ as a lens through which to read the relationship between the George W. Bush administration, gendered and…

    Hardback – 2017-06-09 
    Routledge
    Postcolonial Politics

  • Critical Terrorism Studies since 11 September 2001: What Has Been Learned? book cover

    Critical Terrorism Studies since 11 September 2001

    What Has Been Learned?

    Edited by David Miller, Jessie Blackbourn, Helen Dexter, Rani Dhanda

    Paperback – 2017-06-09 
    Routledge

  • 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 – 2017-06-06 
    Routledge

  • Trust and Terror: Social Capital and the Use of Terrorism as a Tool of Resistance book cover

    Trust and Terror

    Social Capital and the Use of Terrorism as a Tool of Resistance

    By Ammar Shamaileh

    Why do some individuals choose to protest political grievances via non-violent means, while others take up arms? What role does whom we trust play in how we collectively act? This book explores these questions by delving into the relationship between interpersonal trust and the nature of the…

    Hardback – 2017-05-22 
    Routledge
    Conceptualising Comparative Politics

  • Disengaging from Terrorism – Lessons from the Turkish Penitents book cover

    Disengaging from Terrorism – Lessons from the Turkish Penitents

    By Kamil Yılmaz

    This book presents an in-depth case study of thirteen individuals who moved away from terrorist activity in Turkey. Setting their life stories in the context of political violence in support of Kurdish independence and a leftist revolution, and the response of the Turkish state, the book examines…

    Paperback – 2017-05-10 
    Routledge
    Routledge Transnational Crime and Corruption

  • Government and Politics in Sri Lanka: Biopolitics and Security book cover

    Government and Politics in Sri Lanka

    Biopolitics and Security

    By Ayshwarya Rajith Sriskanda Rajah

    The island of Sri Lanka (formerly Ceylon) was one of the few Asian colonies in which the British Empire experimented liberal state-building in the nineteenth century, and where many British colonial officials predicted that the independent state would become a liberal democratic success story. Sri…

    Hardback – 2017-05-05 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in South Asian Politics

  • Homeland Security and Criminal Justice: Five Years After 9/11 book cover

    Homeland Security and Criminal Justice

    Five Years After 9/11

    Edited by Everette B. Penn

    No event has shaped international events of recent years more than the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001. Tragically, less than four years later, Hurricane Katrina devastated the Gulf Coast. In less than five years, the United States has experienced its worst terrorist attack and worst…

    Paperback – 2017-04-30 
    Routledge

  • Understanding Boko Haram: Terrorism and Insurgency in Africa book cover

    Understanding Boko Haram

    Terrorism and Insurgency in Africa

    Edited by James J. Hentz, Hussein Solomon

    The primary objective of this book is to understand the nature of the Boko Haram insurgency in northeast Nigeria. Boko Haram’s goal of an Islamic Caliphate, starting in the Borno State in the North East that will eventually cover the areas of the former Kanem-Borno Empire, is a rejection of the…

    Hardback – 2017-04-25 
    Routledge
    Contemporary Terrorism Studies

  • Lone Wolf and Autonomous Cell Terrorism book cover

    Lone Wolf and Autonomous Cell Terrorism

    Edited by Jeffrey Kaplan, Heléne Lööw, Leena Malkki

    President Obama has declared that the greatest terrorist threat which America faces is attacks by lone wolf terrorists. This volume expands the lone wolf rubric to include autonomous cells: small groups of terrorists who cooperate, but operate independently. The challenge presented by lone wolves…

    Paperback – 2017-03-31 
    Routledge

  • Putting security governance to the test book cover

    Putting security governance to the test

    Edited by Hans-Georg Ehrhart, Hendrik Hegemann, Martin Kahl

    Recent debates in security policy have highlighted trends towards fragmentation, informalisation and privatisation in the diverse field of security policy, with its increasingly transnational security risks. In this context, the concept of security governance has risen to prominence and has…

    Paperback – 2017-03-31 
    Routledge

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