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Title The evolution of the global terrorist threat : from 9/11 to Osama bin Laden's death / edited by Bruce Hoffman and Fernando Reinares.

Publication Info. New York : Columbia University Press, [2014]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    363.325 EVO    Available
Description xiv, 677 pages ; 24 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Columbia studies in terrorism and irregular warfare
Columbia studies in terrorism and irregular warfare.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction / Bruce Hoffman and Fernando Reinares -- In the West. The evolution of the post-9/11 threat to the U.S. homeland / Lorenzo Vidino ; The 2004 Madrid train bombings / Fernando Reinares ; Operation crevice in London / Peter R. Neumann and Ryan Evans ; Dhiren Barot and operation rhyme / Lindsay Clutterbuck ; The van Gogh murder and beyond / Beatrice de Graaf ; Leadership and the Toronto 18 / Stewart Bell ; Operation pendennis in Australia / Sally Neighbour ; The 7 July 2005 London bombings / Bruce Hoffman ; The 2006 airline plot / Paul Cruickshank ; The foiled attacks in Italy in 2006 / Javier Jordan ; The German "Sauerland" plot, central Asia, and Turkey / Guido Steinberg ; The Danish glasvej case / Michael Taarnby ; The January 2008 suicide bomb plot in Barcelona / Fernando Reinares ; Ansar al-Fatah and "Iraqi" networks in France / Jean-Pierre Filiu -- Outside the West. Al-Qaeda terrorism in Afghanistan / Seth G. Jones ; Attacks of al-Jemaah al-Islamiyah in southeast Asia / Rohan Gunaratna ; The Mombassa attacks of November 28, 2002 / Jonathan Fighel ; The origins of sectarian terrorism in Iraq / Mohammed M. Hafez ; The November 2003 Istanbul bombings / Guido Steinberg and Philipp Holtmann ; The Sinai terrorist attacks / Holly L. McCarthy and Ami Pedahzur ; Comparing the 2003 and 2007 incidents in Casablanca / Jack Kalpakian ; The 2007 suicide attacks in Algiers / Anneli Botha ; The 2003 Riyadh and 2008 Sanaa bombings / Thomas Hegghammer ; The 2008 Mumbai attack / C. Christine Fair ; The 2010 suicide attacks in Kampala / Anneli Botha -- Conclusion / Bruce Hoffman and Fernando Reinares -- List of contributors -- Index.
Subject Terrorism -- History -- 21st century.
Jihad -- History -- 21st century.
Added Author Hoffman, Bruce, 1954- editor of compilation.
Reinares, Fernando, 1960- editor of compilation.
Vidino, Lorence.
Reinares, Fernando.
Neumann, Peter R.
Evans, Ryan.
Clutterbuck, Lindsay.
De Graff, Beatrice.
Bell, Stewart.
Neighbour, Sally.
Hoffman, Bruce.
Cruickshank, Paul,
Jordán, Javier.
Steinberg, Guido.
Taarnby, Michael.
Filiu, Jean-Pierre
Jones, Seth G.
Gunaratna, Rohan.
Fighel, Jonathan.
Hafez, Mohammed M.
Holtmann, Philipp.
Mccarthy, Holly L.
Pedahzur, Ami
Kalpakian, Jack.
Botha, Anneli.
Hegghammer, Thomas.
Fair, C. Christine
ISBN 9780231168984 (cloth : alk. paper)
0231168985 (cloth : alk. paper)

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