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The Resource Terrorism, Lauri S. Friedman, book editor

Terrorism, Lauri S. Friedman, book editor

Label
Terrorism
Title
Terrorism
Statement of responsibility
Lauri S. Friedman, book editor
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents fourteen essays that debate the controversial subject of terrorism, and addresses issues of weapons of mass destruction, the safety of the nation, the root causes of terrorism, and measures to prevent terrorism
Member of
Summary
Presents a collection of articles and questions that debate a variety of topics on the subject of terrorism
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
197934
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
973.931
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HV6431
LC item number
.T45698 2005
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
570
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 10
  • 12
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Scherer, Lauri S
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Introducing issues with opposing viewpoints
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • War on Terrorism (2001-2009)
  • Terrorism
  • War on Terrorism, 2001-2009
  • Terrorism
  • Terrorism
  • Terrorism
  • United States
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Terrorism, Lauri S. Friedman, book editor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 117-123) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword -- Introduction -- Is terrorism a serious threat?: War on terror has made America safer from terrorism / George W. Bush -- War on terror has not made America safer from terrorism / Ted Rall -- We have overestimated the terrorist threat / Bart Kosko -- Weapons of mass destruction pose a serious threat / Nicholas D. Kristof -- What causes terrorism?: Despair and poverty cause terrorism / Tammuz Tabriz -- Despair and poverty do not cause terrorism / Robert J. Barro -- Religious fanaticism causes terrorism / Andrew C. McCarthy -- Religious fanaticism does not always cause terrorism economist -- American's foreign policy causes terrorism / Salim Muwakkil -- How should the United States prevent terrorism?: Expanding government powers can prevent terrorism / Tom Ridge -- Expanding government powers cannot prevent terrorism / Nick Gillespie -- Military action can prevent terrorism / Mark Steyn -- Military Action cannot prevent terrorism / William Pfaff -- Forming global alliances is the best way to fight terrorism / Stanley Hoffman -- Glossary -- Facts about terrorism -- Organizations to contact -- Further reading -- Index
Control code
ocm57692195
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
128 pages
Isbn
9780737732252
Lccn
2005040416
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
(OCoLC)57692195
Label
Terrorism, Lauri S. Friedman, book editor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 117-123) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword -- Introduction -- Is terrorism a serious threat?: War on terror has made America safer from terrorism / George W. Bush -- War on terror has not made America safer from terrorism / Ted Rall -- We have overestimated the terrorist threat / Bart Kosko -- Weapons of mass destruction pose a serious threat / Nicholas D. Kristof -- What causes terrorism?: Despair and poverty cause terrorism / Tammuz Tabriz -- Despair and poverty do not cause terrorism / Robert J. Barro -- Religious fanaticism causes terrorism / Andrew C. McCarthy -- Religious fanaticism does not always cause terrorism economist -- American's foreign policy causes terrorism / Salim Muwakkil -- How should the United States prevent terrorism?: Expanding government powers can prevent terrorism / Tom Ridge -- Expanding government powers cannot prevent terrorism / Nick Gillespie -- Military action can prevent terrorism / Mark Steyn -- Military Action cannot prevent terrorism / William Pfaff -- Forming global alliances is the best way to fight terrorism / Stanley Hoffman -- Glossary -- Facts about terrorism -- Organizations to contact -- Further reading -- Index
Control code
ocm57692195
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
128 pages
Isbn
9780737732252
Lccn
2005040416
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
(OCoLC)57692195

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