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Title Terrorism and counterterrorism today / edited by Mathieu Deflem, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC, USA

Edition First edition
Published Bingley, United Kingdom : Emerald, 2015
© 2015
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Description 1 online resource (xiii, 259 pages.)
Series Sociology of crime, law and deviance ; volume 20
Sociology of crime, law, and deviance ; v. 20
Contents How has criminology contributed to the study of terrorism since 9/11? / Gary LaFree and Laura Dugan -- Terrorism as gravitational attraction / Mark Cooney and Nicole Bigman -- Terrorism and genocide / Bradley Campbell -- The social construction of terrorism / Cynthia A. Karaffa -- The emergence of lone wolf terrorism: Patterns of behavior and implications for intervention / Brent L. Smith, Jeff Gruenewald, Paxton Roberts and Kelly R. Damphousse -- Second order terrorism / Willem de Lint -- Terrok: A hybrid perpetrator in individualized terrorism warfare / Thomas Kron, Andreas Braun and Eva-Maria Heinke -- Suicide attacks and the social structure of sacrifice / Jason Manning -- Prosecuting terrorism: Challenges in the post-9/11 world / Christopher A. Shields, Brent L. Smith and Kelly R. Damphousse -- Postmodern torture and the conceits of the war on terror / Michael Welch -- Changes in local law enforcement brought about by 9/11 / Gregg W. Etter, Sr. -- State legitimacy and terrorism: Implications for counterterrorism policy / Jennifer C. Gibbs
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Terrorism -- Prevention.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1785601903 (electronic bk.)
9781785601903 (electronic bk.)