The Resource Globalisation and the future of terrorism : patterns and predictions, Brynjar Lia, (electronic resource)

Globalisation and the future of terrorism : patterns and predictions, Brynjar Lia, (electronic resource)

Label
Globalisation and the future of terrorism : patterns and predictions
Title
Globalisation and the future of terrorism
Title remainder
patterns and predictions
Statement of responsibility
Brynjar Lia
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Drawing upon new research and methods outside the traditional focus, and by taking both a theoretical approach and a new practical predictive perspective, Brynjar Lia delivers a fresh and fascinating contribution to terrorism studies. Globalisation and the Future of Terrorism shows us that while predicting terrorism is a highly speculative business, there are ways of identifying certain long-term causes, driving forces and their links with society. Terrorists are usually integral players in local and sometimes global politics. Hence, when the local, regional and international contexts change,
Member of
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lia, Brynjar
Dewey number
  • 303.6/25
  • 303.625
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
HV6431
LC item number
.L498 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Contemporary security studies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Terrorism and globalization
  • Terrorism
  • International relations
  • World politics
Label
Globalisation and the future of terrorism : patterns and predictions, Brynjar Lia, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 244-250) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
  • GLOBALISATION AND THE FUTURE OF TERRORISM; CONTEMPORARY SECURITY STUDIES; CONTENTS; ILLUSTRATIONS; Figures; Tables; Boxes; ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS; ABBREVIATIONS; 1 INTRODUCTION; Towards a framework for predicting future patterns of terrorism; Defining terrorism; Causes of terrorism; 2 GLOBALISATION AND ARMED CONFLICTS; The future of globalisation; The impact of globalisation; Possible implications for terrorism; The future of armed conflicts; The rise of internationalised internal conflicts; Illegitimate states, legitimate revolts; Al-Qaida and the rise of global civil wars
  • Beyond war: the globalised political economy of conflictThe emergence of a global guerrilla state authority?; Conclusion; 3 INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS AND POLITICS; The world order; Consequences for the future of terrorism; Weapons of mass destruction; Nuclear proliferation risks; CBW-proliferation risks; Democratisation processes and the spread of illiberal democracies; Trends in state formation and state failure; State formation; Failed and collapsed states; Trends in peacekeeping and military interventions; Peacekeeping; Military interventions; Islamist responses to Western interventions
  • Implications for terrorismTrends in multilateralism; Implications for terrorism; The proliferation of non-governmental organisations; Implications for terrorism; 4 THE GLOBAL MARKET ECONOMY; Trends in economic inequality; Implications for terrorism; Powerless politicians? Powerful businesses?; The rise of transnational corporations; TNCs and terrorism; Privatising policing and warfare; Implications for terrorists and insurgent groups; The globalisation of organised crime; Drug trade, human-trafficking, alien smuggling; Trafficking in explosives; Changing patterns, underlying causes
  • Implications for transnational terrorismMiddle East petroleum and the future of the energy trade; Future trends in petroleum energy dependence; Implications for terrorism; 5 THE DEMOGRAPHIC FACTOR; Demographic trends; Implications for terrorism; The immigration dilemma; Migration and ethno-demographic changes; Hate crimes, racial riots and ethnic terrorism; Diasporas, overseas insurgencies and transnational terrorism; Human-smuggling and transnational terrorism; 6 IDEOLOGICAL SHIFTS; The future landscape of extremist ideologies; A resurgent left?; The challenge of Islamism and al-Qaidaism
  • The new religious extremismTowards a diffuse and rapidly changing ideological landscape; Possible implications for terrorism; 7 OUR TECHNOLOGICAL FUTURE; Terrorism and technology; The future potentials of cyberterrorism: computers as weapons; Information technologies in conventional terrorism; The globalisation of empowering technologies; Dual-use technology and improvised weapons; New interactive mass-media technologies; Counter-terrorist technologies; Possible impact on terrorism patterns; 8 CONCLUSION; NOTES; SELECT BIBLIOGRAPHY; INDEX
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (616 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203488898
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)1000000000408623
  • (EBL)183155
  • (OCoLC)316143898
  • (SSID)ssj0000163681
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11163328
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000163681
  • (PQKBWorkID)10117433
  • (PQKB)10979653
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC183155
  • (EXLCZ)991000000000408623
Label
Globalisation and the future of terrorism : patterns and predictions, Brynjar Lia, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 244-250) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
  • GLOBALISATION AND THE FUTURE OF TERRORISM; CONTEMPORARY SECURITY STUDIES; CONTENTS; ILLUSTRATIONS; Figures; Tables; Boxes; ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS; ABBREVIATIONS; 1 INTRODUCTION; Towards a framework for predicting future patterns of terrorism; Defining terrorism; Causes of terrorism; 2 GLOBALISATION AND ARMED CONFLICTS; The future of globalisation; The impact of globalisation; Possible implications for terrorism; The future of armed conflicts; The rise of internationalised internal conflicts; Illegitimate states, legitimate revolts; Al-Qaida and the rise of global civil wars
  • Beyond war: the globalised political economy of conflictThe emergence of a global guerrilla state authority?; Conclusion; 3 INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS AND POLITICS; The world order; Consequences for the future of terrorism; Weapons of mass destruction; Nuclear proliferation risks; CBW-proliferation risks; Democratisation processes and the spread of illiberal democracies; Trends in state formation and state failure; State formation; Failed and collapsed states; Trends in peacekeeping and military interventions; Peacekeeping; Military interventions; Islamist responses to Western interventions
  • Implications for terrorismTrends in multilateralism; Implications for terrorism; The proliferation of non-governmental organisations; Implications for terrorism; 4 THE GLOBAL MARKET ECONOMY; Trends in economic inequality; Implications for terrorism; Powerless politicians? Powerful businesses?; The rise of transnational corporations; TNCs and terrorism; Privatising policing and warfare; Implications for terrorists and insurgent groups; The globalisation of organised crime; Drug trade, human-trafficking, alien smuggling; Trafficking in explosives; Changing patterns, underlying causes
  • Implications for transnational terrorismMiddle East petroleum and the future of the energy trade; Future trends in petroleum energy dependence; Implications for terrorism; 5 THE DEMOGRAPHIC FACTOR; Demographic trends; Implications for terrorism; The immigration dilemma; Migration and ethno-demographic changes; Hate crimes, racial riots and ethnic terrorism; Diasporas, overseas insurgencies and transnational terrorism; Human-smuggling and transnational terrorism; 6 IDEOLOGICAL SHIFTS; The future landscape of extremist ideologies; A resurgent left?; The challenge of Islamism and al-Qaidaism
  • The new religious extremismTowards a diffuse and rapidly changing ideological landscape; Possible implications for terrorism; 7 OUR TECHNOLOGICAL FUTURE; Terrorism and technology; The future potentials of cyberterrorism: computers as weapons; Information technologies in conventional terrorism; The globalisation of empowering technologies; Dual-use technology and improvised weapons; New interactive mass-media technologies; Counter-terrorist technologies; Possible impact on terrorism patterns; 8 CONCLUSION; NOTES; SELECT BIBLIOGRAPHY; INDEX
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (616 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203488898
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)1000000000408623
  • (EBL)183155
  • (OCoLC)316143898
  • (SSID)ssj0000163681
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11163328
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000163681
  • (PQKBWorkID)10117433
  • (PQKB)10979653
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC183155
  • (EXLCZ)991000000000408623

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