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By Michael E. Brown,Owen R. Coté,Sean M. Lynn-Jones,Steven E. Miller,Owen R. Coté Jr.

Since the assaults of September eleven, 2001, students and coverage analysts in nationwide safety have grew to become their consciousness to terrorism, contemplating not just easy methods to hinder destiny assaults but additionally the roots of the matter. This publication bargains the various most recent learn in terrorism stories. The individuals learn the assets of latest terrorism, discussing the influence of globalization, the effect of non secular ideals, and the expanding dissatisfaction felt by way of the world's powerless. they give thought to the ideas and motivations of terrorists, providing contending views on even if terrorists may be acknowledged to accomplish their ambitions; discover diverse responses to the specter of terrorism, discussing such subject matters as how the U.S. can paintings extra successfully with its allies; and examine the way forward for al-Qaida, asking if its networked constitution is an asset or a legal responsibility. The essays in Contending with Terrorism deal with a number of the significant issues within the research of up to date terrorism. They promise to lead destiny coverage and encourage additional examine into one in all most vital safeguard problems with the twenty-first century. ContributorsMax Abrahms, Daniel Byman, Erica Chenoweth, Audrey Kurth Cronin, Renée de Nevers, Mette Eilstrup-Sangiovanni, Hillel Frisch, Calvert Jones, Andrew Kydd, Sean M. Lynn-Jones, Elizabeth McClellan, Nicholas Miller, Assaf Moghadam, Michael Mousseau, Rysia Murphy, William Rose, Paul Staniland, Robert Trager, Barbara Walter, Dessislava Zagorcheva.

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