TITLE

Chapter One: THE NEW REIGN OF TERROR: THE POLITICS OF DEFINING WEAPONS OF MASS DESTRUCTION AND TERRORISM

AUTHOR(S)
Gay, William C.
PUB. DATE
January 2007
SOURCE
Philosophical Perspectives on the 'War on Terrorism';2007, p23
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Book Chapter
ABSTRACT
Chapter 1 of the book "Philosophical Perspectives on the "War on Terrorism"" is presented. It defines terrorism and distinguishes "enforcement terror" from "agitational terror." It discusses the morality of terrorism and stresses that there is no justification for a terrorist attack. The author believes that a war on terrorism may only continue a cycle of escalating violence and terror and suggests that people should continue to fight injustice by speaking up but not with violence.
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57738513

 

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