Military, Strategic & Security Studies: Terrorism & Political Violence

  • Truth, Silence and Violence in Emerging States: Histories of the Unspoken book cover

    Truth, Silence and Violence in Emerging States

    Histories of the Unspoken

    Edited by Aidan Russell

    From the era of decolonisation and through the Cold War, emerging states and the communities they sought to rule were shaped by acts of political violence that functioned within ambiguous regimes of silence: secret assassinations, massacres hidden in plain sight, decades through which public…

    Hardback – 2018-11-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Human Rights

  • Women, Violence, and the Islamic State: Resurrecting the Caliphate through Femicide book cover

    Women, Violence, and the Islamic State

    Resurrecting the Caliphate through Femicide

    By V.G. Julie Rajan

    This book explores the self-proclaimed Islamic State’s (IS) perspectives on and violence against women. Since its inception and subsequent rise to power, the IS has established a reputation of ethnic and religiously motivated intolerance and violence. This book highlights how this also extends to a…

    Hardback – 2018-10-31 
    Routledge
    Contemporary Terrorism Studies

  • Propaganda and the Genocide in Indonesia: Imagined Evil book cover

    Propaganda and the Genocide in Indonesia

    Imagined Evil

    By Saskia E. Wieringa, Nursyahbani Katjasungkana

    In Indonesia, the events of 1st October 1965 were followed by a campaign to annihilate the Communist Party and its alleged sympathisers. It resulted in the murder of an estimate of one million people – a genocide that counts as one of the largest mass murders after WWII – and the incarceration of…

    Hardback – 2018-10-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary Southeast Asia Series

  • Apocalypse, Revolution and Terrorism: From the Sicari to the American Revolt against the Modern World book cover

    Apocalypse, Revolution and Terrorism

    From the Sicari to the American Revolt against the Modern World

    By Jeffrey Kaplan

    This book focuses on religiously driven oppositional violence through the ages. Beginning with the First Century Sicari, it examines the commonalities that link apocalypticism, revolution and terrorism occurring in Judaism, Christianity and Islam past and present. It is divided into two sections,…

    Paperback – 2018-10-14 
    Routledge
    Political Violence

  • Bibliography of Terrorism and Counter-Terrorism book cover

    Bibliography of Terrorism and Counter-Terrorism

    By Joshua Sinai

    This volume is an annotated bibliography of terrorism and counter-terrorism studies.  The book’s objective is, primarily, to provide the terrorism and counterterrorism analytical/academic and operational/government (public policy, intelligence, military and law enforcement) communities with a…

    Hardback – 2018-10-10 
    Routledge
    Contemporary Terrorism Studies

  • 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 – 2018-09-30 
    Routledge

  • Preventing Mass Atrocities: Policies and Practices book cover

    Preventing Mass Atrocities

    Policies and Practices

    Edited by Barbara Harff, Ted Robert Gurr

    What can be done to warn about and organize political action to prevent genocide and mass atrocities? The international contributors to this volume are either experts or practitioners, often both, who have contributed in substantial ways to analyzing high risk situations, recommending preventive…

    Paperback – 2018-09-10 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Genocide and Crimes against Humanity

  • De-Radicalisation in the UK Prevent Strategy: Security, Identity and Religion book cover

    De-Radicalisation in the UK Prevent Strategy

    Security, Identity and Religion

    By M. S. Elshimi

    This book examines de-radicalisation policy in the UK and addresses the contradictions evident in the conceptualisation and practice of de-radicalisation. It explores three main themes that touch upon some of the most pressing issues of our day: security, identity and religion. Situated within the…

    Paperback – 2018-08-28 
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Terrorism Studies

  • Narratives of Political Violence: Life Stories of Former Militants book cover

    Narratives of Political Violence

    Life Stories of Former Militants

    By Raquel da Silva

    An exploration of how political violence is constructed, this book presents the life stories of individuals once committed to political transformation through violent means in Portugal. Challenging simplistic conceptualisations about the actors of violence, this book examines issues of temporality…

    Hardback – 2018-08-16 
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Terrorism Studies

  • Rebels and Legitimacy: Processes and Practices book cover

    Rebels and Legitimacy

    Processes and Practices

    Edited by Isabelle Duyvesteyn

    Legitimacy is generally a term that is associated with the state. The term surfaces when there are problems with state legitimacy, when it is lacking or absent. This present volume attempts to think through the relevance of the concept of legitimacy for other political actors than the state. Rebel…

    Hardback – 2018-08-13 
    Routledge

  • Routledge Handbook of Terrorism and Counterterrorism book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Terrorism and Counterterrorism

    Edited by Andrew Silke

    This new Handbook provides a comprehensive, state-of-the-art overview of current knowledge and debates on terrorism and counterterrorism, as well as providing a benchmark for future research. The attacks of 9/11 and the ‘global war on terror’ and its various legacies have dominated international…

    Hardback – 2018-07-31 
    Routledge

  • Secessionism and Terrorism: Bombs, Blood and Independence in Europe and Eurasia book cover

    Secessionism and Terrorism

    Bombs, Blood and Independence in Europe and Eurasia

    Edited by Glen Duerr

    This book examines secessionist terrorism in a comparative context across Europe and Eurasia. The volume seeks to uncover comparative linkages between terrorism and secessionism; specifically examining terrorist organizations that also have a political goal of independence. It examines a wide…

    Hardback – 2018-07-30 
    Routledge
    Political Violence

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