Terrorism
Groups and Methods


January 2010

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


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General Information


Internet Resources

Al Jazeera English - AJE.
Available online at:  http://english.aljazeera.net/

Combating Terrorism Center.  CTC Sentinel.  December 2007 - December 2009.
Available online at:  http://www.ctc.usma.edu/sentinel/
The CTC "contributes relevant scholarly perspectives through education, research, and policy analysis to combat terrorist threats to the U.S.  It maintains expertise in four primary areas:   terrorism, counterterrorism, homeland security, and weapons of mass destruction".

Federation of American Scientists.  Congressional Research Service Reports on Terrorism.
Available online at:  
http://www.fas.org/sgp/crs/terror/index.html

The National Consortium for the Study of Terrorism and Responses to Terrorism.  Global Terrorism Database.
Available online at:  
http://www.start.umd.edu/gtd/>
An open-source database including information on terrorist events around the world since 1970.

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.

RAND Terrorism and Homeland Security.
Available online at: 
http://www.rand.org/research_areas/terrorism/
Provides documents, programs, reports, and news.

Terrorism 2008, compiled by Glenda Armstrong.  Maxwell AFB, AL, Muir S. Fairchild Research Information Center, 2008.
Available online at:  http://www.au.af.mil/au/aul/bibs/terrorism08.htm


Books

Burleigh, Michael.  Blood and Rage:  A Cultural History of Terrorism.  1st U.S. edition.  New York, Harper, 2009.  577 p.
Book call no.:  303.62509 B961b

Coll, Steve.  The Bin Ladens:  An Arabian Family in the American Century.  New York, Penguin Press, 2008.  671p.
Book call no.:  953.8052 C697b

Combs, Cindy C.  Terrorism in the Twenty-First Century.  5th edition.  New York, Pearson/Longman, 2009.  326 p.
Book call no.:  303.625 C731t

Criminal-States and Criminal-Soldiers, edited by Robert J. Bunker.  New York, Routledge, 2008.  322 p.
Considers the theoretical and legal side of criminal-state and criminal-soldier emergence and growth paying particular attention to al Qaeda, Hizballah, Mara Salvatrucha (MS 13), Caliphate and Mahdi concerns.
Book call no.:  327.117 C929

Furedi, Frank.  Invitation to Terror:  The Expanding Empire of the Unknown.  New York, Continuum U.S., 2007.  203 p.
Book call no.:  363.325 F983i

The Greenhaven Encyclopedia of Terrorism, edited by Patricia D. Netzley with Moataz A. Fattah, consulting editor.  New York, Greenhaven Press, 2007.  364 p.
Book call no.:  363.32503 N476g  

Harmon, Christopher C.  Terrorism Today.  New York, Routledge, 2008.  231 p.
Offers chapters on:  Politics and Policies, Strategies of Terrorist Groups, Operations--Funding Terror, Technologies and Tactics, Counterterrorism, and How Terror Groups End.
Book call no.:  303.625 H288t 2008

Hill, Andrew.  Re-Imagining the War on Terror:  Seeing, Waiting, Traveling.  New York, Palgrave Macmillan, 2009.  173 p.  (New Security Challenges)
Transcends disciplines and covers the processes that do not belong to any discreet academic discipline by raising new questions and ways of reconceptualising the nature of this conflict.
Book call no.:  363.325 H645r

History of Terrorism from Antiquity to al Qaeda, edited by Gerard Chaliand, Arnaud Blin, and translated by Edward Schneider.  Los Angeles, University of California Press, 2007.  474 p.
Book call no.:  363.32509 H673

Hutchison, Billye G.  Abu Sayyaf.  Maxwell AFB, AL, USAF Counterproliferation Center, Air University, 2009.  16 p.
Book call no.:  363.32509599 H974a

International Institute for Strategic Studies.  Strategic Survey 2009:  The Annual Review of World Affairs.  London, Routledge, 2009.  402 p.
Countering Modern Terrorist Threats, pp 35-53.
Book call no.:  327 L8471s 2009

Jane's World Insurgency and Terrorism.  Alexandria, VA, Jane's, 2009.  695 p.
Provides profiles of every significant terrorist and insurgent movement worlwide.  The detailed threat assessment for each group includes information on aims and objectives, leadership, recent attacks, and tactics.  Group profiles also address sources of funding and weapons, command structure, leader biographies, and political/religious affiliation.
Book call no.:  R 364.1 J33 iss.30 2009

Kahn, Paul W.  Sacred Violence:  Torture, Terror, and Sovereignty.  Ann Arbor, MI, University of Michigan Press, 2008.  233 p.
Author investigates the reasons for resorting to violence in premodern states contending that political theory reveals that torture and terror are forms of sacrifice.
Book call no.:  341.6 K12s

Lutz, James M. and Lutz, Brenda J.  Global Terrorism.  2nd edition.  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

Mahan, Sue and Griset, Pamala L.  Terrorism in Perspective.  Los Angeles, Sage Publications, 2008.  425 p.
Book call no.:  303.625 G869t 2008

Martin, Gus.  Understanding Terrorism:  Challenges, Perspectives, and Issues.  Thousand Oaks, CA, Sage Publications, 2010.  540 p.
Book call no.:  303.625 M381u

Newmann, Peter R. and Smith, M. L. R.  The Strategy of Terrorism:   How It Works, and Why It Fails.  New York, Routledge, 2008.  126 p.
Book call no.:  363.325 N492s

Pirates, Terrorists, and Warlords:  The History, Influence, and Future of Armed Groups Around the World, edited by Jeffrey H. Norwitz.  New York, Skyhorse Pub., 2009.  467 p.
Book call no.:  355.0218 P667

Psychology of Terrorism:  Classic and Contemporary Insights, edited by Jeff Victoroff and Arie W. Kruglanski.  New York, Psychology Press, 2009.  496 p.
Compilation of articles by recognized authorities on the psychology of terrorism.
Book call no.:  363.325019 P974

Rubin, Barry and Rubin, Judith Colp.  Chronologies of Modern Terrorism.  Armonk, NY, M. E. Sharpe, 2008.  405 p.
Book call no.:  363.3250202 R896c

Sekulich, Daniel.  Terror on the Seas:  True Tales of Modern-Day Pirates.  New York, St. Martin's Press, 2009.  308 p.
Book call no.:  910.45 S463t

Smith, Paul J.  The Terrorism Ahead:  Confronting Transnational Violence in the Twenty-First Century.  Armonk, NY, M. E. Sharpe, 2008.  258 p.
Book call no.:  363.32516 S656t

Terrorism and Counterterrorism:  Understanding the New Security Environment - Readings and Interpretations, edited by Russell D. Howard and others.  Boston, McGraw Hill Higher Education, 2009.  674 p.
Book call no.:  363.325 T328 2009

Terrorism Reader, edited by David J. Whittaker.  New York, Routledge, 2007.  334 p.
Book call no.:  363.325 T3289

Understanding Global Terror, edited by Christopher Ankerson and Michael O'Leary.  Malden, MA, Polity Press, 2007.  244 p.
Book call no.:  363.325 U55

United States.  Congress.  Senate.  Select Committee on Intelligence.  Terrorist Ideology.  Hearing.  110th Congress, 1st session, June 12, 2007.  Washington, GPO, 2008.  49 p.
Also available online at:  http://frwebgate.access.gpo.gov/cgi-bin/getdoc.cgi?dbname=110_senate_hearings&docid=f:40579.pdf
Book call no.:  363.25 U582t

United States.  Department of State.  Country Reports on Terrorism 2008.  Washington, U.S. Department of State, 2009.  332 p.
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 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/2008/index.htm
Book call no.:  363.325 P316 2008

The United States, Russia, and China:  Confronting Global Terrorism and Security Challenges in the 21st Century, edited by Paul J. Bolt and others.  Westport, CT, Praeger Security International, 2008.  215 p.  (PSI Reports)
Discusses al-Qaeda, weapons of mass destruction, energy security, and environmental security among other areas of global terrorism.
Book call no.:  363.32517 U584

Violence and Terrorism 2008-2009, edited by Thomas J. Badey.  New York, McGraw Hill, 2009.  221 p.
Book call no.:  303.625 V795 11th ed. 2008-2009

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
 

Document (Student Research)

Nakamura, Michelle.  Piracy Off the Horn of Africa:  What Is the Most Effective Method of Repression?  Newport, RI, Naval War College, 2009.  24 p.
Also available online at:  http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA503032
Doc. call no.:  M-U 41662 N163p


Periodicals

Jackson, Richard.  The Study of Terrorism after 11 September 2001:  Problems, Challenges and Future Developments.  Political Studies Review 7:171-184 May 2009.

Kassel, Whitney.  Terrorism and the International Anarchist Movement of the Late Nineteenth and Early Twentieth Centuries.  Studies in Conflict & Terrorism 32:237-252 March 2009.
Argues the international anarchist movement of the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries resembled modern nationalist and separatist terrorist groups in its approaches to violence and technology.

Lia, Brynjar.  Doctrines for Jihadi Terrorist Training.  Terrorism and Political Violence 20:518-542 October-December 2008.
Reviews differences between leading jihadi theorists on training jihadi fighters.

Masters, Daniel.  The Origin of Terrorist Threats:  Religious, Separatist, or Something Else?  Terrorism and Political Violence 20:396-414 July-September 2008.

McCauley, Clark and Moskalenko, Sophia.  Mechanisms of Political Radicalization:  Pathways Toward Terrorism.  Terrorism and Political Violence 20:415-533 July-September 2008.
Discusses political radicalization as a mechanism to the origins of terrorism and influencing beliefs and behaviors of intergroup conflict and violence.

Mullins, Sam.  Parallels Between Crime and Terrorism:  A Social Psychological Perspective.  Studies in Conflict & Terrorism 32:811-830 September 2009.
Examines the parallels between the study of crime and contemporary terrorism.

Schwartz, Seth J.  Terrorism:  An Identity Theory Perspective.  Studies in Conflict & Terrorism 32:537-559 June 2009.
Outlines the role of personal, social, and cultural identity in religiously and ethnically motivated terrorism.

Siebeneck, Laura K. and others.  Spatial and Temporal Analyses of Terrorist Incidents in Iraq, 2004-2006.  Studies in Conflict & 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.

Yun, Minwoo and Roth, Mitchel.  Terrorist Hostage-Taking and Kidnapping:  Using Script Theory to Predict the Fate of a Hostage.  Studies in Conflict & Terrorism 31:736-748 August 2008.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=mth&AN=33372274&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv


Groups - Al Qaida


Books

Al Qaeda in Its Own Words, edited by Gilles Kepel and Jean-Pierre Milelli, and translated by Pascale Ghazaleh.  Cambridge, MA, Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2008.  363 p.
Book call no.:  363.325 A458

The Al Qaeda Reader, edited and translated by Raymond Ibrahim and introduction by Victor Davis Hanson.  New York, Broadway Books, 2007.  318 p.
Book call no.:  363.325 A316

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

Bodansky, Yossef.  Chechen Jihad:  Al Qaeda's Training Ground and the Next Wave of Terror.  New York, HarperCollins, 2007.  442 p.
Book call no.:  363.325094752 B666c

Drinkwine, Brian M.  The Serpent in Our Garden:  Al-Qaida and the Long War.  Carlisle Barracks, PA, Strategic Studies Institute, U.S. Army War College, 2009.  75 p.
Recommends new approaches for fighting the war on terror and Al-Qaida.
Also available online at:  http://strategicstudiesinstitute.army.mil/pubs/display.cfm?pubID=877
Book call no.:  320.557 D781s

Felter, Joseph and Fishman, Brian.  Al-Qa'ida's Foreign Fighters in Iraq:  A First Look at the Sinjar Records.  West Point, NY, U.S. Military Academy, Combating Terrorism Center, 2007.  30 p.
Also available online at:  http://www.ctc.usma.edu/harmony/pdf/CTCForeignFighter.19.Dec07.pdf
Book call no.:  956.70443 F325a

Fishman, Brian.  Dysfunction and Decline:  Lessons Learned from Inside Al Qa'ida in Iraq.  West Point, NY, U.S. Military Academy, Combating Terrorism Center, 2009.  30 p.
Also available online at:  http://www.ctc.usma.edu/harmony/pdf/DD_FINAL_FINAL.pdf
Book call no.:  363.32509567 F537d

Griffin, David Ray.  Osama Bin Laden:  Dead or Alive?  Northampton, MA, Olive Branch Press, 2009.  102 p.
Author's analysis supports the conclusion that Osama bin Laden is dead and the U.S. should not be using troops and funds to hunt him down.
Book call no.:  363.325092 G851o

Lia, Brynjar.  Architect of Global Jihad:  The Life of Al-Qaida Strategist Abu Mus'ab al-Suri.  New York, Columbia University Press, 2008.  510 p.
Book call no.:  363.325092 L693a

Mastors, Elena and Deffenbaugh, Alyssa.  The Lesser Jihad:  Recruits and the Al-Qaida Network.  Lanham, MD, Rowman & Littlefield, 2007.  165 p.
Book call no.:  363.325 M423L

Mohamedou, Mohammad-Mahmoud.  Understanding Al Qaeda:  The Transformation of War.  Ann Arbor, MI, Pluto, 2007.  136 p.
Book call no.:  303.625 M697u

Naylor, David H.  Al Qaeda in Iraq.  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

Schindler, John R.  Unholy Terror:  Bosnia, Al-Qa'ida, and the Rise of Global Jihad.  St. Paul, MN, Zenith Press, 2007.  368 p.
Book call no.:  949.703 S336u

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

United States.  Congress.  House.  Committee on Armed Services.  Terrorism, Unconventional Threats and Capabilities Subcommittee.  Challenges for the Special Operations Command (SOCOM) Posed by the Global Terrorist Threat.  Hearing.  110th Congress, 1st session, February 14, 2007.  Washington, GPO, 2008.  120 p.
Discussion of where and how al-Qaeda has spread; the critical role U.S. Special Forces play directly hitting al-Qaeda, and their work with local communities to prevent them from getting a foothold.
Book call no.:  363.325 U583c

United States.  Congress.  Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence.  Assessing the Fight Against Al Qaeda.  Hearing.  110th Congress, 2nd session, April 9, 2009.  Washington, 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

Zabel, Sarah E.  The Military Strategy of Global Jihad.  Carlisle Barracks, PA, Strategic Studies Institute, U.S. Army War College, 2007.  18 p.
Examines global jihadis military strategy for creating an Islamic state.
Also available online at:  http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA473436
Book call no.: 320.557 Z12m


Documents

Blanchard, Christopher M.  Al Qaeda:  Statements and Evolving Ideology.  Washington, Congressional Research Service, Library of Congress, July 9, 2007.  16 p.
Also available online at:  http://opencrs.com/document/rl32759/
Doc. call no.:  M-U 42953-1 no. RL32759

Katzman, Kenneth.  Iraq and Al Qaeda.  Washington, Congressional Research Service, Library of Congress, April 28, 2008.  21 p.
Also available online at:  http://fpc.state.gov/documents/organization/105195.pdf
Doc. call no.:  M-U 42953-1 no. 07-RL32217
 

Documents (Student Research)

Davis, Leland.  Atomic al Qaeda -- Fact or Fiction?  Maxwell AFB, AL, Air Command and Staff College, 2007.  36 p.
Also available online at:  https://www.afresearch.org
Doc. call no.:  M-U 43122 D2653a

Himsl, Christopher P.  Sources of Al Qaeda's Conduct.  Carlisle Barracks, PA, U.S. Army War College, 2009.  42 p.
Doc. call no.:  M-U 39080-537 H658s

Singh, Dushyant.  Al Qaeda as a Charismatic Phenomenon.  Monterey, CA, Naval Postgraduate School, 2009.  147 p.  (Thesis, M.S. in Defense Analysis)
Also available online at:  http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA501689
Doc. call no.:  M-U 42525 S6173a

Uribe, Rick.  Defeating Al-Qa'ida's Global Insurgency.  Carlisle Barracks, PA, U.S. Army War College, 2009.  34 p.
Doc. call no.:  M-U 39080-537 U76d
 

Periodicals

Acharya, Arabinda and others.  Making Money in the Mayhem:  Funding Taliban Insurrection in the Tribal Areas of Pakistan.  Studies in Conflict & 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 logistical, training, and operational purposes while the local Taliban benefits financially.

Al-Qaeda Contained.  Jane's Terrorism & Security Monitor, pp 14-17, July 2008.
Director of the CIA, Michael V. Hayden assesses the threat of Al-Qaeda by its defeats and ideological setbacks.

The Al-Qaeda Diaries.  Jane's Terrorism and Security Monitor, pp 10-11, March 2008.
Discusses contents of documents recovered in November 2007 by the U.S. military describing difficulties facing Al-Qaeda.

Al-Qaeda Propaganda Shifts Focus.  Jane's Terrorism and Security Monitor, pp 15-16, April 2008.
Discusses statements by Al-Qaeda leaders, their focus moving from Iraq to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.

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."

Aras, Bulent and Toktas, Sule.  Al-Qaida, 'War on Terror' and Turkey.  Third World Quarterly 28:1033-1050 July 2007.
Argues that there is a need to develop an international terror strategy to counter terror attacks against Turkey, Britain, Egypt and others.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=25228168&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Asal, Victor.  Terrorism as Transnational Advocacy:  An Organizational and Tactical Examination.  Studies in Conflict & Terrorism 30:15-39 January 2007.

Binder, Leonard.  Comment on Gelvin's Essay on Al-Qaeda and Anarchism.  Terrorism and Political Violence 20:582-588 October-December 2008.
Binder's comments on a lecture by James Gelvin, UCLA, delivered at the conference/workshop on Jihadi Islam held at the UCLA Faculty Center on Tuesday, November 13, 2007.

Cline, Lawrence.  Counterterrorism Strategy in the Sahel.  Studies in Conflict & Terrorism 30:889-899 October 2007.

Cragin, Kim.  Al Qaeda Confronts Hamas:  Divisions in the Sunni Jihadist Movement and Its Implications for U.S. Policy.  Studies in Conflict & Terrorism 32:576-590 July 2009.
Discusses the importance to the U.S. counterterrorism strategy of examining the different historical trajectories and current arguments between the two most well-known Sunni jihadists:  Al Qaeda and Hamas.

Cruickshank, Paul and Hage Ali, Mohannad.  Abu Musab al Suri:  Architect of the New Al Qaeda.  Studies in Conflict & Terrorism 30:1-14 January 2007.

Esenwein, George.  Comments on James L. Gelvin's "Al-Qaeda and Anarchism:  A Historian's Reply to Terrorology."  Terrorism and Political Violence 20:597-600 October-December 2008.
Esenwein's comments on a lecture by James Gelvin, UCLA, delivered at the conference/workshop on Jihadi Islam held at the UCLA Faculty Center on Tuesday, November 13, 2007.

Freeman, Michael.  Democracy, al Qaeda, and the Causes of Terrorism:  A Strategic Analysis of U.S. Policy.  Studies in Conflict & Terrorism 31:40-59 January 2008.

Gelvin, James L.  Al-Qaeda and Anarchism:  A Historian's Reply to Terrorology:  Response to Commentaries.  Terrorism and Political Violence 20:606-611 October-December 2008.
Gelvin's response to commentaries on his lecture delivered at the conference/workshop on Jihadi Islam held at the UCLA Faculty Center on Tuesday, November 13, 2007.

Gordon, Michael R.  The Former-Insurgent Counterinsurgency.  New York Times Magazine 156:34-41 September 2, 2007.
Also available online at:  http://proquest.umi.com/pqdlink?did=1331487431&Fmt=6&clientId=417&RQT=309&VName=PQD

Gregg, Heather S.  Fighting Cosmic Warriors:  Lessons from the First Seven Years of the Global War on Terror.  Studies in Conflict & Terrorism 32:188-208 March 2009.
Focuses on Al Qaeda's ideology with emphasis on its religious underpinnings, arguing that a successful strategy for fighting this ideology requires actions aimed to delegitimize Al Qaeda's theological message.

Gunaratna, Rohan and Nielsen, Anders.  Al Qaeda in the Tribal Areas of Pakistan and Beyond.  Studies in Conflict & 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

Hafez, Mohammed M.  Jihad after Iraq:  Lessons from the Arab Afghans.  Studies in Conflict & Terrorism 32:73-94 February 2009.
Discusses the dispersal of Iraq's al-Qaeda fighters around the world with recommendations for counterterrorism measures.

Hastert, Paul.  Al Qaeda and Iran:  Friends or Foes, or Somewhere in Between?  Studies in Conflict & Terrorism 30:327-336 April 2007.

Hellmich, Christina.  Creating the Ideology of Al Qaeda:  From Hypocrites to Salafi-Jihadists.  Studies in Conflict & Terrorism 31:111-124 February 2008.

Hellmich, Christina and Redig, Amanda J.  The Question Is When:  The Ideology of Al Qaeda and the Reality of Bioterrorism.  Studies in Conflict & Terrorism 30:375-396 May 2007.

Hughbank, Richard J.  Understanding the Al-Qaeda Organization:  What Every Law Enforcement and Security Professional Should Know about Terrorism.  Counterterrorism:  The Journal of Counterterrorism and Homeland Security International 14:22-25 Summer 2008.

Ilardi, Gaetano Joe.  Al Qaeda's Operational Intelligence:  A Key Prerequisite to Action.  Studies in Conflict & Terrorism 31:1072-1102 December 2008.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=mth&AN=35553298&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Kelsay, John.  Al-Qaida as a Muslim (Religio-Political) Movement:  Remarks on James L. Gelvin's "Al Qaeda and Anarchism:  A Historian's Reply to Terrorology."  Terrorism and Political Violence 20:601-605 October-December 2008.
Kelsay's remarks on a lecture by James Gelvin, UCLA, delivered at the conference/workshop on Jihadi Islam held at the UCLA Faculty Center on Tuesday, November 13, 2007.

Knights, Michael.  Endangered Species:  Al-Qaeda in Iraq Adapts to Survive.  Jane's Intelligence Review 20:18-23 May 2008.
Discusses strategy and tactics of Al-Qaeda in Iraq (AQI) how it is changing, possibly splitting into different factions, and its future.

Long, Austin.  The Anbar Awakening.  Survival 50:67-94 Summer 2008.
Analyzes using tribes to provide security.

Payne, Kenneth.  Winning the Battle of Ideas:  Propaganda, Ideology, and Terror.  Studies in Conflict & Terrorism 32:109-128 February 2009.
Explores key elements of Al Qaeda's propaganda including the means it is disseminated; also assesses the U.S. and U.K. governments' response to this ideological struggle.

Riedel, Bruce.  Al Qaeda Strikes Back.  Foreign Affairs 86:24-32 May-June 2007.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=bth&AN=24764582&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Riedel, Bruce and Saab, Bilal Y.  Al Qaeda's Third Front:  Saudi Arabia.  Washington Quarterly 31:33-46 Spring 2008.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=32712938&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Ryan, Michael.  Al-Qaeda Brings "Leaderless Jihad" to Book.  Jane's Islamic Affairs Analyst, pp 1-3, September 2009.
Reviews an Al-Qaeda affiliated publication that criticizes the book "Leaderless Jihad", a U.S. academic's analysis of terrorist networks.

Ryan, Michael.  Al-Qaeda's Administration of Savagery.  Jane's Islamic Affairs Analyst, pp 1-4, July 2009.
Examines how Al-Qaeda's grand strategy of militancy may pose a threat to the West and its local allies.

Sinai, Joshua.  Al Qaida's Warfare Against the West:  An Israeli Threat Briefing.  Journal of Counterterrorism and Homeland Security International 13:6-11 Autumn 2007.

Stone, John.  Al Qaeda, Deterrence, and Weapons of Mass Destruction.  Studies in Conflict & Terrorism 32:763-775. September 2009.
Examines a number of ways in which the lack of discrimination and proportionality associated with weapons of mass destruction might be expected to produce more problems than benefits for Al Qaeda and thus deter their use.

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

Zawahiri Answers Back.  Jane's Terrorism and Security Monitor, pp 16-18, May 2008.
"Reveals how vulnerable al-Qaida is on subjects such as Muslim deaths and scholarly criticism."


Groups - FARC


Document (Student Research)

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

Christian, Patrick J.  Guerrillas in the Midst:  U.S. Planning, Advisory and Training Team Helps Colombian Army Build Skills.  Special Warfare 20:16-22 May-June 2007.
Also available online at:  http://proquest.umi.com/pqdweb?did=1295280541&sid=2&Fmt=3&clientId=417&RQT=309&VName=PQD

FARC Exposed.  Jane's Terrorism and Security Monitor, pp 1-4, April 2008.
Examines declassified documents captured during a cross-border raid into northern Ecuador by Colombia's security forces confirming the Venezuelan government's involvement and financial support of FARC's political legitimacy.

FARC Rearms from Peru, Eyes Venezuela.  Jane's Terrorism and Security Monitor, pp 15-16, October 2007.
Discusses Peru as being a major source of munitions for FARC while arms and ammunition from Venezuela may be increasing.

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.

Marks, Thomas A.  A Model Counterinsurgency:  Uribe's Colombia (2002-2006) vs FARC.  Military Review 87:41-56 March-April 2007.
Explores Columbia's strategies before president Alvaro Uribe through 2006.
Also available online at:  http://proquest.umi.com/pqdweb?did=1248982361&sid=3&Fmt=3&clientId=417&RQT=309&VName=PQD

Moreno, Bruno Luis.  The Last Guerrilla (Manuel Marulanda Velez, Leader of FARC).  Soldier of Fortune 32:24-27+ April 2007.

Saab, Bilal Y. and Taylor, Alexandra W.  Criminality and Armed Groups:  A Comparative Study of FARC and Paramilitary Groups in Colombia.  Studies in Conflict & Terrorism 32:455-475 June 2009.
Article finds group goals, the political environment, and membership strongly influence the types of criminal activities armed groups undertake.

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.

Webb-Vidal, Andy and Davis, Anthony.  Lords of War:  Running the Arms Trafficking Industry.  Jane's Intelligence Review 20:8-17 May 2008.
Examines the illegal arms industry.


Groups - Hamas


Books

Chehab, Zaki.  Inside Hamas:  The Untold Story of the Militant Islamic Movement.  New York, Nations Books, 2007.  244 p.
Book call no.:  322.42095694 C515i

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

Tamimi, Azzam.  Hamas:  A History from Within.  Northampton, MA, Olive Branch Press, 2007.  372 p.
Book call no.:  324.2569 T158h


Periodicals

Brookes, Peter.  Hamas Haven:  Under a Green Flag, Gaza Could Be a Rallying Point for Islamic Extremists.  Armed Forces Journal 145:10+ October 2007.

Cragin, Kim.  Al Qaeda Confronts Hamas:  Divisions in the Sunni Jihadist Movement and Its Implications for U.S. Policy.  Studies in Conflict & Terrorism 32:576-590 July 2009.
Discusses the importance to the U.S. counterterrorism strategy of examining the different historical trajectories and current arguments between the two most well-known Sunni jihadists:  Al Qaeda and Hamas.

Facing Hamas and Hezbollah.  Nation 285:28-30 November 19, 2007.
"Focuses on clashes between Fatah and Hamas.  After several months of relative quiet in the Gaza Strip, serious infighting between Fatah and Hamas broke out in June 2007."
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=27299892&site=ehost-live

Frisch, Hillel.  Strategic Change in Terrorist Movements:  Lessons from Hamas.  Studies in Conflict & Terrorism 32:1049-1065 December 2009.

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

Karmi, Omar.  Fatah's Fatique:  Palestinian Stalemate's Regional Repercussions.  Jane's Intelligence Review 19:26-31 August 2007.
Discusses fighting between Fatah and Hamas and control of the Gaza Strip in June 2007.

Klein, Menachem.  Hamas in Power.  Middle East Journal 61:442-459 Summer 2007.
"Shows that Hamas' Islamist ideology has not prevented it from moving from fundamentalism to radicalism, political positions that contradict its fundamentalist creed."
Also available online at:  http://proquest.umi.com/pqdlink?did=1327203161&sid=2&Fmt=3&clientId=417&RQT=309&VName=PQD

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.


Groups - Hizballah


Books

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

Norton, Augustus Richard.  Hezbollah:  A Short History.  Princeton, NJ, Princeton University Press, 2007.  187 p.
Book call no.:  324.25692 N882h

Saad-Ghorayeb, Amal.  In Their Own Words:  Hizbollah's Strategy in the Current Confrontation.  Washington, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, January 2007.  14 p.
Discusses Hizbollah's strategy in the confrontation that threatens to shatter Lebanon's stability; between the March 8 opposition, led by Hizbollah, and the March 14 forces that control the Lebanese government.  Provides an editor's note by Marina Ottaway.
Book call no.:  324.25692 S11i

Saad-Ghorayeb, Amal and Ottaway, Marina.  Hizbollah and Its Changing Identities.  Washington, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, January 2007.  4 p.
Also available online at:  http://www.carnegieendowment.org/files/ottaway_ghorayeb_final.pdf
Book call no.:  322.1095692 S111h

Wrona, Richard M.  A Deafening Silence:  Hizballah after the American Invasion of Iraq.  West Point, NY, United States Military Academy, 2007.  48 p.
Also available online at:  http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA473818
Book call no.:  327.7305692 W957d


Periodicals

Asal, Victor.  Terrorism as Transnational Advocacy:  An Organizational and Tactical Examination.  Studies in Conflict & Terrorism 30:15-39 January 2007.

Bar, Shmuel.  Deterring Nonstate Terrorist Groups:  The Case of Hizballah.  Comparative Strategy 26:469-493 October-December 2007.
Explores the deterrence relationship between Israel and Hizballah, with particular reference to the 2006 conflict and its impact on that relationship."

Cline, Lawrence.  Counterterrorism Strategy in the Sahel.  Studies in Conflict & Terrorism 30:889-899 October 2007.

Facing Hamas and Hezbollah.  Nation 285:28-30 November 19, 2007.
"Focuses on clashes between Fatah and Hamas.  After several months of relative quiet in the Gaza Strip, serious infighting between Fatah and Hamas broke out in June 2007."
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=27299892&site=ehost-live

Flanigan, Shawn Teresa.  Nonprofit Service Provision by Insurgent Organizations:  The Cases of Hizballah and the Tamil Tigers.  Studies in Conflict & Terrorism 31:499-519 June 2008.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=mth&AN=32744543&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

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."

Marrero, Abe F.  The Fourth Dimension:  The Israel-Hezbollah Clash and the Shape of Wars to Come.  Armed Forces Journal 144:32-35 May 2007.

Rabil, Robert G.  Has Hezbollah's Rise Come at Syria's Expense?  Middle East Quarterly 14:43-51 Fall 2007.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=26529402&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Wiegand, Krista E.  Reformation of a Terrorist Group:  Hezbollah as a Lebanese Political Party.  Studies in Conflict & 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.


Groups - Jihad & Radical Political Islam


Internet Resource

RAND.  Voices of Jihad Database.  Santa Monica, CA.
Available online at:  http://www.rand.org/research%5Fareas/terrorism/database/


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

Alaolmolki, Nozar.  Militant Islamists:  Terrorists Without Frontiers.  Westport, CT, Praeger Security International, 2009.  223 p.
Book call no.:  363.325 A319m

Babou, Cheikh Anta.  Fighting the Greater Jihad:  Amadu Bamba and the Founding of the Muridiyya of Senegal, 1953-1913.  Athens, Ohio, Ohio University Press, 2007.  294 p.
Book call no.:  207.4 B114f

Berntsen, Gary.  Human Intelligence, Counterterrorism, & National Leadership:  A Practical Guide.  Washington, Potomac Books, 2008.  136 p.
Discusses global conflict between the West and Islamic jihadists, offering conclusions and recommendations for human intelligence and counterterrorism problems.
Book call no.:  327.1273 B531h

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

Burkay, David.  From Muhammad to Bin Laden:  Religious and Ideological Sources of the Homicide Bombers Phenomenon.  New Brunswick, NJ, Transaction Publishers, 2008.  377 p.
Book call no.:  297.72 B932f

The Canons of Jihad:  Terrorists' Strategy for Defeating America, edited by Jim Lacey.  Annapolis, MD, Naval Institute Press, 2008.  187 p.
Book call no.:  363.325 C227

Devji, Faisal.  The Terrorist in Search of Humanity:  Militant Islam and Global Politics.  New York, Columbia University Press, 2008.  229 p.
Book call no.:  320.557 D496t

Gerges, Fawaz A.  The Far Enemy:  Why Jihad Went Global.  New York, Cambridge University Press, 2009.  386 p.
Explores 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

Harris, Lee.  Suicide of Reason:  Radical Islam's Threat to the Enlightenment.  New York, Basic Books, 2007.  290 p.
Book call no.:  303.482 H314s

Hoffman, Bruce and others.  Radicalization of Diasporas and Terrorism:  A Joint Conference by the RAND Corporation and the Center for Security Studies, ETH Zurich.  Santa Monica, CA, RAND, 2007.  41 p.
Also available online at:  http://www.rand.org/pubs/conf_proceedings/2007/RAND_CF229.pdf
Book call no.:  320.557 R129

Hughes, James.  Chechnya:  From Nationalism to Jihad.  Philadelphia, PA, University of Pennsylvania Press, 2007.  278 p.
Book call no.:  947.52 H893c

Jenkins, Brian Michael.  Building an Army of Believers:  Jihadist Radicalization and Recruitment.  Santa Monica, CA, RAND, 2007.  10 p.
Also available online at:  http://www.rand.org/pubs/testimonies/2007/RAND_CT278-1.pdf
Book call no.:  363.325 J52b

Jihadists and Weapons of Mass Destruction, edited by Gary Ackerman and Jeremy Tamsett.  Boca Raton, FL, CRC Press, 2009.  489 p.
Covers jihadist ideology, strategy, psychology, tactics, capabilities; jihadist and specific weapons such as biological and chemical; discussion of countering or defending against this threat; concluding with future developments concerning jihadists and weapons of mass destruction.
Book call no.:  363.3253 J61

Khosrokhavar, Farhad.  Inside Jihadism:  Understanding Jihadi Movements Worldwide.  Boulder, CO, Paradigm Publishers, 2009.  321 p.
Book call no.:  363.325 K45i

Lia, Brynjar.  Architect of Global Jihad:  The Life of Al-Qaida Strategist Abu Mus'ab al-Suri.  New York, Columbia University Press, 2008.  510 p.
Book call no.:  363.325092 L693a

Mazarr, Michael J.  Unmodern Men in the Modern World:  Radical Islam, Terrorism, and the War on Modernity.  New York, Cambridge University Press, 2007.  290 p.
Book call no.:  363.325 M475u

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

Murawiec, Laurent.  The Mind of Jihad.  New York, Cambridge University Press, 2008.  341 p.
Examines contemporary jihad as a cult of violence and power drawing from history, anthropology, and theology to better understand the mind of jihad that has declared war on the West and the world.
Book call no.:  322.42088297 M972m

Nicolle, David.  Fighting for the Faith:  The Many Fronts of Crusade and Jihad 1000 - 1500 AD.  Yardley, PA, Westholme, 2007.  224 p.
Historical accounts of conflict and partnership between Christians and Muslims providing a new understanding of Holy Wars, Crusade, or Jihad in the Middle Ages.
Book call no.:  909.07 N645f

Olcott, Martha Brill.  Roots of Radical Islam in Central Asia.  Washington, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, 2007.  39 p.
Book call no.:  320.5570958 O43r

Phares, Walid.  War of Ideas:  Jihad Against Democracy.  New York, Palgrave Macmillan, 2007.  266 p.
Book call no.:  320.557 P536w

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

Rougier, Bernard.  Everyday Jihad:  The Rise of Militant Islam among Palestinians in Lebanon, translated by Pascale Ghazeleh.  Cambridge, MA, Harvard University Press, 2007.  333 p.
Book call no.:  320.557 R856e

Schindler, John R.  Unholy Terror:  Bosnia, Al-Qa'ida, and the Rise of Global Jihad.  St. Paul, MN, Zenith Press, 2007.  368 p.
Book call no.:  949.703 S336u

Shoebat, Walid.  Why We Want to Kill You:  The Jihadist Mindset and How to Defeat It.  Newtown, PA, Top Executive Media, 2007.  276 p.
Book call no.:  363.32511 S559w

Shultz, Richard H.  Global Insurgency Strategy and the Salafi Jihad Movement.  USAF Academy, CO, Institute for National Security Studies, April 2008.  128 p.
The author "focuses on terrorists and insurgents, differentiates and characterizes these two categories in explicit detail and conducts a detailed conceptual and historical analysis of insurgency and its current manifestation on a global scale by the Salafi Jihad movement" -Foreword.
Also available online at:  http://purl.access.gpo.gov/GPO/LPS101647
Book call no.:  322.42088297 S562g

Springer, Devin R. and others.  Islamic Radicalism and Global Jihad.  Washington, Georgetown University Press, 2009.  320 p.
Book call no.:  363.325 S769i

Swami, Praveen.  India, Pakistan and the Secret Jihad:  The Covert War in Kashmir, 1947-2004.  New York, Routledge, 2007.  258 p.
Book call no.:  954.604 S971i

A Terrorist's Call to Global Jihad:  Deciphering Abu Musab Al-Suri's Islamic Jihad Manifesto, edited by Jim Lacey.  Annapolis, MD, Naval Institute Press, 2008.  204 p.
Book call no.:  363.325 T32812

The Theory and Practice of Islamic Terrorism:  An Anthology, edited by Marvin Perry and Howard E. Negrin.  New York, Palgrave Macmillan, 2008.  255 p.
Collection of works exploring the multiple dimensions of Islamic terrorism.
Book call no.:  363.325 T396

Vertigans, Stephen.  Militant Islam:  A Sociology of Characteristics, Causes and Consequences.  New York, Routledge, 2009.  211 p.
Book call no.:  303.625 V567m


Document (Student Research)

Coughlin, Stephen Collins.  "To Our Great Detriment":  Ignoring What Extremists Say about Jihad.  Washington, National Defense Intelligence College, 2007.  329 p.  (Thesis, M.S. in Strategic Intelligence)
Also available online at:   http://www.strategycenter.net/research/pubID.176/pub_detail.asp
Doc. call no.:  M-U 42808-12 C854o


Periodicals

Abuza, Zachary.  Shifting Focus:  Jemaah Islamiyah's Long-Term Agenda Towards Islamism.  Jane's Intelligence Review 19:22-26 July 2007.
"Examines the main methods employed by the different sectarian groups in Indonesia in their campaign to establish Islamic law in the Muslim areas."

Alonso, Rogelio and Rey, Marcos Garcia.  The Evolution of Jihadist Terrorism in Morocco.  Terrorism and Political Violence 19:571-592 Winter 2007.

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

Gunaratna, Rohan.  Islam, Asia, and the Threat of Terrorism.  Global Asia 2:32-40 December 2007.
Argues that governments in the region could do more to address the challenges surrounding terrorism.

Gunaratna, Rohan and Ali, Mohamed bin.  De-Radicalization Initiatives in Egypt:  A Preliminary Insight.  Studies in Conflict & 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.
Not available onlilne.

Hairgrove, Frank and Mcleod, Douglas M.  Circles Drawing Toward High Risk Activism:  The Use of Usroh and Halaqa in Islamist Radical Movements.  Studies in Conflict & Terrorism 31:399-411 May 2008.
"Examines the use of small Islamic study groups (usroh and halaqa) in recruiting and training members to carry out the agendas of radical mobilizers."

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.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=mth&AN=39253807&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Indian Mujahideen Returns.  Jane's Terrorism and Security Monitor, pp 16-18, June 2008.
Examines the jihadist terrorist group known as the Indian Mujahideen and its claimed responsibility for bombings in Jaipur.

Jundullah:  Jihad Gangsters.  Jane's Terrorism and Security Monitor, pp 19-20, June 2008.
Examines activities of small group of Karachi-based jihadists.

Kabul Networks.  Jane's Terrorism and Security Monitor, pp 12-15, June 2008.
Investigates the terrorist networks and attacks in the Afghanistan capital, Kabul.

Moore, Cerwyn and Tumelty, Paul.  Foreign Fighters and the Case of Chechnya:  A Critical Assessment.  Studies in Conflict & Terrorism 31:412-433 May 2008.

Morgenstern, Henry.  The Origins and Goals of Radical Islam:  Why First Responders Need to Know.  Journal of Counterterrorism and Homeland Security International 13:42-45 Autumn 2007.

Mostafa, Mohamed M. and Al-Hamdi, Mohaned T.  Political Islam, Clash of Civilizations, U.S. Dominance and Arab Support of Attacks on America:  A Test of a Hierarchical Model.  Studies in Conflict & Terrorism 30:723-736 August 2007.

Nesser, Petter.  Chronology of Jihadism in Western Europe 1994-2007:  Planned, Prepared, and Executed Terrorist Attacks.  Studies in Conflict & Terrorism 31:924-946 October 2008.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=mth&AN=34727494&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Pluchinsky, Dennis A.  Global Jihadist Recidivism:  A Red Flag.  Studies in Conflict & Terrorism 31:182-200 March 2008.

Prucha, Nico.  The Concept of "Ribat" in Jihadist Mindset.  Jane's Islamic Affairs Analyst, pp 14-16, August 2009.
Examines how contemporary jihadist militants have selectively referenced verses in the Quran for their own purposes.

Rinehart, Christine Sixta.  Volatile Breeding Grounds:  The Radicalization of the Egyptian Muslim Brotherhood.  Studies in Conflict & Terrorism 32:953-988 November 2009.

Ryan, Johnny.  The Four P-Words of Militant Islamist Radicalization and Recruitment:  Persecution, Precedent, Piety, and Perseverance.  Studies in Conflict & Terrorism 30:985-1011 November 2007.

Saab, Bilal Y. and Ranstorp, Magnus.  Securing Lebanon from the Threat of Salafist Jihadism.  Studies in Conflict & Terrorism 30:825-855 October 2007.

Tamney, Joseph.  Malaysia's Islamist Landscape.  Jane's Islamic Affairs Analyst, pp 4-5, September 2007.
"Examines the changing face of Islam in Malaysia and the Islamic party's desire to embrace a wider political support base."

Vegar, Jose.  The Grey Threat:  Presence of Jihadist Terrorism and Failings in the Portuguese National Security System.  Studies in Conflict & Terrorism 31:456-479 May 2008.

Vidino, Lorenzo.  The Tripartite Threat of Radical Islam to Europe.  Counterterrorism:  The Journal of Counterterrorism and Homeland Security International 14:44-46 Summer 2008.
Examines the European threat by violent jihadists, "peaceful revolutionaries", and the largest group, that of the Muslim communities who are quietly working to radicalize Europe's Muslim population.

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

Whine, Michael.  Homegrown Terrorist Threat in Europe.  Journal of Counterterrorism and Homeland Security International 14:28-33 Spring 2008.
Examines the growing threat of Islamist terrorism in Europe.

Yemen Bombing Marks Jihadist Escalation.  Jane's Islamic Affairs Analyst, p 16, October 2007.


Methods - Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear (CBRN)


Internet Resources

Agroterrorism:  Threats and Preparedness.  Washington, Congressional Research Service, Library of Congress, March 12, 2007.  59 p.
Available online at:  http://opencrs.com/document/RL32521/2007-03-12/download/1015/

Rice Pathogen Is Added to List of Bioterror Agents.  Nature 455:1 October 2008.
Available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=34976634&site=ehost-live

The National Bio-and Agro-Defense Facility:  Issues for Congress.  Washington, Congressional Research Service, Library of Congress, November 25, 2008.  26 p.
Available online at:  http://opencrs.com/document/rl34160/

Vogel, Kathleen.  Framing Biosecurity:  An Alternative to the Biotech Revolution Model?  Science & Public Policy (SPP) February 2008.
Available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=31156501&site=ehost-live
"Describes some of the key ideas comprising the dominant biosecurity discourse and contrasts it with an alternative framing of the issues."


Internet Resource (Student Research)

King, Robin K.  Interagency Coordination in the Case of an Intentional Agroterrorist Incident.  Carlisle Barracks, PA, U.S. Army War College, 2009.  26 p.
Available online at:  http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA508292


Books

Cromartie, Robert Samuel and Duma, Richard J.  High-Tech Terror:   Recognition, Management, and Prevention of Biological, Chemical, and Nuclear Injuries Secondary to Acts of Terrorism.  Springfield, IL, Charles C. Thomas Publishers, 2009.  176 p.
Book call no.:   363.3253 C945h

Graham, Bob and others.  World at Risk:  The Report of the Commission on the Prevention of Weapons of Mass Destruction Proliferation and Terrorism.  New York, Vintage, 2008.  132 p.
Also available online at:  http://purl.access.gpo.gov/GPO/LPS106135
Book call no.:  363.32537 C734w

Howard, Russell D.  Weapons of Mass Destruction and Terrorism, forward by Michael Sheehan.  Dubuque, IA, McGraw Hill, 2008.  598 p.
Book call no.:  358.3 H851w

Jihadists and Weapons of Mass Destruction, edited by Gary Ackerman and Jeremy Tamsett.  Boca Raton, FL, CRC Press, 2009.  489 p.
Covers jihadist ideology, strategy, psychology, tactics, capabilities; jihadist and specific weapons such as biological and chemical; discussion of countering or defending against this threat; concluding with future developments concerning jihadists and weapons of mass destruction.
Book call no.:  363.3253 J61

Levi, Michael.  On Nuclear Terrorism.  Cambridge, MA, Harvard University Press, 2007.  210 p.
Book call no.:  363.325 L664o

Moats, Jason B.  Agroterrorism:  A Guide for First Responders.  College Station, TX, Texas A & M University Press, 2007.  197 p.
Book call no.:  363.325 M687a

Montgomery, Evan Braden.  Nuclear Terrorism:  Assessing the Threat, Developing a Response.  Washington, Center for Strategic and Budgetary Assessments, 2009.  96 p.  (Strategy for the Long Haul)
Also available online at:  http://www.csbaonline.org/4Publications/PubLibrary/R.20090422.Nuclear_Terrorism/R.20090422.Nuclear_Terrorism.pdf
Book call no.:  355.0217 M787n

Spellman, Frank R.  Food Supply Protection and Homeland Security.  Lanham, MD, Government Institutes, 2008.  245 p.
Book call no.:  363.32593638 S743f

Terrorism, War, or Disease?  Unraveling the Use of Biological Weapons, edited by Anne L. Clunan and others.  Stanford, CA, Stanford Security Studies, 2008.  350 p.
Book call no.:  358.3882 T328

United States.  Congress.  House.  Committee on Homeland Security.  Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Act of 2008.  Report. 110th Congress, 2nd session, March 14, 2008.  Washington, GPO, 2008.  66 p.
Also available online at:  http://purl.access.gpo.gov/GPO/LPS92605
Book call no.:  363.325966 U581c 2008

United States.  Congress.  Senate.  Committee on Foreign Relations.  International Convention for Suppression of Acts of Nuclear Terrorism.  Washington, GPO, 2008.  40 p.
Convention report on the establishment of an international framework intended to augment cooperation among countries in combating nuclear terrorism and preventing the proliferation of weapons of mass destruction.
Book call no.:  327.1747 U581ia


Documents

Copeland, Claudia.  Terrorism and Security Issues Facing the Water Infrastructure Sector.  Washington, Congressional Research Service, Library of Congress, May 26, 2009.  17 p.
Link Will provide latest full text version available.
Also available online at:  http://opencrs.com/document/RL32189/
Doc. call no.:  M-U 42953-1 no.RL32189

Monke, Jim.  Agroterrorism:  Threats and Preparedness.  Washington, Congressional Research Service, Library of Congress, August 25, 2006.  61 p.
This report is updated periodically.  The latest full text version is available under Internet Resources.
Also available online at:  http://opencrs.com/document/RL32521/2006-08-25/download/1006/
Doc. call no.:  M-U 42953-1 no.RL33521

Shea, Dana A.  The National Bio-and Agro-Defense Facility:  Issues for Congress.  Washington, Congressional Research Service, Library of Congress, May 19, 2008.  20 p.
This report is updated periodically.  The latest full text version is available under Internet Resources.
Also available online at:  http://opencrs.com/document/RL34160/2008-05-19/
Doc. call no.:  M-U 42953-1 no.RL34160


Documents (Student Research)

Covert, Anthony J.  Water:  Vital to Life, Vulnerable to Terrorism.  Maxwell AFB, AL, Air Command and Staff College, 2008.  34 p.
Discusses the vulnerabilities of the United States water supply and infrastructure.
Also available online at:  https://www.afresearch.org
Doc. call no.:  M-U 43122 C873w

Davis, Leland.  Atomic al Qaeda -- Fact or Fiction?  Maxwell AFB, AL, Air Command and Staff College, 2007.  36 p.
Also available online at:  https://www.afresearch.org
Doc. call no.:  M-U 43122 D2653a

Eack, Kevin D.  Securing Nuclear and Radiological Material in the Homeland.  Monterey, CA, Naval Postgraduate School, 2007.  83 p.
Also available online at:  http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA467101
Doc. call no.:  M-U 42525 E11s

Grote, John H.  Agroterrorism:  Preparedness and Response Challenges for the Departments of Defense and Army.  Carlisle Barracks, PA, U.S. Army War College, Senior Service College Fellowship Program, 2007.  46 p.
Also available online at:  http://www.aepi.army.mil/internet/agroterror-prep-resp.pdf
Doc. call no.:  M-U 39080-607 G881a


Periodicals

Byman, Daniel.  Iran, Terrorism, and Weapons of Mass Destruction.  Studies in Conflict & 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.

Fighel, Jonathan.  The "Forest Jihad".  Studies in Conflict & Terrorism 32:802-810 September 2009.
Discusses Al Qaeda deliberately setting forest fires as a new weapon.

Gibson, Stacey.  Terrorism Threats and Preparedness in Canada:  The Perspective of the Canadian Public.  Biosecurity and Bioterrorism:  Biodefence Strategy, Practice, and Science 5:134-144 June 2007.

Helfstein, Scott and others.  White Paper Prepared for the Secretary of Defense Task Force on DOD Nuclear Weapons Management:  Tradeoffs and Paradoxes:  Terrorism, Deterrence and Nuclear Weapons.  Studies in Conflict & Terrorism 32:776-801 September 2009.
Addresses two types of terrorist groups with a "global reach" that pose a serious threat to the United States:   non-state actors and state-sponsored groups.

Hellmich, Christina and Redig, Amanda J.  The Question Is When:  The Ideology of Al Qaeda and the Reality of Bioterrorism.  Studies in Conflict & Terrorism 30:375-396 May 2007.

Jackson, Brian A. and Frelinger, David R.  Rifling Through the Terrorists' Arsenal:  Exploring Groups' Weapon Choices and Technology Strategies.  Studies in Conflict & Terrorism 31:583-604 July 2008.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=mth&AN=32771113&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Kellman, Barry.  Bioviolence:  A Growing Threat.  Futurist 42:25-30 May-June 2008.
"Offers information on the threat posed by bioviolence, which refers to ways of inflicting disease.  Talks about recent biological developments and its implications to bioviolence, including the danger offered by the manipulation of flu and other highly contagious viruses, such as Ebola."
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=31535413&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Mair, Michael.  Biological Threats Among U.S. Intelligence Community's Greatest Concerns.  Biosecurity and Bioterrorism:  Biodefense Strategy, Practice, and Science 7:1-3 March 2009.

Ouagrham-Gormley, Sonia Ben.  An Unrealized Nexus?  WMD-Related Trafficking, Terrorism, and Organized Crime in the Former Soviet Union.  Arms Control Today 37:6-13 July-August 2007.
Also available online at:  http://proquest.umi.com/pqdlink?did=1314729871&sid=1&Fmt=3&clientId=417&RQT=309&VName=PQD

Seebeck, Lesley.  Responding to Systemic Crisis:  The Case of Agroterrorism.  Studies in Conflict & Terrorism 30:691-721 August 2007.
Considers three scenarios:  one of bioterrorism and two of agricultural disease outbreaks.  Suggests a strategy and socio-technical system design to control agricultural disease.

Stenersen, Anne.  Chem-Bio Cyber-Class:  Assessing Jihadist Chemical and Biological Manuals.  Jane's Intelligence Review 19:8-13 September 2007.

Stone, John.  Al Qaeda, Deterrence, and Weapons of Mass Destruction.  Studies in Conflict & Terrorism 32:763-775. September 2009.
Examines a number of ways in which the lack of discrimination and proportionality associated with weapons of mass destruction might be expected to produce more problems than benefits for Al Qaeda and thus deter their use.

Turvey, Calum G. and others.  Political Communication and Agroterrorism.  Studies in Conflict & Terrorism 31:947-970 October 2008.
Reports on consumer perceptions about agroterrorism.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=mth&AN=34727493&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv


Methods - Financing


Books

Anderson, Wesley J. L.  Disrupting Threat Finances:  Using Financial Information to Disrupt Terrorist Organizations.  Hurlburt Field, FL, Joint Special Operations University Press, 2008.  126 p.
Also available online at:  https://jsoupublic.socom.mil/publications/jsou/JSOU08-3andersonDisruptingThreatFinances_final.pdf
Book call no.:  363.3250681 A552d

Countering the Financing of Terrorism, edited by Thomas J. Biersteker and Sue E. Eckert.  New York, Routledge, 2008.  344 p.
Book call no.:  363.32517 C8553

The Economic Impacts of Terrorist Attacks, edited by Harry W. Richardson and others.  Northampton, MA, Edward Elgar Publishing, 2007.  315 p.
Book call no.:  338.4 E192 2007

Krueger, Alan B.  What Makes a Terrorist:  Economics and the Roots of Terrorism.  Princeton, NJ, Princeton University Press, 2007.  194 p.  (Lionel Robbins Memorial Lecture series at the London School of Economics and Political Science)
Book call no.:  363.32511 K94w 2008

Peters, Gretchen.  Seeds of Terror:  How Heroin Is Bankrolling the Taliban and al Qaeda.  New York, St. Martin's Press, 2009.  300 p.
Book call no.:  958.1047 P481s

Terrorism Financing and State Responses:  A Comparative Perspective, edited by Jeanne K. Giraldo and Harold A. Trinkunas.  Stanford, CA, Stanford University Press, 2007.  365 p.
Book call no.:  363.32517 T328

Terrornomics, edited by Sean S. Costigan and David Gold.  Burlington, VT, Ashgate Publishing Company, 2007.  225 p.
Book call no.:  363.325 T3287


Periodicals

Passas, Nikos.  Dirty Money?  Tracing the Misuse of Hawala Networks.  Jane's Intelligence Review 20:42-45 March 2008.
An investigation of how the hawala (an informal value transfer system) works in the use of funding terrorist groups.

Peters, Katherine McIntire.  Following the Money:  Understanding How Terrorists Finance Their Operations Is Key to Predicting and Thwarting Attacks.  Government Executive 40:28-38 June 2008.

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.

Webb-Vidal, Andy and Davis, Anthony.  Lords of War:  Running the Arms Trafficking Industry.  Jane's Intelligence Review 20:8-17 May 2008.
Examines the illegal arms industry.

Wittig, Timothy.  Terrorist Finance:  Asking the Right Questions.  Politics 29:145-153 June 2009.


Methods - Organized Crime


Periodicals

Gilmour, Anna.  Gang Warfare:  Mara Activity Becomes International Threat.  Jane's Intelligence Review 19:48-53 July 2007.
Analysis of the development of the Mara gangs in Latin America, specifically Mara Salvatrucha (MS-13) and Calle 18 (M-18).

MS-13 Threat:  A National Assessment.  Counterterrorism and Homeland Security Reports 14, no. 3:12 2008.
Discusses MS-13, the Mara Salvatrucha gang of Latin America and their presence in the United States.

Mullins, Sam.  Parallels Between Crime and Terrorism:  A Social Psychological Perspective.  Studies in Conflict & Terrorism 32:811-830 September 2009.
Examines the parallels between the study of crime and contemporary terrorism.

Oehme, Chester G.  Terrorists, Insurgents, and Criminals - Growing Nexus?  Studies in Conflict & Terrorism 31:80-93 January 2008.

Ouagrham-Gormley, Sonia Ben.  An Unrealized Nexus?  WMD-Related Trafficking, Terrorism, and Organized Crime in the Former Soviet Union.  Arms Control Today 37:6-13 July-August 2007.
Also available online at:  http://proquest.umi.com/pqdlink?did=1314729871&sid=1&Fmt=3&clientId=417&RQT=309&VName=PQD


Methods - Recruiting & Training


Books

Al-Muqrin, 'Abd Al-'Aziz.  Al-Qa'ida's Doctrine for Insurgency:  A Practical Course for Guerrilla War, translated and analyzed by Norman Cigar.  Washington, Potomac Books, 2009.  193 p.
Manual providing a window into Al-Qa'ida's strategic thinking and into how these terrorists operate with analysis of key ideas in the jihadist's doctrine.
Book call no.:  355.425 A452a

Jenkins, Brian Michael.  Building an Army of Believers:  Jihadist Radicalization and Recruitment.  Santa Monica, CA, RAND, 2007.  10 p.
Also available online at:  http://www.rand.org/pubs/testimonies/2007/RAND_CT278-1.pdf
Book call no.:  363.325 J52b

Mastors, Elena and Deffenbaugh, Alyssa.  The Lesser Jihad:  Recruits and the Al-Qaida Network.  Lanham, MD, Rowman & Littlefield, 2007.  165 p.
Book call no.:  363.325 M423L


Periodicals

Kirby, Aidan.  The London Bombers as "Self-Starters":  A Case Study in Indigenous Radicalization and the Emergence of Autonomous Cliques.  Studies in Conflict & Terrorism 30:397-414 May 2007.

Magouirk, Justin.  Connecting a Thousand Points of Hatred.  Studies in Conflict & Terrorism 31:327-349 April 2008.
Discusses the importance of madrassahs for training terrorists.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=mth&AN=30009280&site=ehost-live

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

Stenersen, Anne.  Chem-Bio Cyber-Class:  Assessing Jihadist Chemical and Biological Manuals.  Jane's Intelligence Review 19:8-13 September 2007.

Stenersen, Anne.  The Internet:  A Virtual Training Camp?  Terrorism and Political Violence 20:215-233 April-June 2008.

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


Methods - Suicide & Mass Bombing


Books

Amis, Martin.  The Second Plane:  September 11:  Terror and Boredom.  New York, Alfred A. Knopf, 2008.  204 p.
Stories and essays on the September 11, 2001 attacks.
Book call no.:  974.879044 A517s

Asad, Talal.  On Suicide Bombing.  New York, Columbia University Press, 2007.  128 p.
Book call no.:  363.325 A798o

Berko, Anat.  The Path to Paradise:  The Inner World of Suicide Bombers and Their Dispatchers.  Westport, CT, Praeger Security International, 2007.  194 p.
Book call no.:  956.94054 B513p

Burkay, David.  From Muhammad to Bin Laden:  Religious and Ideological Sources of the Homicide Bombers Phenomenon.  New Brunswick, NJ, Transaction Publishers, 2008.  377 p.
Book call no.:  297.72 B932f

Ellis, John W.  Police Analysis and Planning for Homicide Bombings:  Prevention, Defense, and Response.  Springfield, IL, Charles C. Thomas Publisher, 2007.  358 p.
Book call no.:  363.25 E47p

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

Psycho-Political Aspects of Suicide Warriors, Terrorism and Martyrdom:  A Critical View from "Both Sides" in Regard to Cause and Cure, edited by Jamshid A. Marvasti.  Springfield, IL, Charles C. Thomas Publishers, 2008.  334 p.
Explores the controversial definitions, double standards, prejudice, and distortion of suicide bombers/warriors, war crimes, terrorism, and martyrdom.
Book call no.:  363.325 P974

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

Spencer, Lynn.  Touching History:  The Untold Story of the Drama That Unfolded in the Skies over America on 9/11.  New York, Free Press, 2008.  309 p.
Book call no.:  973.931 S745t

Suicide Terror:  Understanding and Confronting the Threat, edited by Ophir Falk and Henry Morgenstern.  Hoboken, NJ, John Wiley & Sons, 2009.  407 p.
Book call no.:  363.325 S948


Document (Student Research)

Khong, Kelvin B. L.  Suicide Terrorism and Its Impact on the Palestinian-Israeli Conflict.  Maxwell AFB, AL, Air Command and Staff College, 2008
Also available online at:  https://www.afresearch.org
Doc. call no.:  M-U 43122 K451s


Periodicals

Araj, Bader.  Harsh State Repression as a Cause of Suicide Bombing:  The Case of the Palestinian-Israeli Conflict.  Studies in Conflict & Terrorism 31:284-303 April 2008.

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

Ayers, Nick.  Ghost Martyrs in Iraq:  An Assessment of the Applicability of Rationalist Models to Explain Suicide Attacks in Iraq.  Studies in Conflict & Terrorism 31:856-882 September 2008.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=mth&AN=34130060&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Cunningham, Karla J.  Female Survival Calculations in Politically Violent Settings:  How Political Violence and Terrorism Are Viewed as Pathways to Life.  Studies in Conflict & Terrorism 32:561-575 July 2009.
Demonstrates that evolutionary theory provides insights into two phenomena that are somewhat difficult to understand:  political violence including terrorism and suicide attacks, and female political violence.

Davis, Anthony.  Breaking New Ground:  Thai Bomb-Makers Adapt.  Jane's Intelligence Review 21:14-19 October 2009.
Discusses improvements of improvised explosive devices by insurgents in Thailand.

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

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

Howe, Alexander.  What Motivates Suicide Attackers?  Australian Army Journal 5:79-86 Summer 2008.
Examines the issues and misconceptions of individuals or groups who resort to suicide attacks.

Hyderabad Bombs Show India's Weakness.  Jane's Terrorism and Security Monitor, pp 15-16, September 2007.
Examines the 25 August 2007 bombings in India's southern city of Hyderabad.

Ilardi, Gaetano Joe.  The 9/11 Attacks:  A Study of Al Qaeda's Use of Intelligence and Counterintelligence.  Studies in Conflict & Terrorism 32:171-187 March 2009.
Using the attacks on New York and Washington, D.C. as a case study examines Al Qaeda's use of intelligence and counterintelligence.

Jacobson, Daniel.  Suicide Bombings and Targeted Killings in (Counter-) Terror Games.  Journal of Conflict Resolution 51:772-792 2007.

Jacques, Karen and Taylor, Paul J.  Male and Female Suicide Bombers:  Different Sexes, Different Reasons?  Studies in Conflict & Terrorism 31:304-326 April 2008.

Locicero, Alice and Sinclair, Samuel J.  Terrorism and Terrorist Leaders:  Insights from Developmental and Ecological Psychology.  Studies in Conflict & Terrorism 31:227-250 March 2008.
Discusses terrorist intentions including those which an attacker commits suicide.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=mth&AN=30009280&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

McCartan, Lisa M.  Logic of Terrorist Target Choice:  An Examination of Chechen Rebel Bombings from 1997-2003.  Studies in Conflict & Terrorism 31:60-79 January 2008.

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.

Roberts, Michael.  Suicide Missions as Witnessing:  Expansions, Contrasts.  Studies in Conflict & Terrorism 30:857-887 October 2007.

Schweitzer, Yoram.  Palestinian Istishhadia:  A Developing Instrument.  Studies in Conflict & Terrorism 30:667-689 August 2007.
Analyzes the phenomenon of the Palestinian suicide bombing campaign.  Examines manners of recruitment, persuasion, and modus operandi.

Slavicek, David Jan.  Deconstructing the Shariatic Justification of Suicide Bombings.  Studies in Conflict & Terrorism 31:553-571 June 2008.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=mth&AN=32744540&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Williams, Brian Glyn.  Suicide Bombings in Afghanistan.  Jane's Islamic Affairs Analyst, pp 6-8, September 2007.

Yemen Bombing Marks Jihadist Escalation.  Jane's Islamic Affairs Analyst, p 16, October 2007.


Methods - Use of Technology


Internet Resource

Torres Soriano, Manuel R.  Terrorism and the Mass Media after Al Qaeda:  A Change of Course?   Athena Intelligence Journal 3, no. 1:1-20 2008.
Available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=tsh&AN=32187337&site=ehost-live

Books

Cyber Warfare and Cyber Terrorism, edited by Lech Janczewski and Andrew M. Colarik.  Hershey, PA, Information Science Reference, 2008.  532 p.
Book call no.:  355.343 C9944

Cyberpower and National Security, edited by Franklin D. Kramer and others.  Dulles, VA, Potomac Books, 2009.  642 p.
See chapter 19, Cyber Terrorism:  Menace or Myth? pp 437-464, and other references on cyber terrorism from index.
Book call no.:  355.343 C9945

Dolnik, Adam.  Understanding Terrorist Innovation:  Technology, Tactics and Global Trends.  New York, Routledge, 2007.  204 p.
Book call no.:  363.325 D665u

Don, Bruce W. and others.  Network Technologies for Networked Terrorists:  Assessing the Value of Information and Communication Technologies to Modern Terrorist Organizations.  Santa Monica, CA, RAND, 2007.  80 p.
Analyzes terrorist groups' use of advanced information and communication technologies in efforts to plan, coordinate, and command their operations; understanding their use of these newer technologies can be used by security forces in combating terrorism.
Book call no.:  363.3250285 N476

Grant, Rebecca.  Rise of the Cyber War.  Washington, Mitchell Institute Press, 2008.  32 p.
Also available online at:  http://www.afa.org/Mitchell/reports/1108cyberwar.pdf
Book call no.:  355.343 G762r

Jackson, Brian A.  Evaluating Novel Threats to the Homeland:  Unmanned Aerial Vehicles and Cruise Missiles.  Santa Monica, CA, RAND, 2008.  106 p.
Also available online at:  http://www.rand.org/pubs/monographs/2008/RAND_MG626.pdf
Book call no.:  363.325 E92

Kizza, Joseph Migga and Kizza, Florence Migga.  Securing the Information Infrastructure.  Hershey, PA, Cybertech Pub., 2008.  368 p.
Book call no.:  005.8 K62s

Moghaddam, Fathali M.  How Globalization Spurs Terrorism:  The Lopsided Benefits of "One World" and Why That Fuels Violence.  Westport, CT, Praeger Security International, 2008.  194 p.
Explores twenty-first-century Islamic terrorism, its reliance on electronic communications systems and other modern technologies also the threat to the collective identity of Muslims as a product of fractured globalization.
Book call no.:  363.32511 M696h


Document

Rollins, John and Wilson, Clay.  Terrorist Capabilities for Cyberattack:  Overview and Policy Issues.  Washington, Congressional Research Service, Library of Congress, January 22, 2007.  1 vol.
Also available online at:  http://www.fas.org/sgp/crs/terror/RL33123.pdf
Doc. call no.:  M-U 42953-1 no. SER-RL33123


Documents (Student Research)

Jamison, Marc.  Sanctuaries:  A Strategic Reality:  An Operational Challenge.  Carlisle Barracks, PA, U.S. Army War College, 2008.  32 p.
Also available online at:  http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA478485
Doc. call no.:  M-U 39080-537 J321i

Theurer, Kenneth M.  Technology, Terrorists, Surveillance and the Right to Privacy.  Maxwell AFB, AL, Air War College, April 01, 2007.  27 p.
Doc. call no.:  M-U 43117 T415t


Periodicals

Asal, Victor and Harwood, Paul.  Search Engines:  Terrorism's Killer App.  Studies in Conflict & Terrorism 31:641-654 July 2008.
Investigates a possible correlation between fatalities by a terrorist group and searches on the Google search engine.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=mth&AN=32771110&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Black, Andrew.  Jihad Online:  The Changing Role of the Internet.  Jane's Intelligence Review 19:16-20 August 2007.
"Jihadist use of the internet has diversified to function as a discussion forum, library, sounding board and training ground."

Bunker, Robert J.  Terrorists and Laser Weapons Use:  An Emergent Threat.  Studies in Conflict & Terrorism 31:434-455 May 2008.

Ciovacco, Carl J.  The Contours of Al Qaeda's Media Strategy.  Studies in Conflict & Terrorism 32:853-875 October 2009.
Emphasizes how the United States must understand Al Qaeda's media strategy to come up with an effective counter strategy.

Finding Nemo.  Jane's Terrorism & Security Monitor, pp 18-20, July 2008.
Discusses the cyber jihadist Nemo also known as Ozooo, his presence on the Internet and interests in technology.

Jackson, Brian A. and Frelinger, David R.  Rifling Through the Terrorists' Arsenal:  Exploring Groups' Weapon Choices and Technology Strategies.  Studies in Conflict & Terrorism 31:583-604 July 2008.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=mth&AN=32771113&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Jihadist Threat to West Undimmed.  Jane's Terrorism and Security Monitor, pp 2-4, January 2008.
Reports that Western intelligence agencies alerted the media to al-Qaida's use of the internet to spread its doctrine, and what it will mean for the future.

Michael, George.  Adam Gadahn and Al-Qaeda's Internet Strategy.  Middle East Policy 16:135-152 Fall 2009.
Gadahn is an American suspected as an Al-Qaeda operative and media advisor.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=44183488&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Renfer, Marc A. and Haas, Henriette S.  Systematic Analysis in Counterterrorism:  Messages on an Islamist Internet-Forum.  International Journal of Intelligence and Counter Intelligence 21:314-336 Summer 2008.

The Rise of Al-Ekhlaas.  Jane's Terrorism and Security Monitor, pp 14-15, May 2008.
"Examines the traffic on jihad's most popular website."

Rudner, Martin.  Misuse of Passports:  Identity Fraud, the Propensity to Travel, and International Terrorism.  Studies in Conflict & Terrorism 31:95-110 February 2008.

Salem, Arab.  Multimedia Content Coding and Analysis:  Unraveling the Content of Jihadi Extremist Groups' Videos.  Studies in Conflict & Terrorism 31:705-626 July 2008.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=mth&AN=32771112&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Shoshani, Anat and Slone, Michelle.  The Drama of Media Coverage of Terrorism:  Emotional and Attitudinal Impact on the Audience.  Studies in Conflict & Terrorism 31:626-640 July 2008.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=mth&AN=32771111&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Stenersen, Anne.  The Internet:  A Virtual Training Camp?  Terrorism and Political Violence 20:215-233 April-June 2008.


Methods - Use of Women & Children


Books

Cragin, R. Kim and Daly, Sara A.  Women as Terrorists:  Mothers, Recruiters, and Martyrs.  Santa Barbara, CA, Praeger Security International, 2009.  142 p.
Book call no.:  363.325082 C885w

Female Terrorism and Militancy:  Agency, Utility, and Organization, edited by Cindy D. Ness.  New York, Routledge, 2008.  242 p.
Book call no.:  363.325082 F329


Periodicals

Asal, Victor and others.  Consenting to a Child's Decision to Join a Jihad:  Insights from a Survey of Militant Families in Pakistan.  Studies in Conflict & Terrorism 31:973-994 November 2008.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=mth&AN=35034891&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Cunningham, Karla J.  Female Survival Calculations in Politically Violent Settings:  How Political Violence and Terrorism Are Viewed as Pathways to Life.  Studies in Conflict & Terrorism 32:561-575 July 2009.
Demonstrates that evolutionary theory provides insights into two phenomena that are somewhat difficult to understand:  political violence including terrorism and suicide attacks, and female political violence.

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

Jacques, Karen and Taylor, Paul J.  Male and Female Suicide Bombers:  Different Sexes, Different Reasons?  Studies in Conflict & Terrorism 31:304-326 April 2008.

Knop, Katharina von.  The Female Jihad:  Al Qaeda's Women.  Studies in Conflict & Terrorism 30:397-414 May 2007.

Speckhard, Anne.  The Emergence of Female Suicide Terrorists.  Studies in Conflict & Terrorism 31:995-1023 November 2008.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=mth&AN=35034890&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv


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