Although the focus is on the contemporary, the book also includes discussion of older terrorist groups. Global terrorism 3rd edition continues to provide students with the most comprehensive introduction to terrorism as a global phenomenon. Used book in Good Condition. Written in a clear and accessible style, each chapter explains a different aspect of terrorism and illustrates this with a wide variety of detailed case studies from across the world.
Global Terrorism - It introduces students to history, politics, ideologies and strategies of both contemporary and older terrorist groups.
Dirty Dealing: The Untold Truth about Global Money Laundering, International Crime and TerrorismKogan Page - Dirty dealing"" exposes the awesome scale and scope of global money laundering and its filtration into the world's legitimate business structures. Used book in Good Condition. Learn about this frightening underworld and how highly sophisticated criminal organizations and terrorist groups are undermining the economies of many countries, their financial systems, governments and businesses.
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Annual Editions: Violence and Terrorism, 15/eMcGraw-Hill Education - Annual editions is designed to provide convenient, inexpensive access to a wide range of current articles from respected magazines, newspapers and journals. The articles selected are authored by prominent scholars, researchers, and commentators. Used book in Good Condition. Each volume has features designed to make them especially valuable for classroom use; including a brief overview for each unit, as well as Learning Outcomes, Critical Thinking questions, and Internet References for each article.
Democracy and Counterterrorism: Lessons from the PastUnited States Institute of Peace - Used book in Good Condition. Used book in Good Condition. A comparative study of the policies, strategies, and instruments employed by various democratic governments in the fight against terrorism.
Narconomics: How to Run a Drug CartelPublicAffairs - From creating brand value to fine-tuning customer service, McDonald's, the folks running cartels have been attentive students of the strategy and tactics used by corporations such as Walmart, and Coca-Cola. And what can government learn to combat this scourge? by analyzing the cartels as companies, law enforcers might better understand how they work—and stop throwing away $100 billion a year in a futile effort to win the “war” against this global, highly organized business.
Your intrepid guide to the most exotic and brutal industry on earth is Tom Wainwright. Picking his way through andean cocaine fields, wainwright provides a fresh, Colorado pot shops, and the online drug dens of the Dark Web, Central American prisons, innovative look into the drug trade and its 250 million customers.
Narconomics: How to Run a Drug Cartel - The cast of characters includes “bin laden, ” the salvadoran gang leader; “Starboy, ” the Bolivian coca guide; “Old Lin, ” the millionaire New Zealand pill maker; and a cozy Mexican grandmother who cooks blueberry pancakes while plotting murder. Used book in Good Condition. Used book in Good Condition.
Publicaffairs. Along with presidents, cops, how gangs decide whether to compete or collude, they explain such matters as the business purpose for head-to-toe tattoos, and teenage hitmen, and why cartels care a surprising amount about corporate social responsibility. More than just an investigation of how drug cartels do business, Narconomics is also a blueprint for how to defeat them.
Wages of Crime: Black Markets, Illegal Finance, and the Underworld EconomyCornell University Press - Publicaffairs. Supply-side controls act to encourage production and increase profits. Never in history has there been a black market tamed from the supply side. Naylor dissects the schemes by which illegal entrepreneurs disguise their acts, manage their take, and eventually enjoy the loot. At best a few intermediaries get knocked out of business.
The author asserts that much of what police, press, politicians, and the public understand about international crime is based on myth and misrepresentation. Wages of crime takes the reader into the shadowy underworld of modern criminal business?arms trafficking, gold smuggling, money laundering, and terrorist financing.
Wages of Crime: Black Markets, Illegal Finance, and the Underworld Economy - Wages of crime also outlines naylor's claim that some of the most popular modern law-enforcement fads are inefficient or useless and can do massive damage in eroding civil liberties. T. From prohibition to prostitution, from gambling to recreational drugs, the story is the same. In the meantime, failure to 'win the war' against crime becomes a pretext for increasing police budgets, expanding law enforcement powers, and pouring more money into the voracious maw of the prison-industrial complex.
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Fighting and Negotiating with Armed Groups Adelphi seriesRoutledge - Used book in Good Condition. Publicaffairs. Used book in Good Condition. Used book in Good Condition. Routledge. It considers which complexities have proved most inhibiting, and which have been worked around. This book develops a framework to help analysts and policymakers understand the challenges of using a combination of coercion and diplomacy in dealing with armed groups.
Fighting armed groups is an uncertain business, and so is negotiating. The net is cast wide purposefully, so that the lessons for strategy can be made explicit, rather than lost amid a bloody contemporary history of wars involving armed groups. Doing both alternately, concurrently or selectively, is highly demanding.
Fighting and Negotiating with Armed Groups Adelphi series - What constitutes an effective and realistic strategy for dealing with non-state armed groups? This question has bedevilled states the world over. From colombia and farc, the taliban in afghanistan and Pakistan, Turkey and the PKK, and the persistent insurgency in Iraq – the governments concerned struggle to either fight or negotiate their way to an end.
Ten examples from around the world are worked through to examine this theme. What are the obvious traps that states fall into? what appear to be the smarter moves? Thinking in terms or ‘military’ or ‘political’ solutions is unhelpful – to be genuinely strategic, a response must concern itself with managing the mix.
Understanding Terrorism: Challenges, Perspectives, and IssuesSAGE Publications, Inc - The sixth edition has been updated with new information on terrorist attacks and organizations, as well as key topics such as failed states, the lone-wolf model, state terrorism, human rights violations, and cyberterrorism. Used book in Good Condition. Discussion of policies and counterterrorism has been augmented to help students understand the challenges, perspectives, and issues relevant to terrorism today.
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Understanding Terrorism: Challenges, Perspectives, and Issues - Used book in Good Condition. Coupled with the instructor and student resources, this text is a perfect introduction to the field. Ryan vogel, utah valley university understanding terrorism: challenges, and Issues offers a multidisciplinary, Director of National Security Studies, Perspectives, comprehensive exploration of domestic and international terrorism that helps students develop the knowledge and skills needed to critically assess the expressions and underlying causes of terrorism.
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The New Global Terrorism: Characteristics, Causes, ControlsPearson - This book comprehensively covers the debatable issues regarding the post-September 11th wave of terrorism, the multiple roots of this deadly new form of international violence, and the leading ideas being considered as means for the “war on global terrorism” to be won. A three-part organization breaks the subject of global terrorism into three categories of analysis, and demonstrates to readers that how terrorism is defined will shape the conclusions that are reached about its causes and remedies.
Routledge. For analyzing present and future acts of terrorism, creating awareness of the obstacles to accurately understanding it, and consideration of the strategies for containing the destructiveness of this deadly phenomena. Publicaffairs. Used book in Good Condition. Used book in Good Condition. Used book in Good Condition.
The New Global Terrorism: Characteristics, Causes, Controls - Informed and informative interpretations, written by the world's most authoritative scholars especially for this book, present a balanced and accessible set of essays and chapters describing the new international terrain that has emerged in the wake of 9-11.
Risk Analysis and Security Countermeasure SelectionCRC Press - This new edition of risk analysis and Security Countermeasure Selection presents updated case studies and introduces existing and new methodologies and technologies for addressing existing and future threats. This book helps you find ways to minimize cost and time spent in analyzing and countering security threats.
Used book in Good Condition. Norman provides a single, comprehensive reference manual for risk analysis, countermeasure selection, and security program development. It covers risk analysis methodologies approved by the U. S. It also helps the reader understand which methodologies are best to use for a particular facility and demonstrates how to develop an efficient security system.
Risk Analysis and Security Countermeasure Selection - Drawing on over 35 years of experience in the security industry, Thomas L. The case studies illustrate how to put each theory into practice, including how to choose and implement countermeasures and how to create budgets that allow you to prioritize assets according to their relative risk and select appropriate countermeasures according to their cost effectiveness.
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Genocide: The BasicsRoutledge - This concise and comprehensive book explores key questions such as; how successful have efforts been in the prevention of genocide? How prevalent has genocide been throughout history? and how has the concept been defined? Real world case studies address significant issues including: The killing of indigenous peoples by colonial powers The Holocaust and the question of "uniqueness" Peacekeeping efforts in the 1990s Legal attempts to create a genocide-free world With suggestions for further reading, discussion questions at the end of each chapter and a glossary of key terms, Genocide: The Basics is the ideal starting point for students approaching the topic for the first time.
Routledge. Used book in Good Condition. Genocide: the basics is an engaging introduction to the study of a controversial and widely debated topic. Used book in Good Condition. Publicaffairs. Used book in Good Condition.