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Engaging extremists : trade-offs, timing, and diplomacy

Author: I William Zartman; Guy Olivier Faure
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : United States Institute of Peace Press, 2011.
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When and how do you negotiate with political terrorist organizations? How do you separate terrorist groups from those that, for the moment, cannot? Using a mixture of conceptual discussions illustrated by case analysis, the authors provide valuable insight into when and how engagement might be pursued. The first half of this volume identifies appropriate times and tactics for taking advantage of the terrorist  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: I William Zartman; Guy Olivier Faure
ISBN: 9781601270740 1601270747
OCLC Number: 694393124
Description: ix, 311 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Introduction : why engage, and why not? / I. William Zartman, Guy Olivier Faure --
PART I : WHEN TO ENGAGE: Determining strategic moments / I. William Zartman, Guy Olivier Faure --
Growing up in groups / I. William Zartman, Maha Khan --
Growing out in organization / William Donohue, Moty Cristal --
Community intervention as a negotiation strategy : Al-Qaeda in London / Robert Lambert --
Terror, muscle, and negotiation : failure of multiparty mediation in Sri Lanka / Maria Groeneveld-Savisaar, Sinisa Vukovic --
U.S. policy toward nationalist terrorist organizations : isolate or engage? / Stacie L. Pettyjohn --
PART II : HOW TO ENGAGE: Devising strategy and tactics / Guy Olivier Faure, I. William Zartman --
Facing terrorism : engagement and de-escalation / Camille Pecastaing --
Egypt's Gama'a Islamiya : change through debate? / Carolin Goerzig --
Tactics in negotiations between states and extremists : the role of cease-fires and counterterrorist measures / Kristine Höglund --
Eluding peace? : negotiating with Colombia's ELN / Aldo Civico --
PART III : CONCLUSION: Conclusion : when and how to engage / I. William Zartman, Guy Olivier Faure.
Responsibility: I. William Zartman and Guy Olivier Faure, editors.


"Engaging Extremists" concerns negotiation with political terrorist organizations, separating terrorist groups that can be engaged from those that, for the moment, cannot.  Read more...


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