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Terrorist recognition handbook : a practitioner's manual for predicting and identifying terrorist activities

Author: Malcolm W Nance
Publisher: Boca Raton : CRC Press, Taylor & Francis Group, [2014].
Edition/Format:   Book : English : Third editionView all editions and formats
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Malcolm W Nance
ISBN: 9781466554573 1466554576 1466554606 9781466554603
OCLC Number: 777603223
Description: xxiv, 415 pages ; 26 cm
Contents: Part 1: Know the terrorist // 1. Your mission: critical awareness --
2. Who they are: identify terrorist operatives --
3. Intelligence profiling suspected terrorists --
4. Terrorist training --
5. Terrorism 101: why the terrorist chooses this path --
6. What terrorists believe /// Part 2: Identifying the terrorist group and its cells // 7. Terrorist group organization --
8. The terrorist cell --
9. Terrorist strategies and target selection /// Part 3: Detection of key terrorist activities // 10. Terrorist preparations for attack --
11. The terrorist's tools: conventional weapons identification --
12. Terrorist's tools: nuclear, biological, and chemical weapons and equipment /// Part 4: Predicting an attack // 13. Terrorist surveillance techniques - 14. Detecting infiltration and special mission techniques --
15. The decision and attack sequence: the last chance to stop an attack --
16. The basics of analyzing intelligence and predicting terrorism events --
17. Point of danger: law enforcement traffic stops and encountering terrorists --
18. Terrorist operations and tactics /// Part 5: The new fields of terror // 19. A primer on al-Qaeda and the global extremist insurgency --
20. Suicide terrorism: tactics, equipment and management --
21. Terrorism and insurgency in the Iraq and the changing Middle East (2003-2013) /// Part 6: Supplemental data: bibliography and appendices // Appendix A. Global terrorist groups --
Appendix B. Explosive components and ingredients checklists
Responsibility: Malcolm W. Nance.
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First published in 2003, this practitioner-based handbook provides a comprehensive and detailed treatment of terrorism and counter-terrorism. Divided into six parts, the chapters cover topics such as Read more...

 
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