Military, Strategic & Security Studies: Terrorism & Political Violence

  • The Economics of Terrorism book cover

    The Economics of Terrorism

    1st Edition

    By Peter J. Phillips

    Brutality is the defining characteristic of terrorism. It is despairing to learn that this brutality is the outcome of purposeful, rational, human behaviour. In this purposefulness, however, there lies the key to the interpretation, explanation and understanding of terrorist behaviour. Ultimately,…

    Paperback – 2017-06-29
    Routledge

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

    Critical Terrorism Studies since 11 September 2001

    What Has Been Learned?, 1st Edition

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

    Paperback – 2017-06-16
    Routledge

  • EU Counter-Terrorism and Intelligence: A Critical Assessment book cover

    EU Counter-Terrorism and Intelligence

    A Critical Assessment, 1st Edition

    Edited by Javier Argomaniz, Oldrich Bures, Christian Kaunert

    The Treaty on the European Union stipulates that one of the key objectives of the Union is to provide citizens with a high level of safety within an Area of Freedom, Security and Justice. Given that the fight against terrorism is a prominent aspect of this general objective, it is remarkable that,…

    Paperback – 2017-06-16
    Routledge

  • Hamas, Jihad and Popular Legitimacy: Reinterpreting Resistance in Palestine book cover

    Hamas, Jihad and Popular Legitimacy

    Reinterpreting Resistance in Palestine, 1st Edition

    By Tristan Dunning

    This book investigates the many faces of Hamas and examines its ongoing evolution as a resistance organisation in the context of the Israel/Palestine conflict. Specifically, the work interrogates Hamas’ interpretation, reinterpretation and application of the twin concepts of muqawama (resistance)…

    Paperback – 2017-06-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Terrorism Studies

  • Hamas, Popular Support and War in the Middle East: Insurgency in the Holy Land book cover

    Hamas, Popular Support and War in the Middle East

    Insurgency in the Holy Land, 1st Edition

    By Richard Davis

    This book offers a new understanding of the nature of power-seeking insurgent groups by empirically examining the use of violence by Hamas in the Palestinian-Israeli Conflict. Though Hamas has learned to ride the tides of popular support, it remains suspended between its quest to achieve the values…

    Paperback – 2017-06-16
    Routledge
    Contemporary Terrorism Studies

  • Understanding Lone Actor Terrorism: Past Experience, Future Outlook, and Response Strategies book cover

    Understanding Lone Actor Terrorism

    Past Experience, Future Outlook, and Response Strategies, 1st Edition

    Edited by Michael Fredholm

    This volume examines the lone actor terrorist phenomenon, including the larger societal trends which may or may not have led to their acts of terrorism. With lone actor terrorism becoming an increasingly common threat, the contributors to this volume aim to answer the following questions: What…

    Paperback – 2017-06-16
    Routledge
    Contemporary Terrorism Studies

  • Nuclear Terrorism: Countering the Threat book cover

    Nuclear Terrorism

    Countering the Threat, 1st Edition

    Edited by Brecht Volders, Tom Sauer

    This volume aims to improve understanding of nuclear security and the prevention of nuclear terrorism. Nuclear terrorism is perceived as one of the most immediate and extreme threats to global security today. While the international community has made important progress in securing fissile…

    Paperback – 2017-06-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Global Security Studies

  • Building Security in Post-Conflict States: The Domestic Consequences of Security Sector Reform book cover

    Building Security in Post-Conflict States

    The Domestic Consequences of Security Sector Reform, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ursula Schroeder, Fairlie Chappuis

    Support for security and justice institutions has become a crucial instrument of international engagement in fragile and conflict-affected states. In attempts to shore up security as a precondition for sustainable peace, international actors have become deeply engaged in reforming the security…

    Paperback – 2017-06-07
    Routledge

  • Criminology Theory and Terrorism: New Applications and Approaches book cover

    Criminology Theory and Terrorism

    New Applications and Approaches, 1st Edition

    Edited by Joshua D. Freilich, Gary LaFree

    Although there has been an increase in research on terrorism across the social and behavioural sciences in the past few decades, until recently most of this work has originated from political science, psychology or economics. Therefore, our focus in this book on criminological conceptual frameworks…

    Paperback – 2017-06-07
    Routledge

  • Defense Spending, Natural Resources, and Conflict book cover

    Defense Spending, Natural Resources, and Conflict

    1st Edition

    Edited by Christos Kollias, Hamid E. Ali

    This book is an intellectual contribution of policy scientists and researchers from different academic institutions in different parts of the world. The Arab Spring, the rise of ISIS and terrorism ignite the debate on studying conflict and natural resources. Uniquely, the book discusses the…

    Paperback – 2017-06-07
    Routledge

  • Land, Indigenous Peoples and Conflict book cover

    Land, Indigenous Peoples and Conflict

    1st Edition

    Edited by Alan C. Tidwell, Barry Scott Zellen

    Land, Indigenous Peoples and Conflict presents an original comparative study of indigenous land and property rights worldwide. The book explores how the ongoing constitutional, legal and political integration of indigenous peoples into contemporary society has impacted on indigenous institutions…

    Paperback – 2017-06-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Complex Real Property Rights Series

  • Criminals and Terrorists in Partnership: Unholy Alliance book cover

    Criminals and Terrorists in Partnership

    Unholy Alliance, 1st Edition

    Edited by Helena Carrapico, Daniela Irrera, Bill Tupman

    The nexus between terrorism and organised crime consists of a strategic alliance between two non-state actors who are able to exploit illegal markets, threaten the security of individuals, and influence policy-making on a global level. Recent Europol reports have pointed towards the importance of…

    Paperback – 2017-06-07
    Routledge

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