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Threat to terrorism: reassessing terrorism as a moral category

Alif, Meor (2012) Threat to terrorism: reassessing terrorism as a moral category. LSE Global War on Terror Blog (04 Jun 2012). Website.

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In this article Meor Alif challenges the commonly held viewpoint that all terrorist acts, particularly those that are violent, are inherently morally vacuous with no place in a modern democracy. By reassessing the morality behind terrorist acts from a consequentialist perspective, a more nuanced role of terrorism in the political sphere emerges.

Item Type: Online resource (Website)
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Additional Information: © 2012 The Author(s)
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HN Social history and conditions. Social problems. Social reform
H Social Sciences > HT Communities. Classes. Races
H Social Sciences > HV Social pathology. Social and public welfare. Criminology
Date Deposited: 14 Jun 2017 13:27
Last Modified: 15 Sep 2023 18:45

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