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Author Chaplin, Arie, 1943-

Title Terror : the new theater of war : Mao's legacy : selected cases of terrorism in the 20th and 21st centuries / A. Chaplin
Published Lanham, Md. : University Press of America ; Oxford : Oxford Publicity Partnership, [2003]


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Description xxxii, 293 pages ; 22 cm
Contents Mao and the theoretical foundation of the "irregular war" -- "Irregular war" (terrorism or guerrilla warfare) in Latin America -- The Israeli-Palestinian conflict: will the political negotiation replace the armed conflict? -- How can we explain the events of 11 September 2001? -- The Chechens struggle against Russia: a nationist conflict overtaken by the Islamists -- Conflict between center and periphery: the case of the Basque struggle against Spain -- What lessons can be learned for the Irish conflict? -- Romania's popular war doctrine, dictators and the search for legitimacy: are there any lessons that can be learned from these experiences? -- Conclusion: how can we win the war on terrorism?
Notes Formerly CIP. Uk
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Mao, Zedong, 1893-1976. On guerilla warfare
Terrorism -- Case studies.
Terrorism -- History.
Guerrilla warfare -- Case studies.
September 11 Terrorist Attacks, 2001.
Genre/Form Case studies.
LC no. 2003110072
ISBN 0761826556 paperback alk. ppr