Analyzing the Issues: Critical Perspectives on Terrorism, 1st Edition

  • Elizabeth Schmermund
  • Stephen Feinstein
  • Published By: Enslow Publishing
  • ISBN-10: 0766081281
  • ISBN-13: 9780766081284
  • DDC: 303.625
  • Grade Level Range: 7th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 208 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2017 | Published/Released August 2017
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2017

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Overview

Terrorism is a form of violence with the main intent of frightening people from pursuing their everyday lives. Despite calls to ignore a fear of terrorism lest “the terrorists win,” many Westerners are justifiably scared about what seems like the increased presence of terrorism in their world. This text examines viewpoints about the roots of terrorism and its role in different areas around the globe. Experts, journalists, and politicians all weigh in on this important topic in order to help students reach their own conclusions about the role of terrorism in our world today.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Introduction.
1: Terrorism Around the World.
2: Why do People Become Terrorists?.
3: Preventing Terrorism.
4: Political Perspectives.
5: Spiritual and Moral Perspectives.
Conclusion.
About the Editors.
Bibliography.
Chapter Notes.
Glossary.
For More Information.
Index.