Global Terrorism

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STRATEGIES OF PREVENTING AND CONTROLLING GLOBAL TERRORISM Author’s Name Institutional Affiliation Date of Submission Terrorism is described as the violent and inhuman acts that get perpetuated for political, ideological, and religious goals with the aim of creating fear among the neutral military personnel. According to the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), it entails the unlawful application of force to property or persons purposely to coerce the society or government in furtherance of social or political objectives. Terrorism is an old phenomenon that is emotive and complex given that such acts invoke tremendous feelings. Throughout human history, those opposed to the ruling governments or leadership have…show more content…
In particular, applications of military forces, violence-for-violence, and negotiation have been applied in different parts of the world to help control and prevent global terrorism. Bibliography Hoffman, Bruce. Inside Terrorism. New York: Columbia University Press, 2011. Laqueur, Walter. The New Terrorism: Fanaticism and the Arms of Mass Destruction. New York: Oxford University Press, 2009. Pillar, Paul. Terrorism and U.S. Foreign Policy. Washington, D.C.: Brookings Institution Press, 2013. Rubenstein, Richard. Alchemists of Revolution: Terrorism in the Modern World. New York: Basic Books, 2011. Wilkinson, Paul. Terrorism versus Democracy: The Liberal State Response. London: Frank Cass,
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