From Classical Terrorism to 'Global' Terrorism

Wieviorka, Michel
September 2007
International Journal of Conflict & Violence;2007, Vol. 1 Issue 2, p92
Academic Journal
The article presents a study on the history and development of terrorism as a sociological research topic. According to the author, terrorism can be defined as the implementation of tools and resources whose costs are modest in relation to the effects expected by its promoter. He examines terrorism in a sociological context, citing its relevance as an issue worthy of attention.


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