Palestininan Religious Terrorism: Hamas and Islamic Jihad available in Paperback
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- Brill Academic Publishers, Inc.
This volume profiles Hamas (Harakat al-Mugawama al-Islamiya), main radical Islamic terrorist group dedicated to the destruction of the State of Israel and the Palestinian Islamic Jihad, smaller in size but equally committed to eliminating Israel through political violence. The aim of this book is not to glorify terrorist movements. Rather it is designed to provide an easily accessible reference for academics, policy makers, reporters, and other interested individuals on two of the most notorious Palestinian terrorist groups. Published under the Transnational Publishers imprint.
|Publisher:||Brill Academic Publishers, Inc.|
|Product dimensions:||5.91(w) x 9.06(h) x (d)|
About the Author
Prof. Yonah Alexander is Senior Fellow and Director, International Center for Terrorism Studies, Potomac Institute for Policy Studies, as well as Director, Inter-University Center for Terrorism Studies and Co-Director, Inter-University Center for Legal Studies.
Table of Contents
Highlights include: brief history; ideology; objectives; organizational tructure; areas of operation; headquarters; tactics and capabilities; targets; timeline; appendices; bibliography.