10 - Terrorist=criminal State=legitimate use of force Does...

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Sanity does not equate right mind The point of terrorism is to get attention, make population feel insecure and vulnerable Often inflated beyond its scale Discern from regular violence US-calculated use of threat of violence to inculcate fear, intended to coerce or intimidate governments or societies UK-the use or threat for the purpose of advancing a political, religious, or ideological course of action, of serious violence against any person or property
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Unformatted text preview: Terrorist=criminal State=legitimate use of force Does freedom fighter =terrorist? Is it the act or the function? Tactics in war War is combat; terrorism is the negation of combat Innocence and responsibility Terror process-seizing attention, the message, fight or flight, resonant mass---generate enough public pressure to affect the govt...
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This note was uploaded on 04/15/2011 for the course ANTHROPOLO 300 taught by Professor V during the Spring '11 term at Saint Louis.

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