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Unformatted text preview: -Most terrorism occurred in 1987.-There was a decline in terrorist attacks after this, but was just a blip in the record, numbers soon grew again.-Between 1980-1990, most terrorism occurred within U.S. interests.-Correlations of misery and conflict arise from tyranny.-Terrorism and profit building often coincide.-hostage taking is very common and is of the most organized.-Collective violence-grievances and struggles for power often intervenes with non-violent politics vary systematically in regimes.-Use of terrorism spreads across wide variety of groups, ideologies, and targets.-Some groups are alternating from conventional to terror tactics.-Terror attacks also occur in midst of larger conflicts -Tokyo, Hiroshima, Nagasaki, and London all had hints of terror.-Understanding the causes of collective violence can help us minimize it....
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- Fall '07