About the Book
In this edition, the ideology and operation of global terrorism has been redesigned into seven chapters. First chapter deals with nature and objective of terrorist activities. The origin and sponsorship of nationalist terrorism is described in second chapter. Third chapter described state terrorism carried out by governments for their own political interest. Fourth chapter examines terrorist activities which are committed by Communist organizations or states against civilians to achieve political or ideological objectives by creating fear. Eco-terrorism is critically examined in fifth chapter; however sixth chapter focuses on the terrorist activities carried out in the name of religion. Terrorist mode of operation is discussed in the last chapter. This book is an important and welcome addition to the field of terrorism.
About the Author
Robert Allison is a forensic psychologist who received her training and experience in forensics working as a Certified Forensic Examiner with the State of Missouri’s Department of Mental Health. Forensic work is 8 years extensive experience as a clinical psychologist at Mid Missouri Mental Health Center where she worked on a wide variety of challenging psychiatric disorders. In addition, to her private practice, she is now works as a forensic and clinical psychologist for Fulton State Hospital. She also continues to perform forensic examinations for Mid Missouri Mental Health Center in Columbia.