Counter-Terrorism: Community-Based Approaches to Preventing Terror Crime by B. SpalekCounter-Terrorism: Community-Based Approaches to Preventing Terror Crime by B. Spalek

Counter-Terrorism: Community-Based Approaches to Preventing Terror Crime

byB. Spalek

Hardcover | May 29, 2012

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Efforts to counter terrorism are drawing increasingly on community-based initiatives and a partnership between police officers and members of specific social groups. This book analyses the potential of these initiatives and the role played by factors such as community engagement, gender and religion, and the tensions that these create.

DR BASIA SPALEK Reader in Communities & Justice within the Institute of Applied Social Studies at the University of Birmingham, UK. Her research interests lie in community based approaches to counter-terrorism, criminal and social justice in relation to minorities, and faith/ethnicity and diversity in relation to victimisation. She is...
Title:Counter-Terrorism: Community-Based Approaches to Preventing Terror CrimeFormat:HardcoverDimensions:224 pages, 8.5 × 5.51 × 0 inPublished:May 29, 2012Publisher:Palgrave Macmillan UKLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0230242138

ISBN - 13:9780230242135

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Table of Contents

Introducing Counter-Terrorism Studies; B.SpalekCommunity-based Approaches to Counter-Terrorism; B.SpalekPolicing Within Counter-Terrorism; B.SpalekEngagement and Partnership in Community-based Approaches to Counter-Terrorism; A.H.BakerGender Within a Counter-Terrorism Context: L.Z.McDonaldEngaging Young People within a Counter-Terrorism Context; L.Z.McDonaldReligion, Theology and Counter-Terrorism; S.El-Awa& B.SpalekPolicing, Terrorism and the Conundrum of 'Community'; J.Topping& J.ByrneCommunities and Counter-Terrorism: Some Final Reflections; B.Spalek~