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Suicide terror : understanding and confronting the threat

Author: Henry Morgenstern; Ophir Falk
Publisher: Hoboken, N.J. : Wiley, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Based on U.S. and Israeli experiences and detailed interviews with frontline personnel, Suicide Terror enables policymakers, first responders, and students of homeland security to understand and deal with the growing threat of suicide terror. It analyzes recent suicide attacks as well as our current vulnerabilities and high-risk scenarios for future attacks. Following the expert authors' advice, readers learn  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Suicide terror.
Hoboken, N.J. : Wiley, ©2009
(OCoLC)620371323
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Henry Morgenstern; Ophir Falk
ISBN: 9780470087299 0470087293
OCLC Number: 246887534
Description: xix, 407 pages : illustrations, map ; 25 cm
Contents: Introduction : Overview and historical account of the weapon / Ophir Falk --
The global jihad / Henry Morgenstern --
Israel's confrontation with suicide terrorism / Amir Kulick --
The eagle and the snake : America's experience with suicide bombings / Yaron Schwartz --
The internationalization of suicide terrorism / Ophir Falk and Hadas Kroitoru --
High-risk scenarios and future trends / Ophir Falk --
Methods for confronting suicide terror / William Cooper --
Medical management of suicide terrorism / Shmuel C. Shapira and Leonard A. Cole.
Responsibility: edited by Ophir Falk, Henry Morgenstern.
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Based on original material, this book looks at the US and Israeli experiences dealing with the weapon of suicide terror. The authors draw conclusions about the future use of the weapon in the US and  Read more...

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