The Future of Terrorism Violence in the New Millennium

by Harvey W. Kushner

The Future of Terrorism Violence in the New Millennium Synopsis

A very serious and terrifying aspect of contemporary society is the ever-present threat of terrorist activity. Understanding this ominous kind of threat is the best way to prepare for it, and this book provides rich insight into: the definitions and classifications of terrorism; the impact of international events on terrorism in the United States; trends in domestic terrorism; infiltration by foreign terrorist groups; media and terrorism; reducing the risk and deterrents; and current trends and projects for the future.

Book Information

ISBN: 9780761908685
Publication date: 5th February 1998
Author: Harvey W. Kushner
Publisher: SAGE Publications Inc
Format: Hardback
Pagination: 288 pages
Categories: Terrorism, armed struggle, Crime & criminology,

About Harvey W. Kushner

Harvey W. Kushner (Ph.D., New York University) is Professor and Chair of the Department of Criminal Justice at Long Island University. An internationally recognized authority on terrorism, Kushner has shared his expertise with government agencies, including the FBI, Federal Aviation Administration, Immigration and Naturalization Service, and U.S. Customs. He also worked for the U.S. Probation Department as an analyst for criminal investigations, intelligence, and terrorism. He has advised and lectured on matters of international terrorism at the Naval War College, the FBI Academy, the FBI's Behavioral Science Unit, and the United Nations in Vienna, Austria, among others. ...

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