Deadly Connections: States that Sponsor Terrorism

byDaniel Byman

Hardcover | June 27, 2005

Deadly Connections: States that Sponsor Terrorism by Daniel Byman
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Daniel Byman's hard-hitting and articulate book is the first to study countries that support terrorist groups. Focusing primarily on sponsors from the Middle East and South Asia, it examines the different types of support that states provide, their motivations, and the impact of such sponsorship. The book also considers regimes that allow terrorists to raise money and recruit without providing active support. The experiences of Iran, Pakistan, Afghanistan, Syria, Saudi Arabia and Libya are detailed here, alongside the histories of radical groups such as al-Qaida, Hizbullah and Hamas.
1. Introduction; 2. Why do states support terrorism?; 3. The nature and impact of state support; 4. Iran and the Lebanese Hizballah; 5. Syria and Palestinian radical groups; 6. Pakistan and Kashmir; 7. Afghanistan under the Taliban; 8. Passive sponsors of terrorism; 9. The difficulties of stopping state sponsorship; 10. Halting support...
Title:Deadly Connections: States that Sponsor TerrorismFormat:HardcoverProduct dimensions:380 pages, 8.98 X 5.98 X 1.26 inShipping dimensions:380 pages, 8.98 X 5.98 X 1.26 inPublished:June 27, 2005Publisher:Cambridge University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0521839734

ISBN - 13:9780521839730

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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