First published in 2003, Terrorist Recognition Handbook: A Practitioner's Manual for Predicting and Identifying Terrorist Activities remains one of the only books available to provide detailed information on terrorist methodologyarevealing terrorist motivation, organizational structure, planning, financing, and operational tactics to carry out attacks. This fully revised and updated third edition contains the detailed analysis and history of prior editions with completely new case studies and information on new and emerging terrorist practices and trends. Updates to the third edition include: The newest geopolitical challenges and terrorism to emerge from the geopolitical climate post-Arab Spring Details on the newest attack tactics and procedures of al-Qaeda including al-Qaeda of the Arabian Peninsula, the Islamic Maghreb, and East and North Africa Lessons learned from recent terrorist operations and information gained from plots foiled by the FBI in the U.S. Current strategic factors and regional variables affecting global terrorism and regional insurgencies Potential points of failure in terrorist operations where plots can be most easily detected and disrupted The increasing trend of self radicalized, Internet- educated qlone wolfq operations, as demonstrated in the Boston Marathon bombing The rebirth of U.S. and European militia groups Written for counterterrorism practitioners who risk their lives to uncover planned attacks on civilian populations, this book will serve as a guide to train intelligence operatives, law enforcement entities, and military intelligence agents and soldiers to recognize and disrupt the various stages of developing terrorist plots.A Practitionera#39;s Manual for Predicting and Identifying Terrorist Activities, Third Edition Malcolm W. Nance ... 185 commercial vessels, 186 high-speed boats, 186 inflatable craft, 185 minisubmarines, 186 stealth-design suicide craft, 186 by swimmer or scuba ... 187 Hard targets, 92 Hasty attack, 90 HG weapon attack, see Human- guided weapon attack High-payoff targets, 93 High-speed boats ( HSBs), 186anbsp;...
|Title||:||Terrorist Recognition Handbook|
|Author||:||Malcolm W. Nance|
|Publisher||:||CRC Press - 2013-09-20|