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Book review: conceptualizing terrorism by Anthony Richards

Blanchard, Alexander (2016) Book review: conceptualizing terrorism by Anthony Richards. LSE Review of Books (29 Jan 2016). Blog Entry.

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Abstract

In Conceptualizing Terrorism, Anthony Richards argues for the necessity of analytically distinguishing terrorism from other forms of political violence. For Richards, this is not only vital to better define this proliferating term, but also to critically reflect upon the accordant remits afforded to ‘counter-terrorism’. Alexander Blanchard recommends the book for its timely attempt to further clarify the parameters of this highly contemporary preoccupation.

Item Type: Website (Blog Entry)
Official URL: http://blogs.lse.ac.uk/lsereviewofbooks/
Additional Information: © 2016 The Author
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HN Social history and conditions. Social problems. Social reform
H Social Sciences > HV Social pathology. Social and public welfare. Criminology
J Political Science > JC Political theory
Sets: Collections > LSE Review of Books
Date Deposited: 02 Jun 2016 11:03
Last Modified: 02 Jun 2016 11:03
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/66787

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