Terrorists in Our Midst: Combating Foreign-Affinity by Yonah Alexander

By Yonah Alexander

To this point, no definitive examine has dealt in particular with the function of usa citizens in helping a international political, ideological, and spiritual unlawful time table. Terrorists in Our Midst: struggling with Foreign-Affinity Terrorism in the United States treatments that as six specialist authors talk about the threats of usa citizens to safety pursuits within the usa and in other places, exploring what can and may be performed to lessen a chance that could threaten the very survival of the loose world.Terrorists in Our Midst focuses not just on overseas nationals working within the usa, but in addition on americans engaging in terror networks at domestic and overseas. The ebook offers an summary of either traditional and unconventional terrorism, surveys the terrorist danger within the usa via kingdom and nonstate actors, and analyzes the foreign-affinity hyperlinks of yankee operatives during this state and overseas. most vital for the security and safety of the U.S., it bargains an review of what regulations labored and what didn't paintings, specifying a "best practices" time table of concepts that are supposed to be followed via the USA and the overseas neighborhood.

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Intervention, Terrorism, and Torture: Contemporary by Steven P. Lee

By Steven P. Lee

This e-book asks no matter if simply warfare concept and its principles for selecting while battle is justified continues to be enough to the demanding situations posed via modern advancements. a few argue that the character of latest conflict makes those ideas out of date. via rigorously analyzing the phenomena of intervention, terrorism, and torture from a couple of assorted views, the essays during this booklet discover this advanced set of matters with perception and readability.

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Threat Warning (Jonathan Grave, Book 3) by John Gilstrap

By John Gilstrap

"Jonathan Grave, my favourite freelance peacemaker, problem-solver, and tough-guy hero, is back-and in rather effective form." -Jeffery Deaver

In his so much terrifying mystery but, New York Times bestselling writer John Gilstrap exposes the darkest danger to America's freedom, a mystery society of cruel killers, looking at and ready to strike...

The first sufferers are random. usual voters, fired upon at rush hour via unseen assassins. stuck within the crossfire of 1 of the assaults, rescue professional Jonathan Grave spies a gunman getting away-with a mom and her younger son as hostages. To unfastened them, Grave and his group needs to input the darkish center of a national conspiracy. yet their seek is going past the frenzied schemes of a madman's lethal goals. This time, it reaches the entire strategy to the top degrees of power...

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Activating Psychosocial Local Resources in Territories by E. Baloch-Kaloianov, A. Mikus-Kos

By E. Baloch-Kaloianov, A. Mikus-Kos

During this e-book the need of activation and development neighborhood assets wanted for restoration and improvement is highlighted on the point of people, social platforms and buildings, social networks, civil society and on the point of the neighborhood normally. This mixed procedure is a high-quality foundation for the potency and effectiveness of courses and assures sustainability of results. psychological well-being and psychosocial functioning of the inhabitants in post-conflict instances are of an important significance for the person and group restoration and improvement of social capital and for the social and political balance. that's an immense for the reason that psychological future health and psychosocial courses financed through overseas donors are run in parts suffering from conflict. the majority of psychosocial actions are geared toward supporting humans triumph over skilled traumas and losses and to deal with post-conflict tricky situations. courses aiming to reinforce the psychological overall healthiness and psychosocial functioning of the inhabitants are usually directed in the direction of the teams which are both less difficult to entry in the course of the university procedure, resembling teenagers and adolescence, or to critically affected and susceptible teams, reminiscent of veterans, survivors of torture and relations losses. extra purposes for concentrating on the kids and formative years are that their developmental degree makes them relatively receptive for confident (and unfavourable) impacts; they're the way forward for each society. This booklet will give a contribution to lowering the distance among declared ideas of neighborhood ability construction and mobilization of neighborhood assets and the truth of psychosocial interventions and for that reason to a extra effective use of foreign funds.IOS Press is a world technological know-how, technical and clinical writer of top quality books for lecturers, scientists, and pros in all fields. the various parts we put up in: -Biomedicine -Oncology -Artificial intelligence -Databases and data structures -Maritime engineering -Nanotechnology -Geoengineering -All features of physics -E-governance -E-commerce -The wisdom financial system -Urban stories -Arms keep an eye on -Understanding and responding to terrorism -Medical informatics -Computer Sciences

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Social Movements and Their Technologies: Wiring Social by Stefania Milan

By Stefania Milan

Now in paperback for the 1st time, Social activities and their Technologies explores the interaction among social pursuits and their 'liberated technologies'. It analyzes the increase of low-power radio stations and radical net tasks ('emancipatory communique practices') as a political topic, concentrating on the sociological and cultural strategies at play. It presents an outline of the connection among social events and know-how, and investigates what's in the back of the communique infrastructure that made attainable the most protest occasions of the previous fifteen years. In doing so, Stefania Milan illustrates how modern social routine set up so one can create self sufficient choices to verbal exchange structures and networks, and the way they give a contribution to alter the best way humans speak in way of life, in addition to try and swap communique coverage from the grassroots. She situates those efforts in a historic context with the intention to exhibit the origins of latest conversation activism, and its linkages to media reform campaigns and coverage advocacy.

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Islam and Violence in the Modern Era by Beverley Milton-Edwards

By Beverley Milton-Edwards

Islam and violence seem to dominate international politics within the twenty-first century. This ebook examines dimensions of Islam and violence as a part of wider debates approximately politics, historical past, religion, strength, uprising and fight either inside Muslims' geographical regions and out of doors it. the writer money owed for definitions of violence and terrorism with either historic and modern size. The e-book explores the motif of violence in its myriad facets together with debates approximately sacrifice, deepest and public violence, responses and reactions, in addition to suicide and martyrdom.

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Terrorists, Victims and Society: Psychological Perspectives by Andrew Silke

By Andrew Silke

In present day weather, those is a robust want for a balanced, professional and obtainable account of the psychology of terrorists and terrorism.Written by means of knowledgeable workforce of psychologists and psychiatrists, those members have direct event of operating with terrorists, sufferers and people tasked with the large accountability of trying to strive against terrorism.The first part makes a speciality of terrorists as participants and as teams and gives a balanced and target perception into the psychology of terrorists; what their motivations are and what retains them desirous about terrorist teams. the second one part explores the massive query of the influence of terrorism; the direct and oblique have an effect on on sufferers; how societies reply and the way political leaders deal with the risk and outcomes of terrorism. the ultimate part specializes in the query of ways to reply to terrorist threat.* the main updated account of our realizing of terrorists, their psychology and the impression they've got at the international round them* Written through prime international specialists on terrorist psychology* a whole view of terrorism - seems to be on the terrorists themselves, their sufferers and society as a wholeTABLE OF CONTENTSTERRORISM, TERRORISTS AND PSYCHOLOGY; the hunt FOR THE TERRORIST character; turning into A TERRORIST; THE PSYCHOLOGY OF CYBER-TERRORISM; THE PSYCHOLOGY OF TERRORIST HOSTAGE-TAKING; THE PSYCHOLOGY OF SUICIDAL TERRORISM; LEAVING TERRORISM at the back of; THE mental effect OF remoted ACTS OF TERRORISM; THE mental influence OF long term TERRORIST CAMPAIGNS; kids AND TERRORISM; sufferers OF TERRORISM AND THE MEDIA; RETALIATING opposed to TERRORISTS; facing TERRORISTS IN criminal; DETERRING TERRORISTS

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Modernity, Religion, and the War on Terror by Richard Dien Winfield

By Richard Dien Winfield

The battle on terror can't be actually understood with no investigating the legitimacy of modernity, the problem that faith provides to modernization, the inescapable conflicts attending the emergence and enlargement of modernity, and the post-colonial situation from which Islamist response arises. Richard Dien Winfield illuminates the conflict on terror in mild of those concerns, proposing an anti-foundationalist justification of the rationality and freedom of modernity, whereas assessing how faith can stand towards modernity and why Islam has been a privileged car of anti-modern spiritual rebellion.

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Fighting Terror in Cyberspace by Mark Last, Abraham Kandel

By Mark Last, Abraham Kandel

Battling Terror in our on-line world is a special quantity, which gives, for the 1st time, a entire evaluate of terrorist threats in our on-line world in addition to state of the art instruments and applied sciences which may care for those threats within the current and sooner or later. The publication covers a number of key themes in cyber struggle equivalent to terrorist use of the web, the Cyber Jihad, facts mining instruments and strategies of terrorist detection on the internet, research and detection of terror financing, and automatic identity of terrorist websites in a number of languages. The individuals comprise prime researchers on foreign terrorism, in addition to exclusive specialists in info defense and cyber intelligence. This booklet represents a useful resource of data for tutorial researchers, legislations enforcement and intelligence specialists, and specialists who're enthusiastic about detection, research, and prevention of terrorist actions on the net.

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They Must Be Stopped: Why We Must Defeat Radical Islam and by Brigitte Gabriel

By Brigitte Gabriel

They have to Be Stopped is ny instances bestselling writer Brigitte Gabriel’s caution to the area: we will be able to now not forget about the expansion of radical Islam—we needs to act quickly, and powerfully. Gabriel demanding situations our Western and politically right notions approximately Islam, demonstrating why radical Islam is so lethal and the way we will be able to halt its progress.Brigitte Gabriel speaks her mind: *Fundamentalist Islam is a faith rooted in seventh-century teachings which are essentially against democracy and equality. *Radical Islamists are totally contemptuous of all “infidels” (non-Muslims) and regard them as enemies useful of death. *Madrassas in the United States are expanding in quantity, and they're only one a part of a turning out to be radical Islamic military on U.S. soil. *Radical Islam exploits the U.S. felony approach and America’s safeguard of faith to unfold its hatred for Western values. *America needs to manage a unified voice that claims “enough” to political correctness, and calls for that executive officers and elected representatives do no matter what is critical to guard us.

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