The war on terrorism

opposing viewpoints
  • 206 Pages
  • 1.70 MB
  • English

Greenhaven Press , Detroit
War on Terrorism, 2001-, Terrorism -- United States -- Prevention, United States -- Foreign relations --
StatementKaren F. Balkin, book editor.
SeriesOpposing viewpoints series, Opposing viewpoints series (Unnumbered)
ContributionsBalkin, Karen, 1949-
LC ClassificationsHV6432 .W373 2005
The Physical Object
Pagination206 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15565547M
ISBN 10073772336X, 0737723378
LC Control Number2004047442

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Feb 01,  · Obviously, publication here was prompted by and in reaction to the terrorist acts of September 11,Terrorism and War is the first full-length work in a number of years. Acutely observant, this sagely historian presents the facets of America's War on Terrorism not covered on CNN or in White House press meetings/5.

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political leaders for a world "war on terrorism." Although the U.S. effort to destroy Al Qaeda and overthrow the Afghani government that hosted it was initially successful, terrorism is. Jan 01,  · Cities, War and Terrorism is the first book to look critically at the ways in which warfare, terrorism and counter-terrorism policies intersect in cities in the post Cold-War period.

A path-breaking exploration of the intersections of war, terrorism and cities; Argues that contemporary cities are the key strategic sites of geopolitical conflict.

Jul 30,  · The book analyses how the administration's counter-terrorism campaign has been rhetorically constructed as an essentially 'good' and 'just war', similar to America's role in World War II. Finally, the book concludes that responsible citizens have a moral duty to oppose and resist the official language of by: Aug 10,  · In his book, Invisible Balance of Power, published inSajjad Shaukat has taken present ‘different war’ as an interaction of ‘state terrorism’ led by the United States and the ‘group terrorism’ by the Al Qaeda or Islamic militants.

A number of authors have written books about the 9/11 tragedy, but ground realities developed in 3/5(3). Against this horrific backdrop of the modern era, this chapter examines war and terrorism as the final social problems discussed in this book.

As forms of armed conflict that aim to defeat an opponent, war and terrorism have been part of the human experience for thousands of years. Cities, War and Terrorism is the first book to look critically at the ways in which warfare, terrorism and counter-terrorism policies intersect in cities in the post Cold-War period.

A path-breaking exploration of the intersections of war, terrorism and cities; Argues that contemporary cities are the key strategic sites of geopolitical conflict. The scope of this category includes pages whose subjects relate to terrorism, a contentious label.

Value-laden labels —such as calling an organization and/or individual a terrorist—may express contentious opinion and are best avoided unless widely used by reliable sources to describe the subject, in which case use in-text attribution.

War, Terrorism, and the “War on Terror” 2 Jeff McMahan definition I have offered seeks to identify the core descriptive features of terrorism, while also explaining why terrorism, in its paradigm instances, is morally so abhorrent. Many of the definitions currently on.

So the book looks at how important it is to remember that how you end a war is more momentous than what is happening in the midst of it.

How does this book relate to your own work on terrorism. The book is a kind of intellectual godfather to the research I have tried to do on the endings of terrorist campaigns. Oct 04,  · American War by Omar El Akkad review – terrorism in a future US Late in the book, when Sarat has been almost completely hardened, she offers up what amounts to the novel’s thesis: “The.

WARBIRD HOME. > WAR IN THE MODERN WORLD > TERRORISM BOOKS. 50 best books on terrorism [In its August issue, the journal Perspectives on Terrorism published this "best" list by Joshua Sinai of The Analysis Corporation. If the book is available at, I link to it there. I have not attempted to update the list -- Daniel Ford].

Sep 11,  · Eli Berman, Radical, Religious, and Violent: The New Economics of Terrorism. This book’s central thesis seeks to explain how religiously oriented terrorist groups function. But its greatest value, in the context of this list, is its explanation of how the Taliban took control of an Afghanistan that had been riven by civil war.

Sep 11,  · War on terrorism, term used to describe the American-led global counterterrorism campaign launched in response to the terrorist attacks of September 11, In its scope, expenditure, and impact on international relations, the war on terrorism was comparable to the Cold War; it was intended to represent a new phase in global political relations and has had important consequences.

Get this from a library. War and terrorism in the twenty-first century. [Blythe Lawrence] -- "Examines this violent extremism, armed conflict, and unrest, studies the reasons why it has flared up, and looks at how people have tried to resolve these situations" ( views) A Practical Guide to Winning the War on Terrorism by Adam Garfinkle - Hoover Institution Press, The book undermines the very notion that terrorism is a legitimate method of political struggle and for changing the conditions that lead people to embrace it.

- "Individual volumes in the series concentrate on specific themes, eras, or subjects intended to correspond to the way history is studied at the academic level", e.g. the Cold War, the Middle East sinceWorld War II, the Spanish Civil War, World War I, Revolutionary Russia, the American Revolution, and the Crusades.

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pictures and articles from newspapers and magazines. Help him paste them in to make the workbook into a scrapbook. Use the backs of pages for extra clippings. Aug 08,  · War Without End. The Pentagon’s failed campaigns in Iraq and Afghanistan left a generation of soldiers with little to fight for but one another.

He ate and read part of a book. Jun 01,  · In short, while the war on terrorism does indeed suggest that NATO is no longer the central geopolitical institution it was during the Cold War. War and terrorism are both forms of armed conflict that aim to defeat an opponent. Although war and terrorism have been part of the human experience for thousands of years, their manifestation in the contemporary era is particularly frightening, thanks to evermore powerful weapons, including nuclear arms, that threaten human existence.

Jan 28,  · In the wake of the attacks of 9/11, President George W. Bush called for a global 'War on Terror,' launching an ongoing effort to stop terrorists before they act. Vietnam War protesters wore this symbol on their clothing, and many put peace symbol decals on their motor vehicles, book bags, and other possessions.

A third emphasis of symbolic interactionism concerns how concepts related to war and terrorism come to be defined in. In the public lecture "Terrorism and Just War," Michael Walzer, Professor Emeritus in the School of Social Science, explores multiple questions: First, what is wrong with terrorism?The query may seem easy, but it is often answered badly.

Second, how is terrorism chosen––picked out. Stephen Nathanson argues that we cannot have morally credible views about terrorism if we focus on terrorism alone and neglect broader issues about the ethics of war. His book challenges influential views on the ethics of war, including the realist view that morality does not apply to war, and Michael Walzer's defence of attacks on civilians in Cited by: Oct 16,  · The War On Terrorism, Through The Eyes Of 3 Women At The CIA After the al-Qaida attacks, the CIA ramped up counterterrorism operations.

This .Pennsylvania were acts of war against the United States of America and its allies, and against the very idea of civilized society. No cause justifies terrorism. The world must respond and fight this evil that is intent on threatening and destroying our basic free-doms and our way of life. Freedom and fear are at war.

The enemy is not one person.