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The Resource Countering terrorism : psychosocial strategies, edited by Updesh Kumar, Manas K. Mandal, (electronic resource)

Countering terrorism : psychosocial strategies, edited by Updesh Kumar, Manas K. Mandal, (electronic resource)

Label
Countering terrorism : psychosocial strategies
Title
Countering terrorism
Title remainder
psychosocial strategies
Statement of responsibility
edited by Updesh Kumar, Manas K. Mandal
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Countering Terrorism: Psychosocial Strategies contextualizes the issues related to terrorism and places the discourse within the ambit of sociocultural theories. The book goes beyond the obvious and commonsensical notions and discusses the relevant issues from interdisciplinary perspectives, informed by theoretical stances of not only psychological sciences, but other social sciences like political science, criminology, military, and sociology as well. The volume contains 18 chapters by expert authors with diverse cultural backgrounds and provides a wide ranging canvas for multif
Dewey number
363.325/17
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Kumar, Updesh
  • Mandal, Manas K
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  • Terrorism
  • Terrorism
Label
Countering terrorism : psychosocial strategies, edited by Updesh Kumar, Manas K. Mandal, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Cover; Contents; List of Abbreviations; Foreword; Preface; Section I: Understanding Terrorism: Psychosocial Issues; 1 -- Terrorism: A Conceptual Framework; 2 -- Terrorism: Psychological Issues; 3 -- Sociocultural Aspects of Terrorism; 4 -- The Sociopsychological Impact of Terrorism: Key Concepts, Research, and Theory; 5 -- The Behavioral Profile of a Terrorist: Theoretical and Empirical Observations; 6 -- Understanding Terrorist Groups; 7 -- The Leadership Puzzle in Terrorism Study; 8 -- Bioterrorism: Psychological Implications of Biological Weapons Agents and Mass Contagion
  • 9 -- The Role of the Media in Propagating TerrorismSection II: Countering Terrorism: Psychosocial Avenues; 10 -- Terrorist Motives: A Reassessment of the Conventional Wisdom; 11 -- Rational Choice and Terrorist Target Selection; 12 -- Impact of Virtual World in Creation and Sustenance of Terrorists; 13 -- Risk Assessment in Counterterrorism; 14 -- Strategic Interrogation: Interviewing Terrorist Suspects; 15 -- Educating People to Counterterrorism: "Cognitive Immunization" against Violent Extremism in Indonesia
  • 16 -- How Policies Impacting Intergroup Relations May Escalate or De-escalate Political Aggression17 -- The Role of Strategic Information Operations in Countering Terrorism; 18 -- Psychospiritual Basis of Understanding, Prevention, and Control of Violence and Terrorism; About the Editors and Contributors; Index
Control code
ocn824698856
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9788132111122
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)824698856
Label
Countering terrorism : psychosocial strategies, edited by Updesh Kumar, Manas K. Mandal, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Cover; Contents; List of Abbreviations; Foreword; Preface; Section I: Understanding Terrorism: Psychosocial Issues; 1 -- Terrorism: A Conceptual Framework; 2 -- Terrorism: Psychological Issues; 3 -- Sociocultural Aspects of Terrorism; 4 -- The Sociopsychological Impact of Terrorism: Key Concepts, Research, and Theory; 5 -- The Behavioral Profile of a Terrorist: Theoretical and Empirical Observations; 6 -- Understanding Terrorist Groups; 7 -- The Leadership Puzzle in Terrorism Study; 8 -- Bioterrorism: Psychological Implications of Biological Weapons Agents and Mass Contagion
  • 9 -- The Role of the Media in Propagating TerrorismSection II: Countering Terrorism: Psychosocial Avenues; 10 -- Terrorist Motives: A Reassessment of the Conventional Wisdom; 11 -- Rational Choice and Terrorist Target Selection; 12 -- Impact of Virtual World in Creation and Sustenance of Terrorists; 13 -- Risk Assessment in Counterterrorism; 14 -- Strategic Interrogation: Interviewing Terrorist Suspects; 15 -- Educating People to Counterterrorism: "Cognitive Immunization" against Violent Extremism in Indonesia
  • 16 -- How Policies Impacting Intergroup Relations May Escalate or De-escalate Political Aggression17 -- The Role of Strategic Information Operations in Countering Terrorism; 18 -- Psychospiritual Basis of Understanding, Prevention, and Control of Violence and Terrorism; About the Editors and Contributors; Index
Control code
ocn824698856
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9788132111122
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)824698856

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