Our Brave New World: Essays on the Impact of September 11
by Wladyslaw Pleszczynski
Publisher: Hoover Institution Press 2002
Number of pages: 356
September 11 continues to roil our collective mind. The essays in this collection take a sometimes sobering, sometimes uplifting look at a historic turning point in our lives. The contributors examine the challenges and dangers of our new foreign policy and the sense that we have only seen the opening stage of a long-term realignment.
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by Stewart Baker - Hoover Institution Press
Baker examines the technologies we love -- jet travel, computer networks, and biotech -- and finds that they are likely to empower new forms of terrorism unless we change our current course and overcome resistance to change from privacy advocates.
by Stephen Sloan - Air University Press
Written primarily for senior- and middle-level officials and officers who will be responsible for conducting war against terrorism. The author examines several definitional problems and analyzes approaches to counter and preempt terrorism.
by Ines von Behr, et al. - RAND Corporation
This paper presents the results from research into the role of the internet in the radicalisation of 15 terrorists and extremists in the UK. Our research supports the suggestion that the internet may enhance opportunities to become radicalised.
by Adam Garfinkle - Hoover Institution Press
The book undermines the very notion that terrorism is a legitimate method of political struggle and for changing the conditions that lead people to embrace it. The authors examine the diplomatic, educational, and religious aspects of the problem.