TERRORISM
CURRENT REGIONAL ISSUES


February 2011

Compiled by Bibliography Branch
Muir S. Fairchild Research Information Center
Maxwell AFB, AL



CONTENTS

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General Information


Internet Resources

Al Jazeera English - AJE. 
Available online at: http://english.aljazeera.net/
Includes news, programs, videos, blogs, etc.

Perspectives on Terrorism: A Journal of the Terrorism Research Institute. 
Available online at: http://www.terrorismanalysts.com/pt/
Full text starting with v. 1, 2007.

Terrorism: Groups and Methods, compiled by Bibliography Branch.  Maxwell AFB, AL, Muir S. Fairchild Research Information Center, 2010.
Available online at: http://www.au.af.mil/au/aul/bibs/terrorgroups2010.htm

U.S. Army War College.  Strategic Studies Institute of the US Army War College. 
Available online at: http://www.StrategicStudiesInstitute.army.mil
Publishes security and strategic reports and publications covering terrorism; also see Regional Issues section.


Books

Brachman, Jarret M.  Global Jihadism: Theory and Practice.  New York, Routledge, 2009.  212 p.
Explores the ideas and concepts of Jihad, al-Wala Wal-Bara, Takfir, and Tawhid; also explores the thinking and activities explaining the intricacies and idiosyncrasies of al-Qaida's propaganda machine.
Book call no.: 320.556 B796g

Counter-Terrorism White Paper: Securing Australia; Protecting Our Community 2010.  Canberra, Australia, Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet, 2010.  74 p.
Securing Australia: Protecting Our Community 2010-Subtitle.
Also available online at: http://www.dpmc.gov.au/publications/counter_terrorism/docs/counter-terrorism_white_paper.pdf
Book call no.: 363.32517094 C855

Gerges, Fawaz A.  The Far Enemy: Why Jihad Went Global.  New York, Cambridge University Press, 2009.  386 p.
Explores the how and why behind jihadis' decision to internationalize jihad, what this says about the sociology of jihadis and the future for jihadis.
Book call no.: 297.72 G367f

Howard, Tiffiany O.  The Tragedy of Failure: Evaluating State Failure and Its Impact on the Spread of Refugees, Terrorism, and War.  Santa Barbara, CA, Praeger, 2010.  156 p. (PSI Reports).
Examines the relationship between forced migration, state failure, and terrorism and suggests policy strategies.
Book call no.: 320.011 H852t

Imre, Robert and others.  Responding to Terrorism: Political, Philosophical and Legal Perspectives.  Burlington, VT, Ashgate, 2008.  239 p.
Focuses on Australian perspectives on terrorism in four main areas: responses to uses of torture, legal approaches, terrorism as a consequence of globilization, and counter-terrorism.
Book call no.: 363.325 I34r

International Institute for Strategic Studies.  Strategic Survey 2010: The Annual Review of World Affairs.  London, Routledge, 2010.  402 p.
See index for country and terror group information.  Latest edition available in Fairchild Reference section and Fairchild Bookstacks.
Book call no.: 327 L8471s 2010

Jane's World Insurgency and Terrorism.  Alexandria, VA, Jane's, 2010.  780 p.
See sections on Africa, Americas, Asia, Europe, and Middle East.
Book call no.: R 364.1 J33 iss.32 2010

Lutz, James M. and Lutz, Brenda J.  Global Terrorism.  2nd ed. New York, Routledge, 2008.  346 p.
Comprehensive introduction to terrorism as a global phenomenon; introduces the history, politics, ideologies, and strategies of both contemporary and older terrorist groups.
Book call no.: 363.325 L975g

Nassar, Jamal R.  Globalization and Terrorism: The Migration of Dreams and Nightmares.  2nd ed. Lanham, MD, Roman & Littlefield, 2010.  147 p.
Book call no.: 303.625 N265g 2010

Playing Politics with Terrorism: A User's Guide, edited by George Kassimeris.  New York, Columbia University Press, 2008.  334 p.
Offers fourteen chapters by various authors.  These include case studies such as the Aldo Moro murder case, the case of Fujimori's Peru, the Madrid case, and Britain and the IRA.   Also offers chapters on the use and abuse of terror, Australia's counterterrorism law since 9/11, the terrorism industry, and terrorism and politics in the United States.
Book call no.: 363.325 P722

Siniver, Asaf.  International Terrorism Post-9/11: Comparative Dynamics and Responses.  New York, Routledge, 2010.  240 p.
Explores differing approaches to terrorism after 9/11 from countries around the world.
Book call no.: 363.3251561 I61

U.S. Department of State.  Country Reports on Terrorism 2009.  Washington, U.S. Department of State, 2010.  332 p.
Updated yearly.  Covers developments in countries in which acts of terrorism occurred, countries that are state sponsors of terrorism, and countries determined to be of particular interest in the Global War on Terrorism (GWOT).  Provides information on terrorist groups, their umbrella groups, and state sponsors of terror.
Also available online at: http://www.state.gov/s/ct/rls/crt/index.htm
Book call no.: R 363.325 P316 2009

Understanding Terror: Perspectives for Canadians, edited by Karim-Aly S. Kassam.  Calgary, Canada, University of Calgary Press, 2010.  263 p.
Book call no.: 303.6250971 U55

Violent Non-State Actors in World Politics, edited by Klejda Mulaj.  New York, Columbia University Press, 2010.  475 p.
Includes essays on the political, economic, and social processes behind the emergence of violent non-state actors (VNSAs) around the world.
Book call no.: 327.117 V795

War, Torture and Terrorism: Rethinking the Rules of International Security, edited by Anthony F. Lang and Amanda R. Beattie.  New York, Routledge, 2009.  213 p.  (Contemporary Security Studies)
Explores the challenges of rules in the current international security order.
Book call no.: 341.6 W253

The World's Most Threatening Terrorist Networks and Criminal Gangs, edited by Michael T. Kindt and others.  New York, Palgrave Macmillan, 2009.  281 p.
Book call no.: 303.6250922 W927


Periodicals

Kitchen, Veronica and Sasikumar, Karthika.  Canada (En)Counters Terrorism: U.S.-Canada Relations and Counter-Terrorism Policy.  Terrorism and Political Violence 21:155-173 January-March 2009.

Kraft, Michael B.  Helping other Countries Counter Terrorism.  Counterterrorism: The Journal of Counterterrorism and Homeland Security International 14:30-34 Summer 2008.

The War Count: Analysis of Selected Significant Conflicts.  Defense Monitor 37:3-11 January-February 2008.
Includes information on the conflicts between Russia and Chechnya, Israel and Palestine and the Philippines against the al-Qaida-affiliated Abu Sayyaf terror group.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=f5h&AN=31331358&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv


Videos

Ruffini, Joseph.  The Master's Series: Global Terror and International Affairs.  Colorado Springs, CO, JPR & Associates, 2009.  1 CD-ROM.
Summaries of 36 books covering global terror and international affairs.
CD/DVD ROM call no.: 016.363325 R923m


Africa


Books

Bruton, Bronwyn E.  Somalia: A New Approach.  New York, Center for Preventive Action, Council on Foreign Relations, 2010.  45 p.
Covers the increasing insecurity in Somalia including piracy and Somalia as sanctuary for al-Qaeda.
Also available online at: http://www.cfr.org/content/publications/attachments/Somalia_CSR52.pdf
Book call no.: 967.73053 B913s

Chau, Donovan C.  U.S. Counterterrorism in Sub-Saharan Africa: Understanding Costs, Cultures, and Conflicts.  Carlisle, PA, Strategic Studies Institute, U.S. Army War College, September 2008.  73 p.
Also available online at: http://purl.access.gpo.gov/GPO/LPS101655
Book call no.: 303.6250967 C496u

Cox, Dan G. and others.  Terrorism, Instability, and Democracy in Asia and Africa.  Boston, Northeastern University Press, 2009.  224 p.
Using statistical analysis and case studies looks into terrorists threats in Asia and Africa including domestic, regional and international.
Book call no.: 363.325095 C877t

Filiu, Jean-Pierre.  Could Al-Qaeda Turn African in the Sahel?  Washington, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, 2010.  11 p. (Carnegie papers Middle East program, no. 112)
Also available online at: http://carnegieendowment.org/files/al_qaeda_sahel.pdf
Book call no.: 363.325170966 F483c

United States. Congress.  Senate.  Committee on Foreign Relations.  Al Qaeda in Yemen and Somalia: A Ticking Time Bomb.  Hearing.  111th Congress, 2nd session, January 21, 2010.  Washington, U.S. GPO, 2010.  18 p. (Senate Report no. 111-40)
Also available online at: http://purl.access.gpo.gov/GPO/LPS119856
Book call no.: 363.32509533 A316


Documents (Student Research)

Ly, Alhousseyni.  West Africa: A New Recruiting Front for Al-Qaeda?  Maxwell AFB, AL, Air Command and Staff College, 2009.  28 p.
Also available online at: https://www.afresearch.org/skins/rims/display.aspx?moduleid=be0e99f3-fc56-4ccb-8dfe-670c0822a153&mode=user&action=downloadpaper&objectid=9ca253f9-68f2-4e10-873b-04edf0868d16&rs=PublishedSearch
Doc. call no.: M-U 43122 L981w

Stewart, Napoleon W.  Sub-Saharan Africa and the Global War on Terrorism.  Carlisle Barracks, PA, U.S. Army War College, 2008.  22 p.
Also available online at: http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA482259
Doc. call no.: M-U 39080-537 S8511s

Trosper, Trygve B.  West Africa's War on Terrorism: Time and Patience.  Carlisle Barracks, PA, U.S. Army War College, 2009.  26 p.
Also available online at: http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA499371
Doc. call no.: M-U 39080-537 T857w


Periodicals

Agyeman-Togobo, Kissy.  Fertile Ground: The Potential for Jihad in Nigeria.  Jane's Intelligence Review 22:12-15 September 2010.
Discusses the militant Islamist threat in Nigeria.

Bartolucci, Valentina.  Analysing Elite Discourse on Terrorism and Its Implications: The Case of Morocco.  Critical Studies on Terrorism 3:119-135 April 2010.
Also available online at: http://www.informaworld.com/openurl?genre=article&issn=1753%2d9153&volume=3&issue=1&spage=119

Howard, Tiffiany.  Failed States and the Spread of Terrorism in Sub-Saharan Africa.  Studies in Conflict and Terrorism 33:960-988 November 2010.
Also available online at: http://www.informaworld.com/openurl?genre=article&issn=1057%2d610X&volume=33&issue=11&spage=960

Kail, Rony M.  Mungiki: Tribal Terrorism in Kenya.  Journal of Counterterrorism and Homeland Security International 14:38-41 Spring 2008.

Keenan, Jeremy H.  Africa Unsecured?  The Role of the Global War on Terror (GWOT) in Securing US Imperial Interests in Africa.  Critical Studies on Terrorism 3:27-47 April 2010.
Also available online at: http://www.informaworld.com/openurl?genre=article&issn=1753%2d9153&volume=3&issue=1&spage=27

Kraska, James and Wilson, Brian.  The Co-Operative Strategy and the Pirates of the Gulf of Aden.  RUSI Journal 154:74-81 April 2009.
Explores the response to the increase in maritime piracy with the formation of a broad, informal coalition of states and international organizations to send forces into the Horn of Africa.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=mth&AN=39253817&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Omotola, J. Shola.  "Liberation Movements" and Rising Violence in the Niger Delta: The New Contentious Site of Oil and Environmental Politics.  Studies in Conflict and Terrorism 33:36-54 January 2010.
Also available online at: http://www.informaworld.com/openurl?genre=article&issn=1057%2d610X&volume=33&issue=1&spage=36

Qureshi, Asim.  'War on Terror': The African Front.  Critical Studies on Terrorism 3:49-61 April 2010.
Also available online at: http://www.informaworld.com/openurl?genre=article&issn=1753%2d9153&volume=3&issue=1&spage=49

Reeve, Richard.  Filling the Vacuum: Mystery of AQIM in the Southern Sahara.  Jane's Intelligence Review 21:20-23 September 2009.
Discusses Al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb (AQIM) in the southern Sahara, its escalation of activities caused by the execution of a British tourist and the governments offensive.

Shabab's Mixed Messages.  Jane's Terrorism and Security Monitor, pp 12-14, February 2010.
Discusses tensions within the Somalia Islamist group Shabab after the suicide attack at Mogadishu's Shamo Hotel on December 3, 2009.

Vittori, Jodi and others.  Islam in Tanzania and Kenya: Ally or Threat in the War on Terror?  Studies in Conflict and Terrorism 32:1075-1099 December 2009.
Explores Islam in Tanzania and Kenya and suggestions for United States foreign policies with these countries.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=mth&AN=45694106&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Woodside, Duncan.  General Disorder: Ethnicity and Resource Conflict in DRC.  Jane's Intelligence Review 21:15-19 January 2009.
Explores the ethnic and economic dimensions driving conflict in the east of the Democratic Republic of Congo.


Asia


Internet Resources

Bruno, Greg and Kaplan, Eban.  The Taliban in Afghanistan.  Washington, Council on Foreign Relations, August 3, 2009.
Available online at: http://www.cfr.org/publication/10551/taliban_in_afghanistan.html
Covers the rise of the Taliban, early supporters, leadership and structure, Afghan public opinion of the Taliban, and oppositions.

Dennys, Christian and Zaman, Idrees.  Trends in Local Afghan Conflicts: Synthesis Paper.  Cooperation for Peace and Unity, June 2009.  44 p.
Available online at: http://cpau.org.af/Research/Docs_our_publications/Trends%20in%20local%20Afghan%20conflicts%20Synthesis%20June%2009%20Final.pdf
Conflict analysis from eight different districts in Afghanistan.

Forsberg, Carl.  The Taliban's Campaign for Kandahar.  Washington, Institute for the Study of War, 2009.  71 p. (Afghanistan Report 3)
Available online at: http://www.understandingwar.org/report/talibans-campaign-kandahar
"Describes the Taliban's multi-year campaign to exert control over Kandahar."-Summary.

Phillips, Andrew.  The Anbar Awakening: Can It Be Exported to Afghanistan?  Security Challenges 5:27-46 Spring 2009.
Available online at: http://www.securitychallenges.org.au/ArticlePDFs/vol5no3Phillips.pdf
Argues techniques used in Iraq to defeat Al Qaeda will not work in Afghanistan.

Ruttig, Thomas.  The Other Side: Dimensions of the Afghan Insurgency: Causes, Actors and Approaches to "Talks".  Afghanistan Analysis Network, 2009.  35 p.
Available online at: http://www.humansecuritygateway.com/documents/AAN_DimensionsOfAfghanInsurgency.pdf
Discusses the causes, composition, structures, aspects of the ideology of the insurgency, and recommendations for a stabilization strategy.


Books

Chalk, Peter and others.  The Evolving Terrorist Threat to Southeast Asia: A Net Assessment.  Santa Monica, CA, RAND, 2009.  238 p.
Also available online at: http://www.rand.org/pubs/monographs/2009/RAND_MG846.pdf
Book call no.: 363.3250959 E92

Chalk, Peter.  The Malay-Muslim Insurgency in Southern Thailand: Understanding the Conflict's Evolving Dynamic.  Santa Monica, CA, RAND, 2008.  27 p.
Also available online at: http://www.rand.org/pubs/occasional_papers/2008/RAND_OP198.pdf
Book call no.: 959.3044 C436m

Clarke, Ryan.  Lashkar-i-Taliba: The Fallacy of Subservient Proxies and the Future of Islamist Terrorism in India.  Carlisle, PA, Strategic Studies Institute, U.S. Army War College, 2010.  108 p.
Discusses Lashkar-i-Taliba (LeT) foundations and operations in India, Pakistan, and the Kashmir region.
Also available online at: http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA516621
Book call no.: 363.3250954 C599L

Cox, Dan G. and others.  Terrorism, Instability, and Democracy in Asia and Africa.  Boston, Northeastern University Press, 2009.  224 p.
Using statistical analysis and case studies, looks into terrorists threats in Asia and Africa including domestic, regional and international.
Book call no.: 363.325095 C877t

Fouse, David and Sato, Yoichiro.  Enhancing Basic Governance: Japan's Comprehensive Counterterrorism Assistance to Southeast Asia.  Honolulu, HI, Asia-Pacific Center for Security Studies, 2006.  12 p. (Asia-Pacific Security Studies)
Book call no.: 363.325170952 F781e

Gul, Imtiaz.  The Most Dangerous Place: Pakistan's Lawless Frontier.  New York, Viking, 2010.  282 p.
Book call no.: 954.91053 G971m

Jenkins, Brian Michael.  Terrorists Can Think Strategically: Lessons Learned from the Mumbai Attacks.  Santa Monica, CA, RAND, 2009.  6 p.
Testimony presented before the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee on January 28, 2009.
Also available online at: http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA493674
Book call no.: 363.325101 J52t

Jones, Seth G. and Fair, C. Christine.  Counterinsurgency in Pakistan.  Santa Monica, CA, RAND, 2010.  185 p.
Also available online at: http://www.rand.org/pubs/monographs/MG982/
Book call no.: 954.91053 J79c

Malik, Iftikhar Haider.  Pakistan: Democracy, Terrorism, and the Building of a Nation.  Northampton, MA, Olive Branch Press, 2010.  211 p.
Book call no.: 954.91053 M251p

Milam, William B.  Bangladesh and Pakistan: Flirting with Failure in South Asia.  New York, Columbia University Press, 2009.  276 p.
The author explores the political and religious realities of Pakistan and Bangladesh especially the al-Qaeda-linked jihadi networks.
Book call no.: 954.9105 M637b

National Institute for Defense Studies.  East Asian Strategic Review 2010.  Tokyo, Japan, The Japan Times, 2010.  268 p.
Book call no.: 355.03305 E132 2010

Rabasa, Angel and others.  The Lessons of Mumbai.  Santa Monica, CA, RAND, 2009.  27 p.
Study of the Mumbai terrorist attack of November 2008.
Also available online at: http://www.rand.org/pubs/occasional_papers/OP249/
Book call no.: 363.3250954 L641

Radu, Michael.  Islamism and Terrorist Groups in Asia.  Philadelphia, PA, Mason Crest, 2010.  112 p.
Book call no.: 363.325 R132i

Rashid, Ahmed.  Taliban: Islam, Oil and the New Great Game in Central Asia.  New York, I.B. Tauris & Co., 2009.  276 p.
Book call no.: 958.104 R224ta

Reed, J. Todd and Raschke, Diana.  The ETIM: China's Islamic Militants and the Global Terrorist Threat.  Santa Barbara, CA, Praeger, 2010.  244 p. (PSI Guides to Terrorists, Insurgents, and Armed Groups)
Book call no.: 363.325089 R324e

United States.  Congress.  House.  Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence.  Assessing the Fight Against Al Qaeda.  Hearing.  110th Congress, 2nd session, April 9, 2008.  Washington, U.S. GPO, 2008.  124 p.
Hearing focusing on the threat from al Qaeda in Afghanistan and Pakistan.
Also available online at: http://purl.access.gpo.gov/GPO/LPS109818
Book call no.: 363.325 U583a

United States.  Congress.  Senate.  Committee on Foreign Relations.  Confronting Al-Qaeda: Understanding the Threat in Afghanistan and Beyond.  Hearing.  111th Congress, 1st session, October 7, 2009.  Washington, U.S. GPO, 2010.  55 p. (Senate Hearing no. 111-363).
Also available online at: http://purl.access.gpo.gov/GPO/LPS122103
Book call no.: 363.325 U582c

United States.  Congress.  Senate.  Committee on Foreign Relations.  Exploring Three Strategies for Afghanistan.  Hearing.  111th Congress, 1st session, September 16, 2009.  Washington, U.S. GPO, 2010.  52 p. (Senate Hearing no. 111-321)
Also available online at: http://purl.access.gpo.gov/GPO/LPS121461
Book call no.: 958.1047 U58e

Upadhyay, Archana.  India's Fragile Borderlands: The Dynamics of Terrorism in North East India.  New York, I.B. Tauris, 2009.  308 p.
Book call no.: 954.105 U65i


Documents

Dodaro, Gene L.  Combating Terrorism: U.S. Efforts to Address the Terrorist Threat in Pakistan's Federally Administered Tribal Areas Require a Comprehensive Plan and Continued Oversight.  Washington, United States Government Accountability Office, 2008.  19 p.
Testimony before the Subcommittee on Near Eastern and South and Central Asian Affairs, Committee on Foreign Relations, United States Senate.
Also available online at: http://www.gao.gov/new.items/d08820t.pdf
Doc. call no.: M-U 41026-173 no.08-820T


Documents (Student Research)

Choi, Jihoon P.  Southern Philippines and the Policy of the Second Front in the Global War on Terrorism.  Monterey, CA, Naval Postgraduate School, 2009.  93 p. (Thesis, Master of Arts in Security Studies)
Also available online at: http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA509157
Doc. call no.: M-U 42525 C5457s

Risinger, Caleb N.  Interdicting Pakistani Cross Border Sanctuary.  Newport, RI, Naval War College, 2009.  22 p.
Also available online at: http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA503094
Doc. call no.: M-U 41662 R595i


Periodicals

Acharya, Arabinda and others.  Making Money in the Mayhem: Funding Taliban Insurrection in the Tribal Areas of Pakistan.  Studies in Conflict and Terrorism 32:95-108 February 2009.
Discusses groups such as Al Qaeda exploiting the prevailing lawlessness in the Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) for sanctuary, and a base for their logistics, training, and operations while the local Taliban benefits financially.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=mth&AN=36161136&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Ahmed, Naeem.  Rise of Terrorism in Pakistan: Reasons, Implications and Countering Strategies.  Journal of South Asian and Middle Eastern Studies 33:16-37 Summer 2010.

Arthur, Gordon.  Archipelago Attrition: Philippine Army Targets Militant Group ASG.  Jane's Intelligence Review 21:20-24 November 2009.
"Examines the Philippine Army's operations aimed at dismantling the rebel group Abu Sayyaf Group (ASG) and undermining its civilian support."-Article.

Askew, Marc and Sivarawiroj, Prayut.  Thailand's Counter-Insurgency Operations.  Jane's Islamic Affairs Analyst, pp 11-14, January 2008.

Assault on Kabul.  Jane's Terrorism and Security Monitor, pp 15-17, February 2010.
Explores the idea that the Taliban will score propaganda victories with attacks that fail to inflict significant damage as with the attack on Kabul on January 18, 2010.

Assault on Kabul's Serena Hotel.  Jane's Terrorism and Security Monitor, pp 5-6, February 2008.
Examines the perpetrators and their evolving tactics.

Bakashmar, Muhammad.  Winning the Battles, Losing the War?  An Assessment of Counterterrorism in Malaysia.  Terrorism and Political Violence 20:480-497 October-December 2008.

Barakat, Sultan and Zyck, Steven A.  Afghanistan's Insurgency and the Viability of a Political Settlement.  Studies in Conflict and Terrorism 33:193-210 March 2010.
Also available online at: http://www.informaworld.com/openurl?genre=article&issn=1057%2d610X&volume=33&issue=3&spage=193

Barnard-Wills, David and Moore, Cerwyn.  The Terrorism of the Other: Towards a Contrapuntal Reading of Terrorism in India.  Critical Studies on Terrorism 3:383-402 December 2010.
Also available online at: http://www.informaworld.com/openurl?genre=article&issn=1753%2d9153&volume=3&issue=3&spage=383

Borooah, Vani K.  Terrorist Incidents in India, 1998-2004: A Quantitative Analysis of Fatality Rates.  Terrorism and Political Violence 21:476-498 July-September 2009.

Chung, Chien-peng.  Tipping the Balance: Will Unrest Inspire Uighur Insurgents?  Jane's Intelligence Review 21:24-28 September 2009.
Discusses the militant group Turkistan Islamic Party in China's Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous Region (XUAR).

Clarke, Michael.  China's "War on Terror" in Xinjiang: Human Security and the Causes of Violent Uighur Separatism.  Terrorism and Political Violence 20:271-301 April-June 2008.

Clarke, Ryan.  Bad Company: South Asia's Regional Criminal Organisation.  Jane's Intelligence Review 21:48-52 September 2009.
Discusses India's major crime organization D-Company and its growing terrorist activities.

D'Souza, Shanthie Mariet.  Media and Counter-Terrorism: The Indian Experience: Commentary.  Strategic Analysis 33:637-641 September 2009.
Also available online at: http://www.informaworld.com/openurl?genre=article&issn=0970-0161&volume=33&issue=5&spage=637

Davis, Anthony.  Fighting Talk: Myanmar Threatens Dry Season Offensive.  Jane's Intelligence Review 21:14-18 December 2009.
Discusses ultimatum for ethnic minority non-state armed groups to observe ceasefires and the possibility of military action.

Davis, Anthony.  Red Indians: India's Maoists Increase IED Attacks.  Jane's Intelligence Review 22:20-25 December 2010.

Davis, Jessica.  Gendered Terrorism: Women in the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE).  Minerva Journal of Women and War 2:22-38 Spring 2008.

Dearing, Matthew P.  Like Red Tulips at Springtime: Understanding the Absence of Female Martyrs in Afghanistan.  Studies in Conflict and Terrorism 33:1079-1103 December 2010.
Also available online at: http://www.informaworld.com/openurl?genre=article&issn=1057%2d610X&volume=33&issue=12&spage=1079

Fair, C. Christine.  Who Are Pakistan's Militants and Their Families?  Terrorism and Political Violence 20:49-65 January-March 2008.

Goswami, Namrata.  The Indian Experience of Conflict Resolution in Mizoram.  Strategic Analysis 33:579-589 July 2009.
Using the success of conflict resolution in the Mizoram state this article argues that conflict resolution is vital for development, social justice, and conflict transformation in areas affected by social and political violence.
Also available online at: http://www.informaworld.com/openurl?genre=article&issn=0970-0161&volume=33&issue=4&spage=579

Grogan, Steven.  China, Nuclear Security and Terrorism: Implications for the United States.  Orbis 53:685-704 Fall 2009.
Discusses internal threats to Chinese nuclear security using scenarios of terrorists threats which have implications for U.S. diplomatic strategies.

Gunaratna, Rohan and Nielsen, Anders.  Al Qaeda in the Tribal Areas of Pakistan and Beyond.  Studies in Conflict and Terrorism 31:775-807 September 2008.
"Maps the evolution of Al Qaeda and its associated groups since their relocation to the Federally Administered Tribal Area (FATA)."-Abstract.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=mth&AN=34130063&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Gupta, Arvind and others.  India-Pakistan Relations after the Mumbai Terror Attacks: What Should India Do?  Strategic Analysis 33:319-323 May 2009.
Commentary about India's responses to terrorism after the attacks in Mumbai and the precarious relations between India and Pakistan.
Also available online at: http://www.informaworld.com/openurl?genre=article&issn=0970-0161&volume=33&issue=3&spage=319

Hafez, Mohammed M.  Jihad After Iraq: Lessons from the Arab Afghans.  Studies in Conflict and Terrorism 32:73-94 February 2009.
Lessons learned from Arab veterans of the anti-Soviet struggle in Afghanistan may be applied to Iraq's insurgency.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=mth&AN=36161137&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Hussain, Syed Rifaat.  Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE): An Elusive Quest for a "Homeland."  Journal of South Asian and Middle Eastern Studies 31:68-97 Summer 2008.

Indian Mujahideen Returns.  Jane's Terrorism and Security Monitor, pp 16-18, June 2008.

JeM Rejects US Recruits.  Jane's Terrorism and Security Monitor, pp 18-20, February 2010.
Explores the ease that want-to-be jihadists can contact jihadist groups, some through madrassahs, evident by the case of the five U.S. nationals arrested in Pakistan in December 2009 for attempting to join the militant group JeM (Jaish-e-Mohammed) to fight in Afghanistan.

Jones, Sidney.  Top Target: Militant Deaths Hit Extremism in Indonesia.  Jane's Intelligence Review 21:14-19 November 2009.
Discusses the continued violent extremism in Indonesia despite the death of one of the most wanted militant, Noordin Top; also the possible ties of Noordin's group to Al-Qaeda.

Kabul Networks.  Jane's Terrorism and Security Monitor, pp 12-15, June 2008.

Kaltenthaler, Karl and others.  The Sources of Pakistani Attitudes Toward Religiously Motivated Terrorism.  Studies in Conflict and Terrorism 33:815-835 September 2010.
Also available online at: http://www.informaworld.com/openurl?genre=article&issn=1057%2d610X&volume=33&issue=9&spage=815

Kazi, Reshmi.  The Danger of Nuclear Terrorism: The Indian Case.  Strategic Analysis 33:498-515 July 2009.
Argues that nuclear terrorism is a growing concern that deserves adequate consideration, substantial efforts, expertise, and competence to combat it; explores how seriously the threat of nuclear terrorism is taken in India.
Also available online at: http://www.informaworld.com/openurl?genre=article&issn=0970-0161&volume=33&issue=4&spage=498

Kiran, R. Bhanu Krishna.  Counterterrorism Strategy: A Comparison of India and Israel.  Journal of South Asian and Middle Eastern Studies 32:42-56 Spring 2009.
Argues culture, politics, geography, and military technology explains the differences in counter terrorism strategies of India and Israel.

Kolås, Åshild.  The 2008 Mumbai Terror Attacks: (Re-)Constructing Indian (Counter-)Terrorism.  Critical Studies on Terrorism 3:83-98 April 2010.
Also available online at: http://www.informaworld.com/openurl?genre=article&issn=1753%2d9153&volume=3&issue=1&spage=83

Kumar, A. Vinod.  A Cold Start: India's Response to Pakistan-Aided Low-Intensity Conflict.  Strategic Analysis 33:324-328 May 2009.
Commentary on Indian strategies concerning Pakistan after the attacks in Mumbai.
Also available online at: http://www.informaworld.com/openurl?genre=article&issn=0970-0161&volume=33&issue=3&spage=324

Kumar, Anand.  Terror Financing in Bangladesh.  Strategic Analysis 33:903-917 November 2009.
Also available online at: http://ejournals.ebsco.com/direct.asp?ArticleID=44939EB10ECFCE855EB0

Nazir, Pervaiz.  War on Terror in Pakistan and Afghanistan: Discursive and Political Contestations.  Critical Studies on Terrorism 3:63-81 April 2010.
Also available online at: http://www.informaworld.com/openurl?genre=article&issn=1753%2d9153&volume=3&issue=1&spage=63

Oak, Gillian S.  Jemaah Islamiyah's Fifth Phase: The Many Faces of a Terrorist Group.  Studies in Conflict and Terrorism 33:989-1018 November 2010.
Analysis of the terror group Jemaah Islamiyah's influence in Indonesia.
Also available online at: http://www.informaworld.com/openurl?genre=article&issn=1057%2d610X&volume=33&issue=11&spage=989

Omelicheva, Mariya Y.  Convergence of Counterterrorism Policies: A Case Study of Kyrgyzstan and Central Asia.  Studies in Conflict and Terrorism 32:893-908 October 2009.
"Focuses on the counterterrorism measures of Kyrgyzstan and attributes their growing intensity to influence of the neighboring states"-Abstract.

Rana, Amir.  Enemy of the State: Lashkar-e-Jhangvi and Militancy in Pakistan.  Jane's Intelligence Review 21:15-19 September 2009.
Discusses the militant group Lashkar-e-Jhangvi and its role causing instability and violence in Pakistan.

Saini, S. K.  Problems and Prospects of Combating Terrorist Financing in India.  Strategic Analysis 33:85-100 January 2009.
Discusses challenges and the importance of strong domestic measures along with strengthened international cooperation in combating terrorism by attacking terrorist financing.
Also available online at: http://ejournals.ebsco.com/direct.asp?ArticleID=4BA9B07A9C94ACC6FB22

Sanín, Francisco Gutiérrez and Giustozzi, Antonio.  Networks and Armies: Structuring Rebellion in Colombia and Afghanistan.  Studies in Conflict and Terrorism 33:836-853 September 2010.
Also available online at: http://www.informaworld.com/openurl?genre=article&issn=1057%2d610X&volume=33&issue=9&spage=836

Santos, Soliman M., Jr.  Counter-Terrorism and Peace Negotiations with Philippine Rebel Groups.  Critical Studies on Terrorism 3:137-154 April 2010.
Also available online at: http://www.informaworld.com/openurl?genre=article&issn=1753%2d9153&volume=3&issue=1&spage=137

Shah, Niaz A.  War Crimes in the Armed Conflict in Pakistan.  Studies in Conflict and Terrorism 33:283-306 April 2010.
Also available online at: http://www.informaworld.com/openurl?genre=article&issn=1057%2d610X&volume=33&issue=4&spage=283

Silvestri, Michael.  The Bomb, Bhadralok, Bhagavad Gita, and Dan Breen: Terrorism in Bengal and Its Relation to the European Experience.  Terrorism and Political Violence 21:1-27 January-March 2009.
Explores issues relating to terrorism in colonial India, influences on Indian terrorism, and colonial response to Bengali terrorism.

Smith, Paul J.  China's Economic and Political Rise: Implications for Global Terrorism and U.S.-China Cooperation.  Studies in Conflict and Terrorism 32:627-645 July 2009.
Suggests that terrorism risks for China are increasing, as well as the need for counterterrorism cooperation between the U.S. and China.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=mth&AN=42868867&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Taming the Tamil Tigers.  Counterterrorism and Homeland Security Reports 14, no. 3:4 2008.

Tellis, Ashley J.  Pakistan's Record on Terrorism: Conflicted Goals, Compromised Performance.  Washington Quarterly 31:7-32 Spring 2008.

Tigers Suffer Setbacks.  Jane's Terrorism and Security Monitor, pp 12-13, January 2008.
Examines curtailment of the Tamil Tigers by the Sri Lankan military.

Ugarte, Eduardo.  The Alliance System of the Abu Sayyaf, 1993-2000.  Studies in Conflict and Terrorism 31:125-144 February 2008.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=tsh&AN=29411127&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Ugarte, Eduardo F.  The "Lost Command" of Julhani Jillang: An Alliance from the Southwestern Philippines.  Studies in Conflict and Terrorism 32:303-321 April 2009.
Discusses the Julhani Jillang gang focusing on two kidnappings and it's relations with the Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF) and the Abu Sayyaf organizations.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=mth&AN=37208310&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Vig-Aurora, Bhavna.  The New Terror Threat: Sophisticated Equipment and Weapons, Increasingly Fierce Encounters and the Coming Together of Terror Groups Show the Change in the ISI's Kashmir Strategy.  India Today International 2:36-37 April 27, 2009.
Discusses Pakistan's Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) strategy in Kashmir.

Williams, Brian Glyn.  The CIA's Covert Predator Drone War in Pakistan, 2004-2010: The History of an Assassination Campaign.  Studies in Conflict and Terrorism, 33:871-892, October 2010.
Also available online at: http://www.informaworld.com/openurl?genre=article&issn=1057%2d610X&volume=33&issue=10&spage=871

Wilner, Alex S.  Targeted Killings in Afghanistan: Measuring Coercion and Deterrence in Counterterrorism and Counterinsurgency.  Studies in Conflict and Terrorism 33:307-329 April 2010.
Also available online at: http://www.informaworld.com/openurl?genre=article&issn=1057%2d610X&volume=33&issue=4&spage=307

Wright, Joanna and Binnie, Jeremy.  Explosive Reaction: Afghan Insurgents Make IED Adjustments.  Jane's Intelligence Review 22:16-20 September 2010.
Insurgents are acquiring improvised explosive device (IED) supplies from Pakistan after Afghanistan banned key ingredients.


Europe and Russia


Books

Berman, Russell A.  Freedom or Terror: Europe Faces Jihad.  Stanford, CA, Hoover Institution Press, 2010.  224 p.
Analyzes the differing postures of European countries towards Islamist terrorism.
Book call no.: 363.32094 B516f

Combating Terrorism in Northern Ireland, edited by James Dingley.  New York, Routledge, 2009.  308 p.
Book call no.: 363.325 C7291

Friedrichs, Jorg.  Fighting Terrorism and Drugs: Europe and International Police Cooperation.  New York, Routledge, 2008.  280 p.
Book call no.: 363.23 F911f

Hewitt, Steve.  The British War on Terror: Terrorism and Counter-Terrorism on the Home Front since 9/11.  New York, Continuum, 2008.  158 p.
Book call no.: 363.3250941 H611b

Israeli, Raphael.  The Spread of Islamikaze Terrorism in Europe: The Third Islamic Invasion.  Portland, OR, Vallentine Mitchell, 2008.  499 p.
Book call no.: 303.652088297094 I85s

Pargeter, Alison.  The New Frontiers of Jihad: Radical Islam in Europe.  New York, I.B. Tauris, 2008.  244 p.
Book call no.: 320.557094 P229n

Russia's Security and the War on Terror, edited by Mikhail Tsypkin.  New York, Routledge, 2008.  175 p.
Covers how Russia's security and military policies play a part in its fight on terrorism and counterinsurgency.
Book call no.: 363.3250947 R969

United States.  Congress.  House.  Committee on Government Reform.  Combating Terrorism: Lessons Learned from London.  Hearing before the Subcommittee on National Security, Emerging Threats, and International Relations.  109th Congress, 2nd session, September 19, 2006.  Washington, U.S. G.P.O., 2008.  114 p. (Serial no. 109-259)
Book call no.: 363.2876 U581c


Periodicals

Beggan, Dominic M.  Understanding Insurgency Violence: A Quantitative Analysis of the Political Violence in Northern Ireland 1969-1999.  Studies in Conflict and Terrorism 32:705-725 August 2009.
Examines the escalation of political violence in Northern Ireland between 1969-1999 resulting from the state's reliance on repression which had conflicting effects that contributed to the rise in violence.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=mth&AN=43429319&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Blackbourn, Jessie.  International Terrorism and Counterterrorist Legislation: The Case Study of Post-9/11 Northern Ireland.  Terrorism and Political Violence 21:133-154 January-March 2009.

Boyne, Sean.  Fresh Troubles: Dissidents Rise Again in Northern Ireland.  Jane's Intelligence Review 21:16-19 May 2009.
Discusses the March 2009 killings of two soldiers and a police officer in Northern Ireland claimed by dissident republican paramilitary groups, the Real IRA (RIRA) and Continuity IRA (CIRA).

Bures, Oldrich.  Europol's Fledgling Counterterrorism Role.  Terrorism and Political Violence 20:498-517 October-December 2008.

Dalgaard-Nielsen, Anja.  Violent Radicalization in Europe: What We Know and What We Do Not Know.  Studies in Conflict and Terrorism 33:797-814 September 2010.
Also available online at: http://www.informaworld.com/openurl?genre=article&issn=1057%2d610X&volume=33&issue=9&spage=797

Edwards, Aaron.  Abandoning Armed Resistance?  The Ulster Volunteer Force as a Case Study of Strategic Terrorism in Northern Ireland.  Studies in Conflict and Terrorism 32:146-166 February 2009.
Explores the Ulster Volunteer Force's (UVF) decision in May 2007 to abandon its campaign of "armed resistance" and pursue "a non-military, civilianized role", concluding with an assessment of consequences that the end of UVF terrorism would hold for the Northern Ireland peace process.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=mth&AN=36161133&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Galeotti, Mark.  North Caucasus Insurgents Shift Focus.  Jane's Islamic Affairs Analyst, pp 8-9, August 2009.
Discusses insurgent and terrorist groups increasingly targeting senior figures and law enforcement officials in Russia's North Caucasus thought to be brought on partly by the government's counter-terrorism policies.

Ganiel, Gladys and Dixon, Paul.  Religion, Pragmatic Fundamentalism and the Transformation of the Northern Ireland Conflict.  Journal of Peace Research 45:419-436 May 2008.

Gerber, Theodore P. and Mendelson, Sarah E.  Security Through Sociology: The North Caucasus and the Global Counterinsurgency Paradigm.  Studies in Conflict and Terrorism 32:831-851 September 2009.
Discusses how economic conditions and poor governance are primary concerns for the global counterinsurgency to combat terrorism by looking at Russia's North Caucasus.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=mth&AN=43771651&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Germany's First Suicide Bomber.  Jane's Terrorism and Security Monitor, pp 13-14, April 2008.

Gilmore, Margaret.  No Way Back?  Examining the Background and Response to the Rise of Dissident Terrorist Activity in Northern Ireland.  RUSI Journal 154:50-55 April 2009.
Describes terrorist murders of two soldiers and a police officer in March 2009 in Northern Ireland, also the unity and positive response revealing how far the peace process has come.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=mth&AN=39253820&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Jonsson, Michael.  Cashing Up: Funding the Basque Battle for Separatism.  Jane's Intelligence Review 20:24-27 February 2008.

Kaunert, Christian.  Europol and EU Counterterrorism: International Security Actorness in the External Dimension.  Studies in Conflict and Terrorism 33:652-671 July 2010.
Also available online at: http://www.informaworld.com/openurl?genre=article&issn=1057%2d610X&volume=33&issue=7&spage=652

Kenney, Michael.  "Dumb" Yet Deadly: Local Knowledge and Poor Tradecraft among Islamist Militants in Britain and Spain.  Studies in Conflict and Terrorism 33:911-932 October 2010.
Also available online at: http://www.informaworld.com/openurl?genre=article&issn=1057%2d610X&volume=33&issue=10&spage=911

Kern, Soeren.  Generation Games: Basque Separatists Fight for Ascendency.  Jane's Intelligence Review 21:14-17 February 2009.
Discusses Spanish police and government improved co-ordination as the separatist group Euzkadi Ta Askatasuna (ETA) deals with internal disputes over leadership and future policy direction.

Marret, Jean-Luc.  Homeward Bound: AQIM Fails to Strike Western Europe.  Jane's Intelligence Review 22:14-17 June 2010.
Discusses Al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb (AQIM), its continuing threat to European security.

McCartan, Lisa M. and others.  Logic of Terrorist Target Choice: An Examination of Chechen Rebel Bombings from 1997-2003.  Studies in Conflict and Terrorism 31:60-79 January 2008.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=mth&AN=28111307&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Moore, Cerwyn and Tumelty, Paul.  Foreign Fighters and the Case of Chechnya: A Critical Assessment.  Studies in Conflict and Terrorism 31:412-433 May 2008.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=mth&AN=31656993&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Nesser, Petter.  How Did Europe's Global Jihadis Obtain Training for their Militant Causes?  Terrorism and Political Violence 20:234-256 April-June 2008.

O'Neill, Maria.  A Critical Analysis of the EU Legal Provisions on Terrorism.  Terrorism and Political Violence 20:26-48 January 2008.

Pantucci, Raffaello.  The Tottenham Ayatollah and the Hook-Handed Cleric: An Examination of All Their Jihadi Children.  Studies in Conflict and Terrorism 33:226-245 March 2010.
Discusses the network of terrorist plots emanating from Omar Bakri Mohammed and Abu Hamza al-Masri, two infamous figures based at London's Finsbury Park Mosque.
Also available online at: http://www.informaworld.com/openurl?genre=article&issn=1057%2d610X&volume=33&issue=3&spage=226

Sánchez, W. Alejandro.  Corsica: France's Petite Security Problem.  Studies in Conflict and Terrorism 31:655-664 July 2008.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=mth&AN=32771109&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Sinai, Joshua.  Terrorism and the Netherlands: The Threat and the Response.  Counterterrorism: The Journal of Counterterrorism and Homeland Security International 14:38-43 Summer 2008.

Torres Soriano, Manuel R.  Spain as an Object of Jihadist Propaganda.  Studies in Conflict and Terrorism 32:933-952 November 2009.
Analysis of the importance and treatment of Spain in jihadist propaganda.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=mth&AN=44746323&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Vegar, José.  The Grey Threat: Presence of Jihadist Terrorism and Failings in the Portuguese National Security System.  Studies in Conflict and Terrorism 31:456-479 May 2008.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=mth&AN=31656991&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Vidino, Lorenzo.  The Tripartite Threat of Radical Islam to Europe.  Counterterrorism: The Journal of Counterterrorism and Homeland Security International 14:44-46 Summer 2008.

Whine, Michael.  Homegrown Terrorist Threat in Europe.  Journal of Counterterrorism and Homeland Security International 14:28-33 Spring 2008.


Latin America


Books

Bowden, Charles.  Murder City: Ciudad Juarez and the Global Economy's New Killing Fields.  New York, Nation Books, 2010.  320 p.
Author describes the downfall and increasing violence of the Mexican border town.
Book call no.: 364.1523097216 B784m

Garrard-Burnett, Virginia.  Terror in the Land of the Holy Spirit: Guatemala under General Efrain Rios Montt, 1982-1983.  New York, Oxford University Press, 2010.  269 p.
Describes the violence and terror against Mayan rural communities under the leadership of General Efrain Rios Montt, Guatemala's President-by-coup.
Book call no.: 303.6409728109 G238t


Documents (Student Research)

Alzate, Ruben D.  How Colombian Interagency Cooperation Reestablished Security and Strengthened Democracy.  Carlisle Barracks, PA, U.S. Army War College, 2010.  28 p.
Covers the Colombian government counterinsurgency strategy including the success countering FARC's (Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia) strategies.
Also available online at: http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA521358
Doc. call no.: M-U 39080-537 A478h

Correa, Juan Carlos.  Colombian Strategies and Operational Concepts Used in Today's Counterterrorism Warfare.  Fort Leavenworth, KS, U.S. Army Command and General Staff College, 2009.  79 p. (Thesis, Master of Military Art and Science)
Also available online at: http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA501756
Doc. call no.: M-U 42022 C824c

Pinilla, Gabriel.  Are We Approaching the Real Defeat of the FARC in Colombia?  Carlisle Barracks, PA, U.S. Army War College, 2009.  32 p.
Also available online at: http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA494901
Doc. call no.: M-U 39080-537 P654a


Periodicals

Becerra, Oscar.  Family Business: La Familia: Mexico's Most Violent Criminals.  Jane's Intelligence Review 21:40-43 November 2009.
Examines La Familia, the newest violent group in Mexico, its origins and possible effects on regional security.

FARC Exposed.  Jane's Terrorism and Security Monitor, pp 1-4, April 2008.

Feldmann, Andreas E. and Hinojosa, Victor J.  Terrorism in Colombia: Logic and Sources of a Multidimensional and Ubiquitous Phenomenon.  Terrorism and Political Violence 21:42-61 January-March 2009.

Joyce, Mark.  FARC's Future: The Road Ahead for Colombia's Rebels.  Jane's Intelligence Review 20:30-37 March 2008.
Reports that FARC is greatly weakened.

Lilja, Jannie.  Trapping Constituents or Winning Hearts and Minds?  Rebel Strategies to Attain Constituent Support in Sri Lanka.  Terrorism and Political Violence 21:306-326 April-June 2009.
"Assesses the importance of rebels' dependency on constituent support through a case study of the LTTE (Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam) in Sri Lanka."-Abstract.

McDougall, Alex.  State Power and Its Implications for Civil War Colombia.  Studies in Conflict and Terrorism 32:322-345 April 2009.
Examines the relationship between state power and civil war in Colombia with three key findings; state weakness providing opportunity for rebellion, growth of armed groups, and conditions of civil war leading insurgents to mimic basic functions and attributes of statehood.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=mth&AN=37208309&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Pacheco, Fernando Celaya.  Narcofearance: How Has Narcoterrorism Settled in Mexico?  Studies in Conflict and Terrorism 32:1021-1048 December 2009.
Discusses the rise of narcoterrorism in Mexico, the government's problems trying to control such violence while also dealing with state corruption and citizen security.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=mth&AN=45694109&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Saab, Bilal Y. and Taylor, Alexandra W.  Criminality and Armed Groups: A Comparative Study of FARC and Paramilitary Groups in Colombia.  Studies in Conflict and Terrorism 32:455-475 June 2009.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=mth&AN=40078734&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Sanín, Francisco Gutiérrez and Giustozzi, Antonio.  Networks and Armies: Structuring Rebellion in Colombia and Afghanistan.  Studies in Conflict and Terrorism 33:836-853 September 2010.
Also available online at: http://www.informaworld.com/openurl?genre=article&issn=1057%2d610X&volume=33&issue=9&spage=836

Vargas, Gonzalo.  Urban Irregular Warfare and Violence Against Civilians: Evidence from a Colombian City.  Terrorism and Political Violence 21:110-132 January-March 2009.
"Explores the uses of coercion and violence against civilians in the context of an irregular war in an urban setting, examining the case of Barrancabermeja, Colombia."-Introduction.

Waisberg, Tatiana.  The Colombia-Ecuador Armed Crisis of March 2008: The Practice of Targeted Killing and Incursions Against Non-State Actors Harbored at Terrorist Safe Havens in a Third Party State.  Studies in Conflict and Terrorism 32:476-488 June 2009.
Discusses the Colombian use of force against Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) in the context of use of force in International Law regarding the right of self-defense against non-state actors and third state parties’ obligation to deny passive support.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=mth&AN=40078733&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Webb-Vidal, Andy.  Back from the Dead: New Criminal Groups Emerge in Colombia.  Jane's Intelligence Review 21:38-43 May 2009.
Discusses the Aguilas Negras (Black Eagles) and other emerging illegal armed groups engaging in drug trafficking, extortion, and other criminal activities in Colombia.

Webb-Vidal, Andy.  Fight the Future: The Beginning of the End for the FARC?  Jane's Intelligence Review 20:16-21 September 2008.
Examines Colombia's Marxist-Leninist insurgent group FARC after the loss of several key commanders.


Middle East


Books

Abdel-Latif, Omayma.  Lebanon's Sunni Islamists - A Growing Force.  Washington, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, January 2008.  22 p.
Also available online at: http://www.carnegieendowment.org/files/CMEC6_abdellatif_lebanon_final.pdf
Book call no.: 322.1095692 A135L

Al Qaeda in Iraq, edited by David H. Naylor.  New York, Nova Science Publishers, 2009.  118 p.
Al Qaeda in Iraq: Assessment and Outside Links, pp 1-23.
Book call no.: 363.32509567 A316

Asseri, Ali S. Awadh.  Combating Terrorism: Saudi Arabia's Role in the War on Terror.  New York, Oxford University Press, 2009.  196 p.
Book call no.: 363.3251709538 A846c

Azani, Eitan.  Hezbollah: The Story of the Party of God from Revolution to Institutionalization.  New York, Palgrave Macmillan, 2009.  293 p.
Book call no.: 324.25692 A991h

Bergen, Peter and others.  Bombers, Bank Accounts, & Bleedout: Al-Qa'ida's Road in and out of Iraq.  West Point, NY, Combating Terrorism Center at West Point, July 22, 2008.  125 p.
"Analyzes al-Qa'ida in Iraq's (AQI) operations from spring 2006 to summer 2007."-Summary.
Also available online at: http://www.ctc.usma.edu/harmony/pdf/Sinjar_2_July_23.pdf
Book call no.: 956.70443 B695

Boucek, Christopher.  Yemen: Avoiding a Downward Spiral.  Washington, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, 2009.  29 p.
Discusses domestic stability and regional security challenges for Yemen; problems include international terrorism, violent extremism, religious and tribal conflicts.
Also available online at: http://carnegieendowment.org/files/yemen_downward_spiral.pdf
Book call no.: 953.3053 B752y

Erlich, Reese W.  Conversations with Terrorists: Middle East Leaders on Politics, Violence, and Empire.  Sausalito, CA, PoliPointPress, 2010.  191 p.
Book call no.: 363.3250956 E69c

Gunning, Jeroen.  Hamas in Politics: Democracy, Religion, Violence.  New York, Columbia University Press, 2008.  310 p.
Study of Hamas including origins, political philosophy, domestic politics and success in the political arena showing that religion, violence, and democracy are not necessarily incompatible.
Book call no.: 324.256953082 G976h

Israel, Palestine and Terror, edited by Stephen Law.  New York, Continuum, 2008.  226 p.
Book call no.: 363.325095694 I85

Kaye, Dalia Dassa and others.  More Freedom, Less Terror?  Liberalization and Political Violence in the Arab World.  Santa Monica, CA, RAND, 2008.  195 p.
A tenet of the U.S. foreign policy promotes democracy as a means of reducing terrorism.
"This study explores the relationship between the two by examining processes on political violence in six Arab cases."-Book Jacket.
Also available online at: http://www.rand.org/pubs/monographs/2008/RAND_MG772.pdf
Book call no.: 363.32509 M835

Kepel, Gilles.  Beyond Terror and Martyrdom: The Future of the Middle East.  Cambridge, MA, Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2008.  328 p.
Book call no.: 363.3250956 K38b

Kinzer, Stephen.  All the Shah's Men: An American Coup and the Roots of Middle East Terror.  New York, John Wiley & Sons, 2008.  258 p.
Book call no.: 955.053 K56a 2008

Kramer, Stephen.  Surrogate Terrorists: Iran's Formula for Success.  Lanham, MD, University Press of America, 2010.  76 p.
Book call no.: 303.625 K89s

Love, James B.  Hezbollah: Social Services as a Source of Power.  Hurlburt Field, FL, JSOU Press, 2010.  50 p.
"Illustration and reminder of the importance of civic actions to achieving strategic objectives, outlining the comprehensive activities of the Hezbollah Social Services Section"-Foreword.
Also available online at: https://jsou.socom.mil/JSOU%20Publications/JSOU10-5loveHezbollah_final.pdf
Book call no.: 322.42095692 L897h

Pedahzur, Ami and Perliger, Arie.  Jewish Terrorism in Israel.  New York, Columbia University Press, 2009.  243 p.
Begins with a historical perspective about the origins of Jewish violence, examines more recent terrorist groups, finishes with a comparison between Jewish terrorism and other religious terrorism.
Book call no.: 363.325095694 P371j

Shah, Niaz A.  Self-Defense in Islamic and International Law: Assessing Al-Qaeda and the Invasion of Iraq.  New York, Palgrave Macmillan, 2008.  192 p.
Book call no.: 341.6 S525s


Documents (Student Research)

Correa, Juan Carlos.  Colombian Strategies and Operational Concepts Used in Today's Counterterrorism Warfare.  Fort Leavenworth, KS, U.S. Army Command and General Staff College, 2009.  79 p. (Thesis, M.S. in Military Art and Science)
Also available online at: http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA501756
Doc. call no.: M-U 42022 C824c

Greer, Andy J.  Negotiating with Pre-Terrorists: Police Tactics with Gangs Applied to Current Operations in Iraq.  Maxwell AFB, AL, Air Command and Staff College, 2008.  30 p.
Also available online at: https://www.afresearch.org/skins/RIMS/display.aspx?moduleid=be0e99f3-fc56-4ccb-8dfe-670c0822a153&mode=user&action=researchproject&objectid=b515c977-a199-4df1-b5c7-4d1a9fa36e71
Doc. call no.: M-U 43122 G8161n

Khong, Kelvin B. L.  Suicide Terrorism and Its Impact on the Palestinian-Israeli Conflict.  Maxwell AFB, AL, Air Command and Staff College, 2008.  31 p.
Also available online at: https://www.afresearch.org/skins/RIMS/display.aspx?moduleid=be0e99f3-fc56-4ccb-8dfe-670c0822a153&mode=user&action=researchproject&objectid=62ab40fd-439b-45bc-a9ae-6e47299577eb
Doc. call no.: M-U 43122 K451s

Prussian, Nathan J.  Countering Iranian Sponsored Terrorism.  Norfolk, VA, Joint Forces Staff College, Joint Advanced Warfighting School, 2010.  106 p. (Thesis, M.S. in Joint Campaign Planning and Strategy)
Also available online at: http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA530146
Doc. call no.: M-U 36185-37 P972c


Periodicals

Al-Qaeda's Oil War Falters.  Jane's Terrorism and Security Monitor, pp 5-6, January 2008.
Reviews Al-Qaida's failure to prosecute an effective campaign against energy supplies.

All Eyes on Iraq.  Jane's Intelligence Review 20:58 March 2008.
Interview with Major General Mansour Al-Turki, chief spokesman of the Saudi Arabian Ministry of the Interior.

AQAP Under Fire.  Jane's Terrorism and Security Monitor, pp 10-11, February 2010.
Discusses the increased counter-terrorist campaign against Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) since the attempted bombing of the United States airliner over Detroit on December 25, 2009.

AQI Bombs Target Baghdad.  Jane's Terrorism and Security Monitor, pp 6-9, February 2010.
Discusses Al-Qaeda in Iraq (AQI) bombings including coordinated and government building bombings in Baghdad which are expected to continue.

Araj, Bader.  Harsh State Repression as a Cause of Suicide Bombing: The Case of the Palestinian-Israeli Conflict.  Studies in Conflict and Terrorism 31:284-303 April 2008.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=mth&AN=31438705&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Atzili, Boaz.  State Weakness and "Vacuum of Power" in Lebanon.  Studies in Conflict and Terrorism 33:757-782 August 2010.
Also available online at: http://www.informaworld.com/openurl?genre=article&issn=1057%2d610X&volume=33&issue=8&spage=757

Bahgat, Gawdat.  United States-Iranian Relations: The Terrorism Challenge.  Parameters 38:95-108 Winter 2008-2009.
Discusses need for U.S.-Iran comprehensive diplomacy and issues concerning the terrorist organization Mujahideen e-Khalq (MEK).
Also available online at: http://www.carlisle.army.mil/usawc/parameters/Articles/08winter/bahgat.pdf

Blaydes, Lisa and Rubin, Lawrence.  Ideological Reorientation and Counterterrorism: Confronting Militant Islam in Egypt.  Terrorism and Political Violence 20:461-479 October-December 2008.
Describes a counterterrorism strategy that tries to change the core ideological or religious beliefs of a terrorist group.

Boyle, Michael J.  Bargaining, Fear, and Denial: Explaining Violence Against Civilians in Iraq 2004-2007.  Terrorism and Political Violence 21:261-287 April-June 2009.

Byman, Daniel.  Iran, Terrorism, and Weapons of Mass Destruction.  Studies in Conflict and Terrorism 31:169-181 March 2008.
"Reviews Iran's past and current use of terrorism and assesses why U.S. attempts to halt Iran's efforts have met with little success"-Abstract.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=mth&AN=30009283&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Freeman, Jack.  The al Houthi Insurgency in the North of Yemen: An Analysis of the Shabab al Moumineen.  Studies in Conflict and Terrorism 32:1008-1019 November 2009.
Discusses the origins of the Shabab al Moumineen group and the importance of the conflict in Yemen.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=mth&AN=44746320&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Frisch, Hillel.  Strategic Change in Terrorist Movements: Lessons from Hamas.  Studies in Conflict and Terrorism 32:1049-1065 December 2009.
Explores the dynamics of Hamas trying to explain why terrorist groups switch between external or governmental/state enemies to internal enemies within the rebel groups.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=mth&AN=45694108&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Gunaratna, Rohan and Ali, Mohamed bin.  De-Radicalization Initiatives in Egypt: A Preliminary Insight.  Studies in Conflict and Terrorism 32:277-291 April 2009.
Provides insight to the ideological revision of the two principle Islamist militant groups in Egypt, the Al-Gamaa Al-Islamiyya and Al-Jihad Al-Islami; the leaders have taken steps to renounce violence and promote peace.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=mth&AN=37208312&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Haddad, Simon.  Fatah al-Islam in Lebanon: Anatomy of a Terrorist Organization.  Studies in Conflict and Terrorism 33:548-569 June 2010.
Also available online at: http://www.informaworld.com/openurl?genre=article&issn=1057%2d610X&volume=33&issue=6&spage=548

Hafez, Mohammed M.  Jihad After Iraq: Lessons from the Arab Afghans.  Studies in Conflict and Terrorism 32:73-94 February 2009.
Lessons learned from Arab veterans of the anti-Soviet struggle in Afghanistan may be applied to Iraq's insurgency.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=mth&AN=36161137&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Hamas Restarts Suicide Campaign.  Jane's Terrorism and Security Monitor, pp 12-13, March 2008.

Hizbullah Plans for War.  Jane's Terrorism and Security Monitor, pp 6-9, May 2008.
"Examines how the Lebanese Shia group is preparing for battle with Israel by stepping up training and recruitment."-Article.

Holt, Maria.  The Unlikely Terrorist: Women and Islamic Resistance in Lebanon and the Palestinian Territories.  Critical Studies on Terrorism 3:365-382 December 2010.
Also available online at: http://www.informaworld.com/openurl?genre=article&issn=1753%2d9153&volume=3&issue=3&spage=365

Hutson, Royce and others.  Pathways to Violent Radicalisation in the Middle East: A Model for Future Studies of Transnational Jihad.  RUSI Journal 154:18-26 April 2009.
Discusses a comprehensive model theorizing what drives radicals to join a transnational jihadist organization.
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Jacoby, Tim.  Political Violence, the 'War on Terror' and the Turkish Military.  Critical Studies on Terrorism 3:99-118 April 2010.
Also available online at: http://www.informaworld.com/openurl?genre=article&issn=1753%2d9153&volume=3&issue=1&spage=99

Kiran, R. Bhanu Krishna.  Counterterrorism Strategy: A Comparison of India and Israel.  Journal of South Asian and Middle Eastern Studies 32:42-56 Spring 2009.
Argues culture, politics, geography, and military technology explains differences in counter terrorism strategies of India and Israel.

Litvak, Meir.  "Martyrdom is Life": Jihad and Martyrdom in the Ideology of Hamas.  Studies in Conflict and Terrorism 33:716-734 August 2010.
Also available online at: http://www.informaworld.com/openurl?genre=article&issn=1057%2d610X&volume=33&issue=8&spage=716

Palmieri, Joseph.  Suicide Bombing in the City of Dimona: Tactics, Techniques, and Lessons Learned by Law Enforcement.  Counterterrorism: The Journal of Counterterrorism and Homeland Security International 14:48-50 Summer 2008.
Discusses suicide bombing in the Israeli city of Dimona.

Riedel, Bruce and Saab, Bilal Y.  Al Qaeda's Third Front: Saudi Arabia.  Washington Quarterly 31:33-46 Spring 2008.

Rinehart, Christine Sixta.  Volatile Breeding Grounds: The Radicalization of the Egyptian Muslim Brotherhood.  Studies in Conflict and Terrorism 32:953-988 November 2009.
Focuses on the transition of the Muslim Brotherhood from a peaceful social movement to terrorist organization.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=mth&AN=44746322&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Roislien, Hanne Eggen and Roislien, Jo.  The Logic of Palestinian Terrorist Target Choice?  Examining the Israel Defense Forces' Official Statistics on Palestinian Terrorist Attacks 2000-2004.  Studies in Conflict and Terrorism 33:134-148 February 2010.
Statistical data on Palestinian terrorism toward Israeli targets during the al-Aqsa intifada 2000-2004.
Also available online at: http://www.informaworld.com/openurl?genre=article&issn=1057%2d610X&volume=33&issue=2&spage=134

Rudner, Martin.  Hizbullah Terrorism Finance: Fund-Raising and Money-Laundering.  Studies in Conflict and Terrorism 33:700-715 August 2010.
Also available online at: http://www.informaworld.com/openurl?genre=article&issn=1057%2d610X&volume=33&issue=8&spage=700

Siebeneck, Laura K. and others.  Spatial and Temporal Analyses of Terrorist Incidents in Iraq, 2004-2006.  Studies in Conflict and Terrorism 32:591-610 July 2009.
Focuses on terrorist incidents in Iraq, both successful and unsuccessful, detecting patterns in the establishment of terrorist activity spaces to better understand the current spatial and temporal patterns as well as predicting future trends.
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Stahl, Adam.  The Evolution of Israeli Targeted Operations: Consequences of the Thabet Thabet Operation.  Studies in Conflict and Terrorism 33:111-133 February 2010.
"Examines, from an Israeli counterterrorism and legal perspective, the evolution of Israeli 'targeted killings' (TK) as distinct from past 'assassination' and 'liquidation' operations."-Abstract.
Also available online at: http://www.informaworld.com/openurl?genre=article&issn=1057%2d610X&volume=33&issue=2&spage=111

Tonnessen, Truls Hallberg.  Training on a Battlefield: Iraq as a Training Ground for Global Jihadis.  Terrorism and Political Violence 20:543-562 October-December 2008.

Walker, Lydia.  Forging a Key, Turning a Lock: Counterinsurgency Theory in Iraq 2006-2008.  Studies in Conflict and Terrorism 32:909-918 October 2009.
Discusses Counterinsurgency (COIN) in Iraq, its changing roles including nation-building.

Wiegand, Krista E.  Reformation of a Terrorist Group: Hezbollah as a Lebanese Political Party.  Studies in Conflict and Terrorism 32:669-680 August 2009.
Explores reasons why Hezbollah was able to achieve its current status as a legitimate political party with the Lebanese government despite the classification that it is a terrorist group by several states.
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