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Failed States and the Origins of Violence : A Comparative Analysis of State Failure as a Root Cause of Terrorism and Political Violence - Tiffiany Howard

Failed States and the Origins of Violence

A Comparative Analysis of State Failure as a Root Cause of Terrorism and Political Violence

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Published: 28th June 2014
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Utilizing global barometer data, Tiffiany Howard examines the underpinnings of individual support for political violence and argues that an insidious pattern of deprivation within failed states drives ordinary citizens to engage in and support extreme acts of political violence. A rigorous examination of four regions plagued by a combination of failed states and political violence - Sub Saharan Africa, The Middle East and North Africa, Southeast and South Asia, and Latin America - this text draws parallels to arrive at a single conclusion; that failed states are a natural breeding ground for terrorism and political violence.

ISBN: 9781472417824
ISBN-10: 1472417828
Format: ePUB
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 222
Published: 28th June 2014