Terrorism: The fourth or religious wave
This collection takes a historical approach in reprinting essential scholarship and source materials on the history of modern rebel or non-state terror.
The four volumes are arranged around the four distinct "waves" of terrorism.
Each wave is characterized by distinctive features, most specifically, purposes, organizational forms and tactics, which in turn shape the relationship between terrorist groups with each other as well as on a national and international level. In addition to articles in academic journals, the collection also includes discussions by participants in each wave as well as statements by participating groups and government documents. Principle events in terrorist history also receive special attention; for example, the first terrorist act, the assassination that provoked World War I and the 9/11 attacks on the US.
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Cultural narrative and the motivation of the terrorist
Why is America the primary target? Terrorism as globalized
Introduction to Jihad
the domestication of policymaking
Terrorism and the media
Suicide attacks or martyrdom operations in contemporary
The strategic logic of suicide terrorism
public support market share
Declaration of war against the Americans occupying
Jihad against Jews and Crusaders
Joining the jihad
We have some planes
Southeast Asia as the second front in the war against
Stumbling into the Islamic world
The nature and use of intelligence and terrorism
The laws of war
Aum Shinrikyô and the road
Lone operators and weapons of mass destruction
the limits of homeland
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