Terrorism and Guerrilla Warfare by P-TaylorFrancis

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Terrorism and guerrilla warfare are increasingly common in many countries of the world. This book examines the current state of terrorism and guerrilla warfare and indicates how they may develop in the future. It sets out the different kinds of terrorism and guerrilla warfare and discusses in detail the various types of weapons and techniques favoured by terrorists, assessing for each the latest technological changes and their effects. It looks at intelligence, propaganda and communications. It explores the tactics and strategy of terrorists and guerrillas and surveys the methods currently used and being developed for countering their activities. Throughout the author illustrates the points made with examples from around the world.

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									Terrorism and Guerrilla Warfare
Author: Richard Clutterbuck



Edition: 1
Table of Contents

Part I: Fighting under the Nuclear Umbrella 1. Introduction 2. The Spectrum of Political Conflict Part II:
Technological Development 3. Terrorist Targets in the 1990s 4. Personal Weapons 5. Missiles, Longer
Range Weapons and Bombs 6. Detecting Explosives Bombs and Guns 7. Intelligence and the
Microelectronics Revolution 8. Physical Security Part III: Drugs, Political Violence and Crime 9. Cocaine
10. Heroin and Hashish 11. The Consumers Part IV: Rural Guerrilla Warfare 12. Rural Guerrillas - Latin
America 13. Rural Guerrillas - Asia and Africa 14. Development of Rural Guerrilla Warfare Part V: Urban
Terrorism 15. Urban Terrorist Organisations 16. Urban Terrorist Techniques 17. Developments in
Countering Terrorism Part VI: Conclusions 18. Nightmare Senarios 19. The Price to Pay
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Terrorism and guerrilla warfare are increasingly common in many countries of the world. This book
examines the current state of terrorism and guerrilla warfare and indicates how they may develop in the
future. It sets out the different kinds of terrorism and guerrilla warfare and discusses in detail the various
types of weapons and techniques favoured by terrorists, assessing for each the latest technological
changes and their effects. It looks at intelligence, propaganda and communications. It explores the
tactics and strategy of terrorists and guerrillas and surveys the methods currently used and being
developed for countering their activities. Throughout the author illustrates the points made with examples
from around the world.

								
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