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Non-Western responses to terrorism

Michael J. Boyle (ed.)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781526105813
eISBN:
9781526135988
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781526105813.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Security Studies

This edited collection surveys how non-Western states have responded to the threats of domestic and international terrorism in ways consistent with and reflective of their broad historical, ... More


The European Union's fight against terrorism: Discourse, Policies, Identity

Christopher Baker-Beall

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780719091063
eISBN:
9781526115294
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719091063.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This book is about the language of the European Union’s response to the threat of terrorism: the ‘fight against terrorism’. Since its re-emergence in the wake of the terrorist attacks on September ... More


No Solution: The Labour Government and the Northern Ireland Conflict, 1974-79

S.C. Aveyard

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780719096402
eISBN:
9781526120854
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719096402.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Conflict Politics and Policy

No Solution uncovers the transition from a point in the Northern Ireland conflict where British governments’ sought a quick-fix solution to one where key ministers and civil servants had accepted ... More


Introduction

Michael J. Boyle

in Non-Western responses to terrorism

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781526105813
eISBN:
9781526135988
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781526105813.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Security Studies

This introduction chapter identifies the rationale for a comparative study of the counterterrorism responses of non-Western states. It argues that much of the counterterrorism literature is biased ... More


Famine in Somalia: Competing Imperatives, Collective Failures, 2011–12

Daniel Maxwell and Nisar Majid (eds)

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780190499389
eISBN:
9780190638559
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190499389.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Conflict Politics and Policy

Some 250,000 people died in the southern Somalia famine of 2011–12, which also displaced and destroyed the livelihoods of hundreds of thousands more. Yet this crisis had been predicted in 2010. The ... More


Parliament, Human Rights, and Counter-Terrorism

Adam Tomkins

in The Legal Protection of Human Rights: Sceptical Essays

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780199606078
eISBN:
9780191729720
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199606078.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

This chapter contributes to the debate between legal constitutionalists and political constitutionalists. It is in three parts. The first summarizes the leading UK case law on rights, liberty, and ... More


The Palestinian zakat committees 1993–2007 and their contested interpretations

Jonathan Benthall

in Islamic Charities and Islamic Humanism in Troubled Times

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9781784993085
eISBN:
9781526124005
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781784993085.003.0005
Subject:
Anthropology, Middle Eastern Cultural Anthropology

This chapter was published in 2008, shortly after the decision of the Palestinian Authority in the West Bank to reorganize some 90 zakat committees and bring them under central control. The chapter ... More


Defending the realm: The politics of Britains small wars since 1945

Aaron Edwards

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780719084416
eISBN:
9781781704738
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719084416.001.0001
Subject:
History, Social History

Britain is often revered for its extensive experience of waging ‘small wars’. Its long imperial history is littered with high profile counter-insurgency campaigns, thus marking it out as the world's ... More


Cooperation in the Field of International Peace and Security: A Newcomer to the Legal Framework for EU–Korea Relations

Hae-Won Jun

in The European Union and South Korea: The Legal Framework for Strengthening Trade, Economic and Political Relations

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780748668601
eISBN:
9780748684335
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748668601.003.0011
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

The inclusion of international peace and security is one of the most notable developments in the new EU-Korea Framework Agreement, in comparison with the 1996 Framework Agreement for Trade and ... More


Winning without War: Evaluating Military and Nonmilitary Strategies for Countering Terrorism

David Cortright and Rachel Fairhurst

in Drones and the Future of Armed Conflict: Ethical, Legal, and Strategic Implications

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780226258058
eISBN:
9780226258195
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226258195.003.0009
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

This chapter outlines alternative approaches to achieving international counterterrorism policy objectives. The authors cite studies showing that law enforcement and political processes are the most ... More


Introduction: the language of the European Union’s ‘fight against terrorism’

Christopher Baker-Beall

in The European Union's fight against terrorism: Discourse, Policies, Identity

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780719091063
eISBN:
9781526115294
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719091063.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

The introduction begins by making a case for analysing the language of EU counter-terrorism policy. It outlines the main aims of the research conducted in the book. The chapter discusses the ... More


Constructing the threat of terrorism in Western Europe and the European Union: a genealogy

Christopher Baker-Beall

in The European Union's fight against terrorism: Discourse, Policies, Identity

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780719091063
eISBN:
9781526115294
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719091063.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Chapter Two provides a genealogy of the threat of terrorism discourse, as it has been articulated in Western European, European Community (EC) and European Union (EU) security discourses. The first ... More


Conclusion: the ‘fight against terrorism’ discourse and the EU’s emerging role as a holistic security actor

Christopher Baker-Beall

in The European Union's fight against terrorism: Discourse, Policies, Identity

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780719091063
eISBN:
9781526115294
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719091063.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

The final chapter highlight the main contribution that this research makes to debates on EU counter-terrorism policy. The first part argues that an exploration of language, identity and the study of ... More


Anti-terrorism policy in the UK: historical trends and contemporary issues

Lee Jarvis and Michael Lister

in Anti-terrorism, citizenship and security

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780719091599
eISBN:
9781781708316
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719091599.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, Conflict Politics and Policy

This chapter provides an overview of UK anti-terrorism policy. The chapter begins by tracing the historical evolution of contemporary anti-terrorism powers, before comparing the UK’s experience to ... More


Dealing with Let and Escaping Pakistan’s Nuclear Coercion

C. Christine Fair

in In Their Own Words: Understanding Lashkar-e-Tayyaba

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780190909482
eISBN:
9780190077891
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190909482.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, Security Studies

Given Pakistan's strategic commitments and the risk aversion of policy-makers in the United States and India, what options exist for these states to deal with LeT specifically, or more generally, the ... More


Deterrence and Democracy: Reflections on American Post-9/11 Homeland Security

Richard A. Falkenrath

in The Art of Creating Power: Freedman on Strategy

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
April 2018
ISBN:
9780190851163
eISBN:
9780190872601
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190851163.003.0005
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

This chapter examines strategy and deterrence and traces the shift from deterrence by ‘punishment’ to deterrence by ‘denial’ in Washington’s conduct of the Global War on Terror. The former rested on ... More


‘Fighting the Enemy with Fists and Daggers’: The Chinese Communist Party’s Counter-Terrorism Policy in the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region

Julia Famularo

in Terrorism and Counter-Terrorism in China: Domestic and Foreign Policy Dimensions

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
February 2019
ISBN:
9780190922610
eISBN:
9780190943165
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190922610.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, Conflict Politics and Policy

China’s counterterrorism policy in Xinjiang represents an evolving, complex, and controversial approach to managing ethno-religious tensions. Chinese Communist Party (CCP) General Secretary Xi ... More


‘Fighting Terrorism According to Law’: China’s Legal Efforts against Terrorism

Zunyou Zhou

in Terrorism and Counter-Terrorism in China: Domestic and Foreign Policy Dimensions

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
February 2019
ISBN:
9780190922610
eISBN:
9780190943165
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190922610.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, Conflict Politics and Policy

This chapter provides a detailed perspective on the evolution and rationale of the legal architecture supporting China’s counter-terrorism strategy as it has developed over the past two decades, ... More


The Narrative of Uyghur Terrorism and the Self-Fulfilling Prophecy of Uyghur Militancy

Sean Roberts

in Terrorism and Counter-Terrorism in China: Domestic and Foreign Policy Dimensions

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
February 2019
ISBN:
9780190922610
eISBN:
9780190943165
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190922610.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, Conflict Politics and Policy

This chapter provides a history of how Uyghur terrorism evolved out of a long-standing conflict between Uyghurs and states based in China through a combination of PRC policies to stifle dissent in ... More


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