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  1. Understanding Terrorist Innovation

    Technology, Tactics and Global Trends

    By Adam Dolnik

    Series: Contemporary Terrorism Studies

    This book explores the innovations and advances in terrorist tactics and technologies to help fill the gap in the contemporary terrorism literature by developing an empirical theory of terrorist innovation. The key question concerns the global historical trends in terrorist innovation, as well as...

    Published June 25th 2009 by Routledge

  2. Dealing with Failed States

    Crossing Analytic Boundaries

    Edited by Harvey Starr

    With the ever-increasing interdependence across individuals, groups, international organizations, and nation-states an increasingly significant policy concern in the contemporary turbulent world of globalization is the question of state failure. There has been a growing academic interest in the...

    Published May 31st 2009 by Routledge

  3. Walking Away from Terrorism

    Accounts of Disengagement from Radical and Extremist Movements

    By John Horgan

    Series: Political Violence

    This accessible new book looks at how and why individuals leave terrorist movements, and considers the lessons and implications that emerge from this process. Focusing on the tipping points for disengagement from groups such as Al Qaeda, the IRA and the UVF, this volume is...

    Published May 10th 2009 by Routledge

  4. Military Control in Pakistan

    The Parallel State

    By Mazhar Aziz

    Series: Routledge Advances in South Asian Studies

    This volume examines the role of the military, the most influential actor in Pakistan, and challenges conventional wisdom on the causes of political instability in this geographically important nuclear state. It rejects views that ethnic and religious cleavages and perceived economic or political...

    Published April 20th 2009 by Routledge

  5. International Conflict Management

    By Michael J. Butler

    This new textbook provides students with an accessible overview of the logic, evolution, application and outcomes of the five major approaches of the growing field of international conflict management: traditional peacekeeping peace enforcement and support operations negotiation and bargaining...

    Published April 8th 2009 by Routledge

  6. The Strategy of Terrorism

    How it Works, and Why it Fails

    By Peter R. Neumann, M.L.R. Smith

    Series: Contemporary Terrorism Studies

    This is the first book to set out a comprehensive framework by which to understand terrorism as strategy. It contends that even terrorism of the supposedly nihilist variety can be viewed as a bona fide method for distributing means to fulfil the ends of policy, that is, as a strategy. The main...

    Published March 4th 2009 by Routledge

  7. Radical Islam and International Security

    Challenges and Responses

    Edited by Efraim Inbar, Hillel Frisch

    Series: BESA Studies in International Security

    Radical Islam poses a political challenge in the modern world which is like that of no other radical religious movement. Ideologically, it is perceived by Western policy makers as threatening the liberal-democratic ideology by which most states in the West abide and which most other states...

    Published March 1st 2009 by Routledge

  8. Urban Fears and Global Terrors

    Citizenship, Multicultures and Belongings After 7/7

    By Victor Jeleniewski Seidler

    Series: International Library of Sociology

    Urban Fears and Global Terrors After 7/7 explores the disruption around that day, taking people back to the events and the sense of loss, fear and mourning that followed. By framing a new landscape of urban fear Victor Seidler shows how new technologies helped to shape responses to a global terror...

    Published February 26th 2009 by Routledge

  9. Terrorism and Human Rights

    Edited by Magnus Ranstorp, Paul Wilkinson

    This book reinforces our knowledge and understanding of the problems involved in balancing human rights protection and security concerns, considering how these human rights issues have been raised by the various international debates and policy issues which have been created by the continuing...

    Published February 22nd 2009 by Routledge

  10. Global Insurgency and the Future of Armed Conflict

    Debating Fourth-Generation Warfare

    Edited by Regina Karp, Aaron Karp, Terry Terriff

    Series: Routledge Global Security Studies

    This volume covers a timely debate in contemporary security studies: can armed forces adjust to the rising challenge of insurgency and terrorism, the greatest transformation in warfare since the birth of the international system? Containing essays by leading international security scholars...

    Published February 18th 2009 by Routledge