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  • Exploring Green Criminologyby Michael J. Lynch; Paul B. Stretesky

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2014; US$ 59.95

    Widespread and significant forms of harm such as green or environmental harm have generally been overlooked by criminologists. This book argues that green harm needs to become a key area of study within the discipline of criminology and considers how the discipline can be redesigned. The authors propose an environmental frame of reference which can... more...

  • Terror and Performanceby Rustom Bharucha

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 35.95

    ?This work goes where other books fear to tread.? It reaches the parts other scholars might imagine in their dreams but would neither have the international reach nor the critical acumen and?forensic?flourish to deliver.? Alan Read, King's College London ?This book is not only timely.? It is overdue ? and it is a masterpiece unrivalled by any book... more...

  • Disengaging from Terrorism ? Lessons from the Turkish Penitentsby Kamil Yilmaz

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 155.00

    This book presents an in-depth case study of thirteen individuals who moved away from terrorist activity in Turkey. Setting their life stories in the context of political violence in support of Kurdish independence and a leftist revolution, and the response of the Turkish state, the book examines how the individuals were motivated to become involved... more...

  • Terrorism, 2008-2012by Edward Mickolus

    McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers 2014; US$ 150.00

    This is the latest volume in the decades-long series of comprehensive chronologies of terrorist attacks Edward Mickolus has written since 1980. It includes coverage of every international terrorist attack covered in public literature--including newspapers, news magazines, radio, television, websites, and other media--during the five years 2008 to 2012,... more...

  • Massacre in Norwayby Stian Bromark; Hon Khiam Leong

    Potomac Books Inc. 2014; US$ 24.95

    On July 22, 2011, a bomb went off outside government buildings in Oslo, Norway, killing eight people and injuring more than two hundred. Less than two hours later, a gunman claimed sixty-nine lives in a shooting spree at a summer camp on the island of Ut?ya, while terrified and desperate youths tried to hide or swim to the mainland to escape. Massacre... more...

  • Uprooted Mindsby Nancy Caro Hollander

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 43.95

    In our post-9/11 environment, our sense of relative security and stability as privileged subjects living in the heart of Empire has been profoundly shaken. Hollander explores the forces that have brought us to this critical juncture, analyzing the role played by the neoliberal economic paradigm and conservative political agenda that emerged in the... more...

  • Terrorism Versus Democracyby Paul Wilkinson

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 47.95

    This book examines the terrorist networks that operate globally and analyses the long-term future of terrorism and terrorist-backed insurgencies. Terrorism remains a serious problem for the international community. The global picture does not indicate that the ?war on terror?, which President George W. Bush declared in the wake of the 9/11 attacks,... more...

  • Arguing Counterterrorismby Daniela Pisoiu

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 135.00

    This book offers a multifaceted, analytical account of counterterrorism argumentative speech. Traditionally, existing scholarship in this field of research has taken a selective focus on issues and actors, concentrating mainly on US state discourse after 9/11. However, this approach ignores the fact that there was counterterrorism speech before... more...

  • Homeland Security, its Law and its Stateby Christos Boukalas

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 135.00

    This book assesses the impact of post-9/11 domestic counterterrorism policy on US political life. It examines political discourse, law, institutional architecture, and state-population relations, and shows that ?homeland security? is a project with wide-ranging implications for democratic institutions and culture. These implications are addressed... more...

  • Zur Funktionsweise von Mediationsverfahren in den internationalen Beziehungenby Kevin Urbanski

    Tectum Verlag 2014; US$ 23.01

    Mediationsverfahren in den internationalen Beziehungen haben eine lange Tradition und stellen einen Mechanismus bereit, um festgefahrene Fronten aufzubrechen und Konflikte einer friedlichen Einigung zuzuführen. Anders als im nationalstaatlichen Kontext sind die Verfahren auf der internationalen Ebene bislang jedoch kaum institutionalisiert worden.... more...