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The Evolution of the Global Terrorist Threat: From 9/11 to Osama bin Laden's Death

by Bruce Hoffman & Fernando Reinares Columbia University Press (October 28, 2014)

Examining major terrorist acts and campaigns undertaken in the decade following September 11, 2001, internationally recognized scholars study the involvement of global terrorist leaders and organizations in...


Counterinsurgency in Crisis: Britain and the Challenges of Modern Warfare

by Robert Egnell, David H. Ucko & Colin Gray Columbia University Press (October 08, 2013)

Long considered the masters of counterinsurgency, the British military encountered significant problems in Iraq and Afghanistan when confronted with insurgent violence. In their effort to apply the principles...


Decoding Al-Qaeda's Strategy: The Deep Battle Against America

by Michael W. S. Ryan Columbia University Press (July 30, 2013)

By consulting the work of well-known and obscure al-Qaeda theoreticians, Michael W. S. Ryan finds jihadist terrorism strategy has more in common with the principles of Maoist guerrilla warfare than mainstream...


German Jihad: On the Internationalisation of Islamist Terrorism

by Guido W. Steinberg Columbia University Press (June 25, 2013)

Since 2007, the German jihadist scene has become Europe’s most dynamic, characterized by an extreme anti-Americanism, impressive international networks, and spectacular propaganda. German jihadists travel...


Why Civil Resistance Works: The Strategic Logic of Nonviolent Conflict

by Erica Chenoweth & Maria J. Stephan Columbia University Press (August 02, 2011)

Though it defies consensus, between 1900 and 2006, campaigns of nonviolent resistance were more than twice as effective as their violent counterparts. Attracting impressive support from citizens that helps separate...


Terrorism and Counterintelligence: How Terorist Groups Elude Detection

by Blake W. Mobley Columbia University Press (August 21, 2012)

Protecting information, identifying undercover agents, and operating clandestinely; efforts known as counterintelligence; are the primary objectives of terrorist groups who hope to evade detection by intelligence...


Nexus of Global Jihad

by Assaf Moghadam Columbia University Press (May 30, 2017)

Leading jihadist groups such as al-Qaeda and the Islamic State dominate through cooperation in the form of knowledge sharing, resource sharing, joint training exercises, and operational collaboration. They build...


How the Gloves Came Off

by Elizabeth Grimm Arsenault Columbia University Press (March 07, 2017)

The treatment of detainees at Abu Ghraib prison, Guantánamo Bay, and far-flung CIA “black sites” after the attacks of 9/11 included cruelty that defied legal and normative prohibitions in U.S. and international...


The New Muslim Brotherhood in the West

by Lorenzo Vidino Columbia University Press (August 25, 2010)

In both Europe and North America, organizations tracing their origins back to the Muslim Brotherhood and other Islamist movements have rapidly evolved into multifunctional, richly funded organizations. They...


Jewish Terrorism in Israel

by Ami Pedahzur & Arie Perliger Columbia University Press (October 01, 2009)

Ami Pedahzur and Arie Perliger, world experts on the study of terror and security, propose a theory of violence that contextualizes not only recent acts of terror but also instances of terrorism that stretch...


New Battlefields/Old Laws: Critical Debates on Asymmetric Warfare

by William C. Banks Columbia University Press (October 25, 2011)

An internationally-recognized authority on constitutional law, national security law, and counterterrorism, William C. Banks believes changing patterns of global conflict are forcing a reexamination of the traditional...


The Political Impossibility of Modern Counterinsurgency: Strategic Problems, Puzzles, and Paradoxes

by M.L.R. Smith & David Martin Jones Columbia University Press (May 12, 2015)

The counterinsurgency (COIN) paradigm dominates military and political conduct in contemporary Western strategic thought. It assumes future wars will unfold as “low intensity” conflicts within rather than...


Global Alert: The Rationality of Modern Islamist Terrorism and the Challenge to the Liberal Democratic World

by Boaz Ganor Columbia University Press (May 05, 2015)

Global Alert describes the motivations that lead to modern Islamist terrorism and the different stages in the execution of a terrorist attack. Challenging the certainty that liberal democratic values offer an...


Inside Terrorism

by Bruce Hoffman Columbia University Press (June 06, 2006)

Bruce Hoffman's Inside Terrorism has remained a seminal work for understanding the historical evolution of terrorism and the terrorist mindset. In this revised edition of the classic text, Hoffman analyzes the...


The Israeli Secret Services and the Struggle Against Terrorism

by Ami Pedahzur Columbia University Press (February 04, 2009)

While Mossad is known as one of the world's most successful terrorist-fighting organizations, the state of Israel has, more than once and on many levels, risked the lives of its agents and soldiers through unwise...