Combating Terrorism : Counterterrorism And Related Activities
Counter terrorism is a set of techniques for denying an opponent the use of terrorism-based tactics, just as counter-air is a set of techniques for denying the opponent the use of attack aircraft. Counterterrorism includes both the detection of potential acts and the response to related events. Building a counterterrorism plan involves all segments of a society or many government agencies. In dealing with foreign terrorists, the lead responsibility is usually at the national level. Because propaganda and indoctrination lie at the core of terrorism, understanding their profile and functions increases the ability to counterterrorism more effectively. There are many ways to combat terrorism. First, would be an international team that is always on call to respond to terrorist threats. and retrieve hostages with minimal loss of life. The second is gun control, which would limit the weapons accessed by potential terrorists. The last thing is to recognize terrorist organizations before they have chance to attack.
DR VIJAY KUMAR VERMA
Dr. Vijay Kumar Verma is highly qualified scholar and academician having all his higher degrees from Delhi University. He Achieved his B A Hons (1989), MA (1991) M Phil (1993) on Ã¢â‚¬Å“Nuclear Armament: Some Theoretical and Perspective DemensionsÃ¢â‚¬Â under the supervision of Prof Z M Quarashi, former head Department of Political Science, University of Delhi and PhD (2000) on Ã¢â‚¬Å“LTTE as a factor in Indo-Sri Lankan RelationsÃ¢â‚¬Â under the supervision of Dr. Shanta N Verma, Delhi University. He qualified for NET (UGC) in 1993 and was earlier also selected for Lectureship in Uttar Pradesh and Bihar through Service commission but relinquished he has attended several national and international conference and his area of interest is International Relations. He has more then 8 Years teaching Experience in Delhi University.
Preface VII 1. Introduction --Pg. 1 2. Risk Management and Establishing Priorities --Pg. 23 3. The Counterrorist Allegory --Pg.49 4. Improving Counterterrorism Operations --Pg. 57 5. Networks of Terrorism,Netwar and Information Age --Pg. 91 6. Human Rights and Counterterrorism --Pg. 133 7. The War on Terrorism --Pg. 149 8. Theory of Counterterrorism --Pg. 173 9. The Threat of Terrorism --Pg. 197 10. G8 Recommendations on Counterterrorism --Pg. 235 11. ASEAN Efforts to Counterterrorism --Pg. 235 12. Implications for Strategy --Pg. 243 Bibliography --Pg. 309 Index --Pg. 313