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6 edition of Winning the War on Terror found in the catalog.

Winning the War on Terror

by Jim Turner

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Published by University Press of the Pacific .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • International relations,
  • Political Freedom & Security - International Secur,
  • Political Science,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Politics/International Relations

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages104
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11686599M
    ISBN 101410224414
    ISBN 109781410224415
    OCLC/WorldCa317421510

    Six years after the start of the "war on terror," Americans are less safe, our enemies are stronger and more numerous, and the war's key geographic battleground—the Middle East—is dangerously by: 3. Reknown counterterrorism expert, Dr. Sebastian Gorka, discusses his new book – Defeating Islam: The Winnable War, and how the West can defeat jihad. Revealing certain top-secret Cold War documents, Dr. Gorka offers a unique prescription to dealing with Radical Islamic Terrorism and the need for not just military, but psychological warfare to ultimately bring down the worldwide jihadi network.

    COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.   His latest book is Winning the Right War: The Path to Security for America and the World (Times Books, ), from which this essay is drawn. More By Philip H. Gordon More.

    Shadow War: The Untold Story of How America Is Winning the War on Terror, by Richard Miniter. Washington, D.C.: Regnery Publishing, Pp. Append notes.   Most leading Democrats accept the need to use force in some cases but argue that success will come through reestablishing the United States’ .


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Winning the War on Terror by Jim Turner Download PDF EPUB FB2

Incredibly well researched and sprightly told, Who's Winning the War on Terror explains how law enforcement developed its unhealthy fixation on terrorism. The book exposes America's nature to overestimate danger and therefore over invest in personnel and policy.5/5(5).

Winning the Un-War is the most important book yet on the threat of terrorism and how to beat it." -- Doug Bandow at "If President George W. Bush had hired Charles Pena to formulate U.S. policy against terrorism, the country would be much safer and the president would not be experiencing popularity akin to that of O.J.

by: 5. Miniter's book is the first global chronicle of the war that America has been waging since Septem In the context of a very different kind of war (one that is really fought not only abroad but at home as well, against an intelligent, subtle and elusive enemy) he has made a good effort, limitations aside, to show what can be seen as a scoreboard of what George W.

Bush's /5(62). No one, therefore, is winning the war on terror. Not only is the war not being won, but it is also impossible to win. Therefore, Bush’s ‘war on terror’ was constructed in as unwinnable and never-ending, and Obama has not successfully proposed a counter-hegemonic discourse with the strength to oppose it.

The authors deal straightforwardly with the central issue facing not only the country, but the world. When explosions set off by the same affiliated groups rock places as far apart as Manila and Tel Aviv, Casablanca and Nairobi, New York and Mosul, Istanbul and Bali, Jakarta and Moscow, Addis Ababa and Riyadh and Baghdad - there can be no denying that there is a global war/5(36).

Perle and Frum lay out a bold program to defend America--and to win the war on terror. Among the topics this book addresses: why the United States risks its security if it submits to the authority of the United Nations - why France and Saudi Arabia have to be treated as adversaries, not allies, in the war on terrorReviews: The War on Terror, also known as the Global War on Terrorism, is an international military campaign launched by the United States government after the September 11 attacks.

The targets of the campaign are primarily Sunni Islamic fundamentalist armed groups located throughout the Muslim world, with the most prominent groups being Al-Qaeda, the Islamic State, the Taliban, Tehrik-i-Taliban.

This is not a book about small guerrilla bands of terrorists nor about so-called "Islamic terrorists" -- it is a cogent, open-eyed analysis of a "worldwide epidemic of violence. In a discussion that will no doubt be controversial, Griffith argues that terrorism and counter-terrorism are identical phenomena when viewed at the spiritual level.

An End to Evilcharts the agenda for what’s next in the war on terrorism, as articulated by David Frum, former presidential speechwriter and bestselling author ofThe Right Man,and Richard Perle, former assistant secretary of defense and one of the most influential foreign-policy leaders in Washington.

This world is an unsafe place for Americans—and the U.S. government remains unready to. Little did I know that we were about to be thrust into the front line of yet another war, a war against shadows.

My military secretary came up to me and whispered: an aircraft had crashed into one of the towers of the World Trade Centre in New York City. Pages in category "War on Terror books" The following 48 pages are in this category, out of 48 total.

This list may not reflect recent changes (). The author, a professor of international relations at the University of Colorado, examines President George W. Bush's approach to foreign policy. Winning the War of Words is a thorough analytical study of the power of the presidential bully pulpit."Price: $   Miniter taps his exclusive sources and on-thespot global reporting to reveal America's unheralded successes in the War on Terror.

Accounts ranging from failed assassination plots to the successful capture of al Qaeda officers make Shadow War a riveting and enlightening read about how America is beating radical Islamic terrorism/5. An End to Evil charts the agenda for what’s next in the war on terrorism, as articulated by David Frum, former presidential speechwriter and bestselling author of The Right Man, and Richard Perle, former assistant secretary of defense and /5(11).

No country or city will ever be truly safe from terrorism again but that, sadly, is the era we live in now. In George Orwell’s seminal book, “” a character says: “The object of terrorism is terrorism. The object of oppression is oppression. The object of torture is torture.

To say the book is remarkable, would be a severe understatement. Combining soaring idealism, incisive thinking, and a viscous go-for-throat killer instinct in a single package, Energy Victory is the first book I have ever read that actually lays out a credible plan to turn around the world energy situation.

Energy Victory: Winning the War on Terror by Breaking Free of Oil is a book by Robert Zubrin. Zubrin's central argument is that the decisive front in the War on.

This is an interesting book, giving a largely personal view of Afghanistan, Al-Qaeda and the "war on terror". The author has clearly spent a lot of time in Afghanistan, and knows the Afghans better than many.

It's written in a way that makes it easy to read, but I /5. And so I say again: let us end this war in victory, so we can then return to normalcy. An Operational Definition of Terrorism. Before we can declare victory in the War on Terror, we need define our enemy.

“Terror” is not the enemy, obviously. In the wake of the attacks of 9/11, President George W. Bush called for a global 'War on Terror,' launching an ongoing effort to thwart terrorists before they act. A veteran war correspondent (he was one of a handful of Western journalists who covered the Russian war in Afghanistan from inside the country), Schultheis offers a first-hand look at how the seeds of al-Qaeda were planted by foreign jihadists in the s, before .The book describes who the enemy is and what we need to do to win the war.

Flynn and Ledeen are stating the obvious when they say that the first step is calling the enemy by the correct name. A range of officials have rightly lauded recent progress in the war on terrorism. In his State of the Union address, President Bush declared, “We have the terrorists on the : Daniel L.

Byman.