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  1. 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 24th 2011 by Routledge

  2. Global Biosecurity

    Threats and Responses

    Edited by Peter Katona, John P. Sullivan, Michael D. Intriligator

    Series: Contemporary Security Studies

    This book explores a range of biohealth and biosecurity threats, places them in context, and offers responses and solutions from global and local, networked and pyramidal, as well as specialized and interdisciplinary perspectives. Specifically covering bioterrorism, emerging infectious diseases,...

    Published March 24th 2011 by Routledge

  3. Terrorism: The Basics

    By James Lutz, Brenda J Lutz

    Series: The Basics

    Terrorism: The Basics is an ideal starting point for anyone interested in one of the most discussed, written about and analysed aspects of modern life. Common misconceptions are dispelled as the authors provide clear and jargon-free answers to the big questions: What does terrorism involve?...

    Published February 24th 2011 by Routledge

  4. Terrorism Versus Democracy

    The Liberal State Response, 3rd Edition

    By Paul Wilkinson

    Series: Political Violence

    This book examines the terrorist networks that operate globally and analyses the long-term future of terrorism and terrorist-backed insurgencies. Terrorism remains a serious problem for the international community. The global picture does not indicate that the ‘war on terror’, which President...

    Published January 27th 2011 by Routledge

  5. Narcos Over the Border

    Gangs, Cartels and Mercenaries

    Edited by Robert J Bunker

    The book takes a hard hitting look at the drug wars taking place in Mexico between competing gangs, cartels, and mercenary factions; their insurgency against the Mexican state; the narco-violence and terrorism that is increasingly coming over the border into the United States, and its...

    Published November 15th 2010 by Routledge

  6. The Psychology of Counter-Terrorism

    By Andrew Silke

    Series: Political Violence

    This edited book explores how psychology can be used to improve our understanding of terrorism and counterterrorism. This work firstly aims to provide balanced and objective insight into the psychology of terrorists; what their motivations are, what keeps them involved in terrorist groups, and...

    Published October 22nd 2010 by Routledge

  7. Explaining Terrorism

    Causes, Processes and Consequences

    By Martha Crenshaw

    Series: Political Violence

    This volume comprises some of the key essays by Professor Crenshaw, from 1972 to the present-day, on the causes, processes and consequences of terrorism. Since the early 1970s, scholars and practitioners have tried to explain terrorism and to assess the effectiveness of government responses to...

    Published October 8th 2010 by Routledge

  8. Terrorism and Homeland Security

    Perspectives, Thoughts, and Opinions

    Edited by Dale L. June

    Since 9/11, the terms homeland security and terrorism have become firmly entrenched in our lexicon. The days of walking through a simple metal detector at the airport are over, and our security landscape is forever changed. Terrorism and Homeland Security: Perspectives, Thoughts, and Opinions...

    Published September 29th 2010 by CRC Press

  9. Global Terrorism and New Media

    The Post-Al Qaeda Generation

    By Philip Seib, Dana M. Janbek

    Series: Media, War and Security

    Global Terrorism and New Media carefully examines the content of terrorist websites and extremist television programming to provide a comprehensive look at how terrorist groups use new media today. Based partly on a content analysis of discussion boards and forums, the authors share their findings...

    Published August 4th 2010 by Routledge

  10. Late Ottoman Genocides

    The dissolution of the Ottoman Empire and Young Turkish population and extermination policies

    Edited by Dominik J. Schaller, Jürgen Zimmerer

    The Armenian Genocide has lately attracted a lot of attention, despite the Turkish government's attempts at denial. It has been developed into a central obstacle to Turkey's entry into the European Union. As such it attracts the highest political and public attention. What is largely ignored in the...

    Published July 26th 2010 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Critical Methods in Terrorism Studies
    By Priya Dixit, Jacob L. Stump
    To Be Published July 14th 2015
  2. Routledge Handbook of Law and Terrorism
    Edited by Genevieve Lennon, Clive Walker
    To Be Published July 15th 2015
  3. Emotions, Politics and War
    Edited by Linda Åhäll, Thomas Gregory
    To Be Published July 27th 2015
  4. Jihad in Palestine: Political Islam and the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict
    By Shaul Bartal
    To Be Published August 10th 2015
  5. Intersections of Crime and Terror
    Edited by James J.F. Forest
    To Be Published August 14th 2015

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