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NCJ Number: 44307 Find in a Library
Title: TERRORISM - INTERDISCIPLINARY PERSPECTIVIES
Editor(s): Y ALEXANDER; S M FINGER
Date Published: 1977
Page Count: 393
Sponsoring Agency: John Jay Press
New York, NY 10019
Sale Source: John Jay Press
444 West 56th Street
New York, NY 10019
United States of America
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: THIS COLLECTION OF ESSAYS PRESENTS DISCUSSION BY VARIOUS DISCIPLINES ON THE MEANING, CAUSES, CONSEQUENCES, AND CONTROL OF ALL FORMS OF TERRORIST ACTION.
Abstract: DISCUSSIONS COVER DEFINITIONAL AND HISTORICAL PERSPECTIVES, AS WELL AS POLITICAL AND STRATEGIC PERSPECTIVES. TERRORISM IS EXAMINED FROM THE LEGAL ANGLE, AND EXPLORED IN THE CONTEXT OF THE MEDIA. TERRORISM IS ALSO DISCUSSED IN TERMS OF CURRENT CHALLENGES AND FUTURE IMPLICATIONS. THE TEXT INCLUDES A SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY AND AN INDEX.
Index Term(s): Antiterrorist laws; Revolutionary or terrorist groups; Terrorism/Mass Violence
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