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Routledge Critical Terrorism Studies

Edited by Richard Jackson

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  1. Terrorism, Talking and Transformation

    A Critical Approach

    By Harmonie Toros

    Series: Routledge Critical Terrorism Studies

    Using rare field research, this book investigates whether and how talking may transform terrorist violence. Given the failings of today’s dominant counterterrorism strategy, is talking a viable policy option to transform conflicts marked by terrorist violence? This book examines the reasons why "...

    Published February 16th 2012 by Routledge

  2. State Terrorism and Neoliberalism

    The North in the South

    By Ruth Blakeley

    Series: Routledge Critical Terrorism Studies

    This book explores the complicity of democratic states from the global North in state terrorism in the global South. It evaluates the relationship between the use of state terrorism by Northern liberal democracies and efforts by those states to further incorporate the South into the global...

    Published October 11th 2011 by Routledge

  3. Contemporary State Terrorism

    Theory and Practice

    Edited by Richard Jackson, Eamon Murphy, Scott Poynting

    Series: Routledge Critical Terrorism Studies

    This volume aims to ‘bring the state back into terrorism studies’ and fill the notable gap that currently exists in our understanding of the ways in which states employ terrorism as a political strategy of internal governance or foreign policy. Within this broader context, the volume has a number...

    Published March 23rd 2011 by Routledge

  4. State Violence and Genocide in Latin America

    The Cold War Years

    Edited by Marcia Esparza, Henry R. Huttenbach, Daniel Feierstein

    Series: Routledge Critical Terrorism Studies

    This edited volume explores political violence and genocide in Latin America during the Cold War, examining this in light of the United States’ hegemonic position on the continent. Using case studies based on the regimes of Argentina, Chile, Guatemala, Peru and Uruguay, this book shows how...

    Published March 23rd 2011 by Routledge

  5. Terrorism and the Politics of Response

    Edited by Angharad Closs Stephens, Nick Vaughan-Williams

    Series: Routledge Critical Terrorism Studies

    This inter-disciplinary edited volume critically examines the dynamics of the War on Terror, focusing on the theme of the politics of response. The book explores both how responses to terrorism - by politicians, authorities and the media - legitimise particular forms of sovereign politics, and how...

    Published September 29th 2010 by Routledge

  6. Discourses and Practices of Terrorism

    Interrogating Terror

    Edited by Bob Brecher, Mark Devenney, Aaron Winter

    Series: Routledge Critical Terrorism Studies

    This interdisciplinary book investigates the consequences of the language of terror for our lives in democratic societies. The approach of this book is in direct contrast with those that either view terrorism simplistically, as a clear reality threatening democratic society and thus requiring...

    Published February 8th 2010 by Routledge

  7. Critical Terrorism Studies

    A New Research Agenda

    Edited by Richard Jackson, Marie Breen Smyth, Jeroen Gunning

    Series: Routledge Critical Terrorism Studies

    In response to the growth of a critical perspective on contemporary issues of terrorism, this edited volume brings together a number of leading scholars to debate the new subfield of 'critical terrorism studies'. In the years since the 9/11 attacks, terrorism studies has undergone a major...

    Published November 19th 2009 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Researching Terrorism, Peace and Conflict Studies: Interaction, Synthesis and Opposition
    Edited by Ioannis Tellidis, Harmonie Toros
    To Be Published January 28th 2015
  2. The Politics of Terrorism Expertise: Knowledge, Power and the Media
    Edited by David Miller, Tom Mills
    To Be Published July 31st 2015

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