Science and Technology of Terrorism and Counterterrorism, by Tushar K. Ghosh,Mark A. Prelas,Dabir S. Viswanath,Sudarshan

By Tushar K. Ghosh,Mark A. Prelas,Dabir S. Viswanath,Sudarshan K. Loyalka

Traditionally, assets on terrorism and counterterrorism are likely to specialise in the social, behavioral, and criminal facets of the topic, with minimum emphasis at the medical and technological facets. considering those sensible issues, the second one version of Science and know-how of Terrorism and Counterterrorism discusses the character of terrorism and the fabrics utilized by terrorists. It describes how intelligence pros and legislations enforcement team of workers can observe and ruin those fabrics, and the way they could care for terrorist groups.

This quantity starts off by way of introducing the shift in research of terrorist assaults after September eleven, 2001 and summarizes chosen case reports. It discusses the beginning and nature of terrorism and the standards fascinated by international relations. overlaying a wide diversity of subject matters, the publication examines:

  • Aerosol dispersion of poisonous materials

  • Bioterrorism and the manufacture, detection, and supply of organic agents

  • Agricultural terrorism

  • Nuclear terrorism and nuclear guns platforms, threats, and safeguards

  • Chemical terrorism, together with manufacture, detection, supply, and decontamination

  • Cyber-terrorism

  • Personal protecting equipment

  • The function of presidency at federal, kingdom, and native levels

  • The position of overseas companies and their assets, functions, and responsibilities

  • The nationwide Infrastructure security Plan

As terrorist actions bring up globally, it's serious that these charged with retaining the general public comprehend the myriad of the way during which terrorists function. whereas we can't are expecting the place, whilst, and the way terrorists will strike, our vigilance in staying abreast of the terrorist probability is the one option to have a battling probability opposed to those that search to break our world.

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