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Unformatted text preview: Final: Be prepared to discuss specific case studies Democracy: South Korea, India State I nstitutions: Afghanistan and Somalia Ethnic Conflict: Kurds The Use of Violence in War and Terrorism- Download Global Trends in Armed Conflict and its relation to the amount of money spent on defense ( I t has actually increased much of this is due to 9/11 and terrorist attacks)- US spends 4-5% of GDP on defense- countries in the middle east spend 10% or more-countries in South America, Mexico are spending almost 0% of GDP on defense Definition of TERROR ISM : The deliberate killing of innocent people in order to spread fear through a whole population and force the hand of its political leaders • Not all political violence is ter rorism o Guerrilla operations are directed principally against the members of the enemy’s security and armed forces. o Ter rorist operations are directed principally at symbolic targets and noncombatants o Primary goal of guerilla operations is to take over the government...
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