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Terrorism and global disorder : political violence in the contemporary world

Author: Adrian Guelke
Publisher: London : I.B. Tauris, 2006.
Series: International library of war studies, v. 8.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Powerfully argued and thought-provoking, [this book] examines whether the world changed as a result of the events of 11 September 2001. It argues that the significance of the assault on America has been overstated and that terrorism with a global reach is best seen as a consequence of other, more fundamental changes. This author contends that the development and global outreach of terrorism stem from the end of the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Guelke, Adrian.
Terrorism and global disorder.
London : I.B. Tauris, 2006
(DLC) 2006285726
(OCoLC)67873587
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Adrian Guelke
ISBN: 9781429462525 1429462523 185043803X 9781850438038 1850438048 9781850438045 9780857717344 0857717340
OCLC Number: 123195916
Description: 1 online resource (xi, 284 pages)
Contents: A day of infamy --
A clash of civilizations? --
Blowback --
Diversion --
Spoiler violence --
Breakdown --
Revenge and spill over --
A logic of escalation? --
Counter-terrorism --
Peace processes and terrorism --
Injustice and inequality --
Conclusion: terrorism and global disorder.
Series Title: International library of war studies, v. 8.
Responsibility: Adrian Guelke.

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Offers a study of the nature and development of terrorism in the late 20th and early 21st centuries. This book examines if the world changed as a result of the events of 11 September 2001. It argues  Read more...
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