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The war on terrorism / Mitchell Young, book editor

Young, Mitchell (Added Author).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Pike Co PL - Petersburg Main Library YA 973.9 TPW (Text) 38650833369505 YA NON-FIC Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0737714700 (lib. : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 0737714719 (pbk. : alk. paper)
  • Physical Description: 224 p. : map ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: San Diego : Greenhaven Press, c2003

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (p. 213-215) and index
Formatted Contents Note: Foreword -- Introduction -- 1. Events leading up to September 11 -- U.S. policy in Afghanistan created conditions for the growth of terrorist groups / Ahmed Rashid ; U.S. military and economic power caused resentment among Muslims / Paul R. Pillar ; Misguided U.S. policies in the Middle East created the problem of Islamic terrorism / John Tirman -- 2. Debating the war on terrorism -- War on terror is a revolutionary struggle / Michael Ledeen ; America should not respond to terrorism with military force / Progressive ; Opponents of the war on terrorism are misguided / Mark Steyn ; Official justifications for the war on terrorism are false / Rahul Mahajan ; War on terrorism is a struggle for the future shape of the world / Gregory R. Copley -- 3. Domestic antiterrorism efforts -- Intelligence and law enforcement are key tools in fighting terrorism / Jeffrey D. Simon ; Domestic antiterrorism measures may endanger civil liberties / Robert Dreyfus ; Freedom vs. security / Fareed Zakariah -- 4. Next phase : how should the war proceed? -- War on terrorism will require a lighter, more agile military / Jason Vest ; Long-term strategy is needed in the war on terrorism / Charles L. Armstrong ; War on terror must target militant Islam / Daniel Pipes ; United States should maintain a long-term military presence in Central Asia / Charles Fairbanks ; War on terrorism should extend to Iraq / Gary Schmitt
Subject: September 11 Terrorist Attacks, 2001
War on Terrorism, 2001-
Terrorism > United States > Prevention
World politics > 1995-2005
United States > Foreign relations > Middle East

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