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Test Bank For Essentials of Terrorism Concepts and Controversies 5th Edition By Martin

Test Bank For Essentials of Terrorism Concepts and Controversies 5th Edition By Gus Martin, ISBN: 9781544342931

Captivating, concise, and current, Essentials of Terrorism: Concepts and Controversies introduces readers to the modern landscape of domestic and international terrorism. The Fifth Edition of Gus Martin’s renowned text covers key foundational topics and provides a framework for defining terrorism and exploring its history and causes, while also discussing terrorist environments, tactics, targets, and counterterrorism.

This new edition includes information regarding intelligence, counterterrorism laws, and deprivation theory, as well as new and updated sections discussing mass violence in the United States, narco-terrorism, anti-state dissident terrorism, ISIS, and a new theoretical model for ending terrorist campaigns. The text also examines recent attacks and presents new data, case studies, and photos to show readers the state of terrorism across the globe today.

Table Of Content

About the Author
Preface
Acknowledgments
Part I. Understanding Terrorism: A Conceptual Review
Chapter 1: Defining Terrorism

Understanding Political Extremism

Formal and Informal Definitions

Objectives and Goals of Terrorism

Terrorists or Freedom Fighters?

The Political Violence Matrix

Chapter 2: Historical Perspectives and Ideological Origins

Historical Perspectives on Terrorism

Ideological Origins of Terrorism

September 11, 2001, and the New Terrorism

Chapter 3: Causes of Terrorist Violence

Political Violence as the Fruit of Injustice

Political Violence as Strategic Choice

Moral Justifications for Political Violence

Chapter 4: Terrorist Violence and the Role of the Media

Understanding the Role of the Media

A New Battleground: The War for the Information High Ground

Part II. Terrorist Environments
Chapter 5: Terrorism by the State

Perspectives on Terrorism by Governments

Domestic Terrorism by the State

Terrorism as Foreign Policy

Chapter 6: Terrorism by Dissidents

Perspectives on Violent Dissent

The Practice of Dissident Terrorism

Terrorist Targets and Weapons

Dissidents and the New Terrorism

Chapter 7: Religious Terrorism

Historical Perspectives on Religious Violence

The Practice of Religious Terrorism

Trends and Projections

Chapter 8: International Terrorism

Understanding International Terrorism

International Terrorist Networks

The International Dimension of the New Terrorism

Chapter 9: Domestic Terrorism in the United States

Left-Wing Extremism in the United States

Left-Wing Terrorism in the United States

Right-Wing Extremism in the United States

Right-Wing Terrorism in the United States

Understanding the Persistence of Violent Ideologies in the United States

Part III. The Terrorist Battleground
Chapter 10: Counterterrorism and the War on Terrorism

The Use of Force

Operations Other Than War: Repressive Options

Operations Other Than War: Conciliatory Options

Legalistic Responses

Chapter 11: Homeland Security

Homeland Security in Perspective

Homeland Security in the United States

Civil Liberties and Securing the Homeland

Chapter 12: Future Trends and Projections

What Does the Future Hold?

Revisiting the War on Terrorism

Appendix: Map References
Glossary
Notes
Index