Terrorism and counterterrorism: A comprehensive introduction to actors and actions

Henry Prunckun, Troy Whitford

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Abstract

What is terrorism? How do terrorists operate—what are their means, targets, and motivations? How can governments prevent terrorist attacks from happening? Henry Prunckun and Troy Whitford address these questions in their systematic, comprehensive exploration of terrorism and counterterrorism.

Notably, this authoritative text:

• Explains complex issues in an objective, accessible way
• Traces the phenomenon of terrorism through history
• Examines law enforcement, as well as intelligence and military operations
• Features case studies from around the world
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationBoulder Colorado USA
PublisherLynne Rienner Publishers
Number of pages275
ISBN (Electronic)9781626378124
ISBN (Print)9781626377585, 9781626377608
Publication statusPublished - 2019

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Prunckun, H., & Whitford, T. (2019). Terrorism and counterterrorism: A comprehensive introduction to actors and actions. Boulder Colorado USA: Lynne Rienner Publishers.
Prunckun, Henry ; Whitford, Troy. / Terrorism and counterterrorism : A comprehensive introduction to actors and actions. Boulder Colorado USA : Lynne Rienner Publishers, 2019. 275 p.
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Boulder Colorado USA : Lynne Rienner Publishers, 2019. 275 p.

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