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Terrorism & development

Kim Cragin

Terrorism & development

using social and economic development to inhibit a resurgence of terrorism

by Kim Cragin

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Published by Rand in Santa Monica, CA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Terrorism -- Prevention,
  • Economic development -- Case studies,
  • Social policy -- Case studies,
  • Political planning -- Case studies

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesTerrorism and development
    StatementKim Cragin, Peter Chalk
    GenreCase studies
    SeriesMR (Rand Corporation) -- MR-1630-RC
    ContributionsChalk, Peter
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV6431 .C73 2003
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 42 p. ;
    Number of Pages42
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17073993M
    ISBN 100833033085
    LC Control Number2002036871

    The history of terrorism is a history of well-known and historically significant individuals, entities, and incidents associated, whether rightly or wrongly, with rs agree that terrorism is a disputed term, and very few of those labeled terrorists describe themselves as is common for opponents in a violent conflict to describe the other side as terrorists or as. The book addresses the differences between a biological and chemical attack, the distinct challenges to the military and civilian medical communities, and other broader issues. This book will be of critical interest to anyone involved in civilian preparedness for terrorist attack: planners, administrators, responders, medical professionals.

    ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xvii, pages: illustrations, maps ; 24 cm: Contents: Economic consequences of terrorism in developed and developing countries: an overview / Todd Sandler and Walter Enders --The costs of responding to the terrorist threats: the U.S. case / Gregory F. Treverton [and others] --From (no) butter to guns?: understanding . Get this from a library! Terrorism & development: using social and economic development to inhibit a resurgence of terrorism. [Kim Cragin; Peter Chalk] -- This report examines the social and economic development policies enacted by three countries--Israel, the Philippines, and the United Kingdom--to inhibit a resurgence of terrorism within their.

    Teaching Guide on International Terrorism: Definitions, Causes, and Responses Education Program () This book provides a fresh look at the history of terrorism by providing in-depth analysis of several important terrorist crises and the reactions to them in the West and beyond. The general framework is laid out in four parts: terrorism prior to the Cold War, the Western experience with terrorism, non-Western experiences with terrorism, and.


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