Introduction: A clash of civilisations? / David Fisher and Brian Wicker Pt. 1. The role of religion in shaping terrorism and the responses to it. Terrorism and Islamic theologies of religiously-sanctioned war / Tim Winter Challenging Al-Qaʻida's justification of terror / Ahmad Achtar Challenging the political theology of America's 'War on terror' / Richard Lock-Pullan Pt. 2. Responding to the terrorist threat. Philip Bobbitt's Terror and consent : a brief critique / Michael Howard Just war and state sovereignty / Brian Wicker Terror and pre-emption : can military pre-emption ever be just? / David Fisher How much of our liberties and privacy do we need to give up for public security? / David Omand Pt. 3. New ways to counter the threat. Just wars, just outcomes : reconciling just outcomes in military intervention / Shenaz Bunglawala, Rosemary Durward and Paul Schulte 'Eating soup with a knife' : counterinsurgency and just war / Hugh Beach Going off the reservation into the sanctuary : cross-border counter-terrorist operations, fourth generation warfare and the ethical insufficiency of contemporary just war thinking / Paul Schulte Countering the threat of nuclear terrorism / Nick Ritchie Pt. 4. Afterword : concluding reflections. A re-emphasis more than a reply / Philip Bobbitt Countering terrorism justly : reflections nine years after 9/11 / David Fisher and Brian Wicker.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages -223) and index.
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