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Title: INTERNATIONAL TERRORISM IN ITS HISTORICAL DEPTH AND PRESENT DIMENSION, 1968-1975
Author(s): G BOUTHOL
Corporate Author: US Dept of State
United States of America
Date Published: 1976
Page Count: 36
Sponsoring Agency: US Dept of State
Washington, DC 20520
Publication Number: LS NO 55633
Type: Historical Overview
Format: Document
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: THIS PAPER OFFERS AN OVERVIEW OF TERRORISM, ITS MANIFESTATIONS AND HOW TO FIGHT IT.
Abstract: INTERNATIONAL TERRORISM IS NOTHING NEW, THE AUTHOR POINTS OUT. HOWEVER, THERE HAS BEEN A STEP-UP IN TERRORIST ACTIVITY IN RECENT YEARS. THIS PAPER TRACES THE PATTERNS OF TERRORISM. SOME OF THESE INCLUDE TERRORISM BY AUTHORITY, CIVIL WAR TERRORISM, AND SUBVERSIVE TERRORISM. THE IMPACT OF TERRORISM IS EXAMINED, AS WELL AS THE PSYCHOLOGY AND MENTALITY OF THE TERRORIST. THE DIMENSIONS, PLACE, AND CHARACTERISTICS OF MODERN TERRORISM ARE EXPLORED....BDS
Index Term(s): Attitudes toward authority; Counter-terrorism tactics; International terrorism; Political offenders; Revolutionary or terrorist groups; Terrorist profiles
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