Antiterrorist Initiatives

Traditionally, terrorist bands operating in rural or urban areas use vio­ lence to cast themselves as a legitimate political force. Necklacing, plac­ ing an oil-soaked tire around the neck of an informer and then igniting it, and knee-capping, positioning a handgun behind the kneecap of a "tout...

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Main Author: Wolf, John B.
Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: New York, NY Springer US 1989, 1989
Edition:1st ed. 1989
Series:Criminal Justice and Public Safety
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Collection: Springer Book Archives -2004 - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • I: Essence and Manifestations
  • 1 · The Deadly Masquerade: Is Political Assassination an Intelligence Task?
  • 2 · State-Directed Terrorist Squads: A New Dimension in Warfare
  • 3 · Propaganda: Activities and Analysis
  • 4 · Antiterrorist Intelligence
  • 5 · Antiterrorist Military Units: Organization and Operations
  • 6 · Clandestine Channels and Networks
  • II: Applications
  • 7 · Antiterrorism in Northern Ireland
  • 8 · Terrorism in the Pacific Regions
  • 9 · Covert Cuban Intelligence Operations in the Americas
  • 10 · Upgrading the American Antiterrorist Capability
  • 11 · The Antiterrorist Analyst
  • Selected Bibliography