Does Poverty Cause Terrorism?

Krueger, Alan B.; Maleckov√°, Jitka
June 2002
New Republic;6/24/2002, Vol. 226 Issue 24, p27
Discusses the significance of understanding the causes of terrorism to the development of an anti-terrorism strategy. Challenge posed by the complexity of the link between terrorism and poverty; Definitions of terrorism; Description of a theory of participation in criminal activities; Factors that motivate suicide bombers.


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