skip to content
Political terrorism : theory, tactics, and counter-measures Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Political terrorism : theory, tactics, and counter-measures

Author: Grant Wardlaw
Publisher: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 1989.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:

Grant Wardlaw provides a comprehensive analysis on terrorism and the counter-terrorist policies of democratic states.

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Grant Wardlaw
ISBN: 0521362962 9780521362962 0521368413 9780521368414
OCLC Number: 777326397
Description: xv, 248 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Preface to the second edition; Preface to the first edition; Part I. An Introduction to Political Terrorism: 1. The problem of defining terrorism; 2. Terrorism: a historical perspective; 3. The changing nature of terrorism; 4. The purpose of terrorism; 5. The development of terrorism as a strategy; 6. Trends in terrorism; 7. The effects of terrorism; Part II. Some Selected Problems in the Response to terrorism: 8. Counter-terrorist policies: fundamental choices; 9. Terrorism and the media: a symbiotic relationship?; 10. The role of the army in counter-terrorist operations; 11. The legal regulation of terrorism: international and national measures; 12. Counter-measures against terrorism: the intelligence function; 13. Terrorist hostage-takings; 14. Counter-measures against terrorism: the role of behavioural science research; 15. State involvement in international terrorism; 16. The future of political terrorism; Notes; Select bibliography; Index.
Responsibility: Grant Wardlaw.

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

'This is an outstanding book, a worthy successor to Pual Wilkinson's Terrorism and the Liberal State, containing a concise, comprehensive, sensible and liberal analysis of its subject.' The Times Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Related Subjects:(1)

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/777326397> # Political terrorism : theory, tactics, and counter-measures
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
   library:oclcnum "777326397" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/12199200#Place/cambridge> ; # Cambridge
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1148118> ; # Terrorism--Political aspects
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/322.42/e20/> ;
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2010116122> ; # Terrorism--Political aspects
   schema:bookEdition "2nd ed." ;
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/44369025> ; # Grant Wardlaw
   schema:datePublished "1989" ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/12199200> ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "Political terrorism : theory, tactics, and counter-measures"@en ;
   schema:productID "777326397" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/777326397#PublicationEvent/cambridge_cambridge_university_press_1989> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/12199200#Agent/cambridge_university_press> ; # Cambridge University Press
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780521362962> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780521368414> ;
   umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GB8840961> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/777326397> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/12199200#Agent/cambridge_university_press> # Cambridge University Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "Cambridge University Press" ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2010116122> # Terrorism--Political aspects
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Terrorism--Political aspects"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1148118> # Terrorism--Political aspects
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Terrorism--Political aspects"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/44369025> # Grant Wardlaw
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1950" ;
   schema:familyName "Wardlaw" ;
   schema:givenName "Grant" ;
   schema:name "Grant Wardlaw" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780521362962>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0521362962" ;
   schema:isbn "9780521362962" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780521368414>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0521368413" ;
   schema:isbn "9780521368414" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.