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Inside terrorism

Author: Bruce Hoffman
Publisher: New York : Columbia University Press, ©1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Are religious terrorist groups more likely than secular groups to use weapons of mass destruction? How do the media at once promote and combat terrorist attacks? How has terrorism evolved into a multimillion-dollar operation in the Middle East? Bruce Hoffman addresses these questions as he describes the changing face of terrorism, probing the new adversaries, new motivations, and new methods that have surfaced in  Read more...
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Bruce Hoffman
ISBN: 0231114680 9780231114684 0231114699 9780231114691
OCLC Number: 39085494
Description: 288 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Defining terrorism --
The post-colonial era: ethno-nationalist/separatist terrorism --
The internationalization of terrorism --
Religion and terrorism --
Terrorism, the media and public opinion --
The modern terrorist mindset: tactics, targets, and technologies --
Terrorism today and tomorrow.
Responsibility: Bruce Hoffman.
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A timely and fascinating exploration of the future of world terrorism analyzes the violent potential of different groups, discussing important concerns about the new methods and justifications of  Read more...

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