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The Terrorism Lectures

The Terrorism Lectures

September 2012
Trade Paperback · 424 Pages
$25.00 U.S. · $27.50 CAN
ISBN 9780984225293
Nortia Press


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A comprehensive collection for students of terrorism, counter-terrorism, and national security. The Terrorism Lectures is a collection of timely and engaging lessons directly from the classroom of terrorism expert James J.F. Forest. The book and accompanying online materials delve into the history of terrorism, its root causes, and its many forms and organizations, as well as the frameworks that analysts use to determine the scope of a terrorist threat.

About the Author

James J.F. Forest, Ph.D. is an associate professor at the University of Massachusetts Lowell, where he teaches undergraduate and graduate courses on terrorism and security studies, and a senior fellow with the Joint Special Operations University, where he