Military, Strategic & Security Studies: Terrorism & Political Violence

  • Terrorism in the Twenty-First Century book cover

    Terrorism in the Twenty-First Century

    8th Edition

    By Cynthia C. Combs

    Terrorism in the Twenty-First Century helps readers understand terrorism, responses to it, and current trends that affect the future of this phenomenon. Putting terrorism into historical perspective and analyzing it as a form of political violence, this text presents the most essential concepts,…

    Paperback – 2017-11-24 
    Routledge

  • Emotions, Politics and War book cover

    Emotions, Politics and War

    Edited by Linda Åhäll, Thomas Gregory

    A growing number of scholars have sought to re-centre emotions in our study of international politics, however an overarching book on how emotions matter to the study of politics and war is yet to be published. This volume is aimed at filling that gap, proceeding from the assumption…

    Paperback – 2017-11-09 
    Routledge
    Interventions

  • Genocide, Geopolitics and Transnational Networks: Con-textualising the destruction of the Unión Patriótica in Colombia book cover

    Genocide, Geopolitics and Transnational Networks

    Con-textualising the destruction of the Unión Patriótica in Colombia

    By Andrei Gomez-Suarez

    This volume seeks to uncover and discuss the links between genocide, geopolitics and transnational networks. By studying the destruction of the Union Patrotica (UP) in Colombia - a process usually regarded as one of the extreme by-products of the Colombian armed conflict- through the lens of…

    Paperback – 2017-11-09 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Global and Transnational Politics

  • Sexing War/Policing Gender: Motherhood, myth and women’s political violence book cover

    Sexing War/Policing Gender

    Motherhood, myth and women’s political violence

    By Linda Åhäll

    Historically, there has been reluctance, from mainstream IR scholars as well as feminists, to seriously engage with women’s agency in warfare. Instead, scholarship has tended to focus on women’s activism for peace or to ignore women’s agency altogether. This book rectifies this omission by…

    Paperback – 2017-11-09 
    Routledge
    Popular Culture and World Politics

  • Psychological Aspects of Crisis Negotiation book cover

    Psychological Aspects of Crisis Negotiation

    3rd Edition

    By Thomas Strentz

    Psychological Aspects of Crisis Negotiation, Third Edition, explores the methods and strategies for confronting the nine types of subjects typically encountered in hostage/suicide sieges by correctional staff and law enforcement crisis negotiators. Strentz, an experienced negotiator who designed…

    Paperback – 2017-11-08 
    CRC Press

  • Jewish Identities in Contemporary Europe book cover

    Jewish Identities in Contemporary Europe

    Edited by Andrea Reiter, Lucille Cairns

    Providing an assessment of Jewish identity, this volume presents critical engagements with a number of Jewish writers and filmmakers from a variety of European countries, including Austria, France, Germany, Poland, and the UK. The novels and films discussed explore the meaning of being Jewish in…

    Paperback – 2017-11-05 
    Routledge

  • Suicide Protest in South Asia: Consumed by Commitment book cover

    Suicide Protest in South Asia

    Consumed by Commitment

    By Simanti Lahiri

    The radical act of suicide protest is undertaken by social movement participants in order to demand a particular previously articulated political outcome. This book examines the history and impact of suicide protest, which has been increasingly used as a protest tactic since World War II, adding to…

    Paperback – 2017-11-02 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in South Asian Studies

  • Networked Insurgencies and Foreign Fighters in Eurasia book cover

    Networked Insurgencies and Foreign Fighters in Eurasia

    Edited by Jean-Francois Ratelle, Laurence Broers

    Recent wars in Eurasia have foregrounded the flows of foreign fighters between distinct insurgent battlefronts. Since 2011 thousands of individuals have travelled from the Caucasus and Central Asia to fight in Syria and Iraq. Caucasians have also appeared in the fighting that followed Ukraine’s…

    Hardback – 2017-11-01 
    Routledge

  • Neoliberalism and Terror: Critical Engagements book cover

    Neoliberalism and Terror

    Critical Engagements

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

    Terrorism and neoliberalism are connected in multiple, complex, and often camouflaged ways. This book offers a critical exploration of some of the intersections between the two, drawing on a wide range of case studies from the United States, United Kingdom, Brazil, and the European Union.…

    Paperback – 2017-10-24 
    Routledge

  • Small Wars and Insurgencies in Theory and Practice, 1500-1850 book cover

    Small Wars and Insurgencies in Theory and Practice, 1500-1850

    Edited by Beatrice Heuser

    In early modern times, warfare in Europe took on many diverse and overlapping forms. Our modern notions of ‘regular’ and ‘irregular’ warfare, of ‘major war’ and ‘small war’, have their roots in much greater diversity than such binary notions allow for. While insurgencies go back to time immemorial,…

    Paperback – 2017-10-24 
    Routledge

  • Shared Experiences of Mass Shootings: A Comparative Perspective on the Aftermath book cover

    Shared Experiences of Mass Shootings

    A Comparative Perspective on the Aftermath

    By Johanna Nurmi

    Mass violence and terrorism are a salient phenomenon in the late modern society, showing no sign of decline. Proactive results from the long, ongoing debate of how to address these issues are therefore increasingly necessary – not just in the context of prevention, but also in the context of the…

    Hardback – 2017-10-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • Victims and Perpetrators of Terrorism: Exploring Identities, Roles and Narratives book cover

    Victims and Perpetrators of Terrorism

    Exploring Identities, Roles and Narratives

    Edited by Orla Lynch, Javier Argomaniz

    This volume examines how both victims and perpetrators of terrorism are relevant to our understanding of political violence. While the perpetrators of political violence have been the subject of significant academic research, victims of terrorism and political violence have rarely featured in this…

    Hardback – 2017-10-20 
    Routledge
    Contemporary Terrorism Studies

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