3 edition of Rand chronology of international terrorism for 1987 found in the catalog.
Rand chronology of international terrorism for 1987
|Statement||Karen Gardela, Bruce Hoffman.|
|Contributions||Hoffman, Bruce, 1954-, Rand Corporation.|
|LC Classifications||HV6431 .G293 1991|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||ix, 107 p. :|
|Number of Pages||107|
|LC Control Number||91159915|
The RAND–St. Andrews University Chronology of International Terrorism is a databank of terrorist incidents that begins in and has been maintained since at St. Andrews University, Scotland, and the RAND Corporation, Santa Monica, California. Terrorism is the use of violence (often against civilian targets) to instill fear, generate publicity, and sometimes destabilize governments. Generally speaking, small groups fighting against powerful states practice terrorism, but governments also have the ability to practice terrorism.
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This report details and analyzes incidents recorded in the chronology of international terrorism for A statistical abstract based on the chronology, as well as several pertinent charts, tables, and a bibliography of terrorist perpetrators, are contained in the by: 5.
Get this from a library. The Rand chronology of international terrorism for [Karen Gardela; Bruce Hoffman; Rand Corporation.] -- In response to the governmental, military, scholarly, and public need for a detailed and accurate compendium of international terrorist incidents and trends in worldwide terrorist activity, RAND.
The chronology contains data on international terrorist incidents sincederived from the open literature — newspapers, journals, radio broadcasts, and the foreign press. It provides a comprehensive database with which trends in various aspects of terrorism can be by: 1.
Table of Contents. Contents: World systems theory; Terrorism: definitional problems; Terrorism in the world system; Data methods; Analysis of the RAND chronology of international terrorism: ; Labelling terrorism in context; Inter-continental terrorism; Summary, racial and global terrorism; Appendix; Bibliography.
The main features of the book include World System’s Theory (WST), the relevance of WST, factors affecting the definition of terrorism, structural terrorism in the WST, application of Fanon, the political dimension of terrorism ideologies, the disadvantages of ideological labels, measuring WST position and the distribution of terrorism.
This timely reference book places the growing 20th century phenomenon of terrorism in an historical context. Starting with the use of assassination in Ancient Greece and including the recent bombing of the American military complex in Dhahran, Saudi Arabia, this encyclopedia Rand chronology of international terrorism for 1987 book the globe in its presentation of all aspects of terrorism: history, theories of, types of, and responses to, as.
Terrorism, Crime, and Public Policy describes the problem of terrorism; compares it to other forms of aggression, particularly crime and war; and discusses policy options for dealing with the terrorism.
It focuses on the causes of terrorism with the aim of understanding its roots and providing insights toward policies that will serve to prevent it. Source: Terrorism Knowledge Base (). Bruce Hoffman, “Terrorism Trends and Prospects,” in Ian O.
Lesser, Bruce Hoffman, John Arquilla, David Ronfeldt, Michael Zanini, and Brian Michael Jenkins, eds., Countering the New Terrorism (Santa Monica: Rand Corporation), 7– Chris Quillen, “A Historical Analysis of Mass Casualty Bombers,” Studies in Conflict and Terrorism 25.
On SeptemOsama bin Laden’s name was well known to the U.S. intelligence community. By that point, bin Laden had directed various attacks against the U.S. through the al.
International Terrorism in the s: A Chronology of Events [Mickolus, Edward F., Sandler, Todd, Murdock, Jean M.] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. International Terrorism in the s: A Chronology of Events For 40 years, the RAND Corporation has been at the forefront of terrorism and counter-terrorism studies.
In support of this work, RAND has developed and maintained a database of terrorism incidents stretching back towhich provides comprehensive information on international and domestic terrorism. The chronology was derived from three major sources: (1) Peter Semmens’ Railway Disasters of the World: Principal Passenger Train Accidents of the 20th Century, from which 14 major attacks on passenger trains were included, ranging from to ; (2) the beginnings of what has become the Rand Database of Worldwide Terrorism Incidents, starting with events; and (3) the.
The book does an admirable job of tracing the origins of terrorism studies from the s - when it was a more conventional if nascent endeavor focused mainly on insurgencies and terrorism as a tactic - to the current post-9/11 state of affairs.
International Terrorism: Challenge and Response ; [the Jerusalem Conference on International Terrorism] Editor: BenjÄ mÃ®n NetanyÄ hÃ» Publisher: Transaction Publishers, ISBN:Length: pages: Subjects.
Theories of terrorism: Instrumental and organizational approaches. Journal of Strategic Studies (Special Issue) 10(4) Terrorism. in International Encyclopedia of the Social and Behavioral Sciences, Vol. 23, Neil J. Smelser and Paul B. Baltes (eds.). Oxford: Elsevier. The RAND Terrorism Chronology Database, also known as the RAND-St Andrews Chronology of Terrorism is a database of international terrorist incidents that occurred between and It was developed by Bruce Hoffman whilst he was at the University of St.
Andrews, and was later maintained by students at the purports to be a comprehensive database of international terrorist. Terrorism as a force in social and international relations appears to some as a relapse into barbarism, a peculiar and dismal aberration of civilized life, and a step backward in the conduct of war.
International Terrorism in the s: A Chronology of Events (Volume 2) by Edward F. Mickolus and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at The following chronology is a supplement to an earlier Rand report by the authors,* in which incidents of international terrorism that occurred between January and April are described; this supplement lists 57 additional.
This chronology and its companion report, International Terrorism: An An notated Bibliography (RDOS/ ARPA, The Rand Corporation, forthcoming), are intended to serve as reference works on recent acts of international terrorism.
Most of the chronological material is. Comment: Text has occasional notes and underlines, stapled binding is firm, wrappers have stains and shelf-wear, ex-library with stamps and labels, writing on inside back cover. % Money Back Guarantee! Ships within 1 business day, includes tracking.
Carefully packed. Serving satisfied customers since It supplements an €arlier Rand report by the same authors (International Terror ism: A Chronology,RDOS/ ARPA, March ), providingdescr.,ip tions of additional incidents through calendar year The two reports together serve as a reference work on recent ach') of international terrorism, and as a basis.A 'read' is counted each time someone views a publication summary (such as the title, abstract, and list of authors), clicks on a figure, or views or downloads the full-text.