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Criminologists on Terrorism and Homeland Security (Cambridge Studies in Criminology) Brian Forst

Criminologists on Terrorism and Homeland Security (Cambridge Studies in Criminology)

Brian Forst

Published February 1st 2011
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495 pages
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This volume presents 19 original essays addressing what is widely regarded as the most serious problem confronting America today and for years to come terrorism from the unique perspective of criminology. The chapters collected here address suchMoreThis volume presents 19 original essays addressing what is widely regarded as the most serious problem confronting America today and for years to come terrorism from the unique perspective of criminology. The chapters collected here address such issues as the prevention of terrorism, the applicability of community policing and routine activities models of crime to the problem of terrorism, how to balance liberty and security, and how to think about and manage the fear of terrorism, as well as the coordination of federal and local efforts to prevent and counter terrorism. Criminologists on Terrorism and Homeland Security will be of interest to anyone concerned about violence prevention in general and terrorism in particular, policing, prosecution, adjudication, sentencing, and restorative justice.