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Terrorism in Asymmetric Conflict: Ideological and Structural Aspects

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Terrorism in Asymmetric Conflict: Ideological and Structural Aspects
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Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN/ASIN: 0199533555
ISBN-13: 9780199533558
Number of pages: 200

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This thought-provoking book challenges the conventional discourse on—and responses to—contemporary terrorism. It examines the synergy between the extremist ideologies and the organizational models of non-state actors that use terrorist means in asymmetrical conflict. This synergy is what makes these terrorist groups so resilient in the face of the counterterrorist efforts of their main opponents—the state and the international system—who are conventionally far more powerful.

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