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Terrorism in America

a structured approach to understanding the terrorist threat

by Harvey W. Kushner

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Published by Charles C. Thomas in Springfield, Ill .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Terrorism -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 205-209) and indexes.

      Statementby Harvey W. Kushner.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV6432 .K87 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 218 p. ;
      Number of Pages218
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL366801M
      ISBN 100398068941, 039806895X
      LC Control Number98027285

      Facebook's head of global policy management Monica Bickert is working with government officials to actively police material on the social networking site viewed as supporting terrorism.   Until the 9/11 terrorist attacks, the bombing was the deadliest terrorist attack in the history of the United States. It remains the deadliest incident of domestic terrorism in the country's.

      That being said, how we address this new reality will determine the future of jihadist terrorism in America. Homegrown Terrorism Despite the lack of a physical caliphate to call home, a concerning, albeit likely smaller, number of Americans will continue to be inspired by global jihadi ideology. To get a more detailed profile of the people who are willing to harm Americans to further their ideological goals, BuzzFeed News turned to data compiled by the New America think tank on extremists indicted or killed in the U.S. since 9/11 — including militant Islamists and right-wing extremists. (New America included a handful of anti-abortion extremists in the latter category.).

      Paul Wilkinson who passed away in , was one of the founders of terrorism studies in the early s and became one of its most prominent experts. In Terrorism Versus Democracy, Dr. Wilkinson continues his assessment of the terrorism threat, which he outlined in his earlier seminal book, Terrorism and the Liberal State, first published in. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Terrorism in America: A Structured Approach to Understanding the Terrorist Threat by Harvey W. Kushner (, Hardcover) at the best online prices at eBay! Free shipping for many products!


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