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Terrorism a Summary- S4L99-student

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7/7/11 Click to edit Master subtitle style Terrorism: A Summary
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7/7/11 What is terrorism?
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7/7/11 What is terrorism?
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7/7/11 Looking to the future . . . What is the greatest threat in the fight against terror?
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7/7/11 Pulling up the “roots” of terrorism Poverty Unemployment Backwardness Inequality
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7/7/11 What is the solution? West contribute more $ to development & welfare of “less fortunate”
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7/7/11 Pulling up the “roots” of terrorism The Local Element Ethnic, nationalist, religious, & tribal loyalties & conflicts
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7/7/11 Pulling up the “roots” of terrorism The Local Element Ethnic, nationalist, religious, & tribal loyalties & conflicts However, al-Qaeda was not formed over a territorial dispute but over a feeling of national oppression & religion “Terrorists with global ambitions cannot be appeased by territorial concessions” –Laqueur, 215
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7/7/11 Is Islamic terrorism “the” threat of the future?
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7/7/11 “The Americans only have predications and old intelligence left. It will take them a long time to
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Unformatted text preview: understand the new form of AlQaeda” (Thabet bin Qais, in Hoffman, 2006, 208) 7/7/11 Islamic Terrorism Has this form of terrorism almost run its course? “Salafi burnout” Setbacks 7/7/11 Islamic Terrorism Will patience & time solve the 2nd generation threat? 7/7/11 Hoffman • Ignorance & prejudice? • Wishful thinking? • Failure to think like “the enemy”? • Failure to transcend nationalist intelligence efforts? • Inability to adapt to changing nature of terrorism? • Apathy: The Local element • Impatience: Islamic fervor will not last • Greater desire to be loved than respected • The threat of the second generation radicalization • Misinterpretation of innate nature of human violence Laqueur 7/7/11 Killing the Shark in the Water To defeat terrorism: Deny the enemy sanctuary Elimination of enemy freedom of movement Denial of enemy resources and support...
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