Picked Last Women and Terrorism

Stack-O'Connor, Alisa
January 2007
JFQ: Joint Force Quarterly;Winter2007, Issue 44, p95
The article reports on the active participation of women in terrorism in Russia. Women's activism was started when Russian revolutionary group increased. Women had the reputation of personal instead of ideological, dedication to cause and willing to die. Women terrorist were considered victim and not perpetrators that had shown in different groups including terrorist in Chechnya, Israel, Sri Lanka. These groups are bound by cultural expectations, public support and the international context.


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