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eText: 
ISBN-13 9780205113187ISBN-10 0205113184
Print: 
ISBN-10 0205005802ISBN-13 9780205005802
Author(s): Brigitte L. Nacos
Publisher: Longman
Copyright year: © 2012 Pages: 352
Description

Focusing on the phenomenon of terrorism in the post-9/11 era, Terrorism and Counterterrorism investigates this form of political violence in an international and American context and in light of new and historical trends.

In this comprehensive and highly readable text, Brigitte Nacos, a renowned expert in the field, clearly defines terrorism’s diverse causes, actors, and strategies, outlines anti- and counter-terrorist responses, and highlights terrorism’s relationship with the media and the public. Terrorism and Counterterrorism introduces students to the field’s main debates and helps them critically assess our understanding of and our strategies for this complex and enduring issue.

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