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Arguing Counterterrorism: New perspectives

by Daniela Pisoiu

This book offers a multifaceted, analytical account of counterterrorism argumentative speech.

Traditionally, existing scholarship in this field of research has taken a selective focus on issues and actors, concentrating...


Constructing a Security Community in Southeast Asia: ASEAN and the Problem of Regional Order

by Amitav Acharya

In this third edition of Constructing a Security Community in Southeast Asia, Amitav Acharya offers a comprehensive and critical account of the evolution of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN)...


Is the U.S. Office of Personnel Management Responsible for 9/11? : The American Bureaucracy: A Veteran's Eye-Opening Memoirs

by Dr. Theodore G. Pavlopoulos

Synopsis:

Who is responsibility for the 9/11 attacks?

In his eye-opening book, Dr. Theodore G. Pavlopoulos states that the flawed and oppressive personnel system of the federal government opened us up to the...


The NSA Report: Liberty and Security in a Changing World

by The President's Review Gr Technologies, Richard A. Clarke & Michael J. Morell

"We cannot discount the risk, in light of the lessons of our own history, that at some point in the future, high-level government officials will decide that this massive database of extraordinarily sensitive...


Transforming Violent Political Movements: Rebels today, what tomorrow?

by Kevin E. Grisham

This book explores the factors that influence violent rebellious political organisations to transform into other entities, such as political parties, criminal organisations and terrorist organisations.

From...


The Science and Technology of Counterterrorism: Measuring Physical and Electronic Security Risk

by Carl Young

Scientists with little or no background in security and security professionals with little or no background in science and technology often have difficulty communicating in order to implement the best counterterrorism...


International Law, New Diplomacy and Counterterrorism: An interdisciplinary study of legitimacy

by Steven J. Barela

This interdisciplinary book explores how terrorism is meant to target a government's legitimacy, and advocates for sounder defensive measures when countering international attacks.

The dramatic increase in...


Women and Militant Wars: The politics of injury

by Swati Parashar

This book explores women's militant activities in insurgent wars and seeks to understand what women 'do' in wars.

In International Relations, inter-state conflict, anti-state armed insurgency and armed militancy...


The Benghazi Report: Review of the Terrorist Attacks on U.S. Facilities in Benghazi, Libya, September 11-12, 2012

by Roger Stone & U. S. Senate Select Commit Intelligence

On September 11, 2012, a squad of armed militants in Libya attacked the American diplomatic mission at Benghazi, killing U.S. ambassador J. Christopher Stevens and three other American diplomats. Although the...


Dancing with the Devil: The Perils of Engaging Rogue Regimes

by Michael Rubin

The world has seldom been as dangerous as it is now. Rogue regimes—governments and groups that eschew diplomatic normality, sponsor terrorism, and proliferate nuclear weapons—threaten the United States around...


Prisons, Terrorism and Extremism: Critical Issues in Management, Radicalisation and Reform

by Andrew Silke

This volume provides an overview of intervention and management strategies for dealing with terrorist and extremist offenders in prisons.

The management of terrorist and extremist prisoners has long been recognised...


The Coming Revolution: Struggle for Freedom in the Middle East

by Walid Phares

After the 9/11 Commission concluded in 2004 that the U.S. was engaged in a war with terrorists and never realized it, they reasoned that “a failure of imagination” had prevented us from seeing terrorism...


A World Ignited: How Apostles of Ethnic, Religious, and Racial Hatred Torch the Globe

by Martin Tolchin & Susan J. Tolchin

A World Ignited is about the surge of anger that has swept the world in the last decade, its myriad causes, its toll in lives and human misery. The authors conclude this important and timely book in an upbeat...


Hunting Down Saddam

by Robin Moore

This authoritative and gripping narrative plunges the American public into the real and personal story of the United States forces in Iraq, and their successful maneuvers in capturing one of the most vicious...


States of War since 9/11: Terrorism, Sovereignty and the War on Terror

by Alex Houen

This multidisciplinary edited volume explores how the spread of the 'War on Terror' has entwined matters of state sovereignty and states of war into mutually affecting relations.

Pre-emptive attacks on terrorist...


Ali & Ali: The Deportation Hearings

by Marcus Youssef, Guillermo Verdecchia & Camyar Chai

A satirical take on the "Age of Terrorism," from the perspectives of both Western governments and those accused.


Global Jihad and the Tactic of Terror Abduction: A Comprehensive Review of Islamic Terrorist Organizations

by Shaul Shay

In recent decades, the taking of hostages has proven to be a particularly effective tactic for Islamic terrorist organizations worldwide, including al Qaeda. The global jihad movement regards citizens of foreign...


US-UK Counter-Terrorism after 9/11: A qualitative approach

by Edgar B. Tembo

This book provides a qualitative analysis of post-9/11 counter-terrorism strategy undertaken by the United Kingdom and United States of America.

Since 9/11, both the UK and the U.S have significantly revamped...


South Africa and Contemporary Counterinsurgency: Roots, Practices, Prospects

by Deane-Peter Baker & Solly Shoke

Insurgency and terrorism now top the international security agenda. The South African Army, an important role-player on the African continent, is preparing to assist in the likely future threat environment in...


A Citizen's Guide to Terrorism and Counterterrorism

by Christopher C. Harmon

This Citizen's Guide addresses the public policy issues of terrorism and counterterrorism in the United States after Bin Laden's death. Written for the thinking citizen and student alike, this succinct and up-to-date...