Counterterror Offensives for the Ghost War World: The by Richard J. Chasdi

By Richard J. Chasdi

In Counterterror Offensives for the Ghost struggle global: The Rudiments of Counterterrorism Policy, Richard J. Chasdi has written a groundbreaking quantitative research that gives new perception into which varieties of counterterror practices paintings top and which varieties practice poorly specifically operational environments and conditions. For Chasdi, "effectiveness" is outlined because the ability of counterterror practices to paintings with "stealth"-namely, with no eliciting excessive quantities of similar follow-up terrorist attacks. He strikes past person kingdom analyses to take on an research of counterterror perform effectiveness in response to the kind of political process of the rustic conducting counterterror offensives and the facility point of that nation in the foreign political approach. Chasdi in addition offers crucial qualitative descriptions of nationwide defense associations, stakeholders, and techniques to border his quantitative leads to ways in which tie these findings to historic and modern political developments.

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