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Books are listed in order of year of publication - newest titles are at the top. There are 37 books in this booklist

This list represents some of the books on this subject that we have had in our shop - but there will be many more that we can order for you!

  • Cover image of book Home-Grown: How Domestic Violence Turns Men Into Terrorists by Joan Smith
    Home-Grown: How Domestic Violence Turns Men Into Terrorists - by Joan Smith

    £16.99   hardback   (2019) - ISBN 13: 9781787476042 | ISBN 10: 1787476049

    What do the attacks in London Bridge, Manchester and Westminster have in common with those at the Charlie Hebdo offices, the Finsbury Park Mosque attack and multiple US shootings?  They were all carried out by men with histories of domestic v ... more

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  • Cover image of book Beyond Terror: The Truth About the Real Threats to Our World by Chris Abbott, Paul Rogers and John Sloboda
    Beyond Terror: The Truth About the Real Threats to Our World - by Chris Abbott, Paul Rogers and John Sloboda

    £6.99   paperback   (2017) - ISBN 13: 9781846045462 | ISBN 10: 1846045460

    Is international terrorism really the single greatest threat to world security? �Since the 9/11 attacks, many Western governments assume terrorism to be the greatest threat that we face. In response, their dangerous policies attempt to maintain con ... more

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  • Cover image of book After Charlie Hebdo: Terror, Racism and Free Speech by Gavan Titley, Des Freedman, Gholam Khiabany, and Aurélien Mondon (Editors)
    After Charlie Hebdo: Terror, Racism and Free Speech - by Gavan Titley, Des Freedman, Gholam Khiabany, and Aurélien Mondon (Editors)

    £16.99   paperback   (2017) - ISBN 13: 9781783609383 | ISBN 10: 1783609389

    An incisive and timely analysis of the impact the Paris terror attacks have had on today’s struggles over multiculturalism, integration and freedom of speech.  As the world looked on in horror at the Paris terror attacks of January and Nove ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Rage: The Vicious Circle of Islamist and Far-Right Extremism by Julia Ebner
    The Rage: The Vicious Circle of Islamist and Far-Right Extremism - by Julia Ebner

    £11.99   paperback   (2017) - ISBN 13: 9781788310321 | ISBN 10: 1788310322

    The early twenty-first century has been defined by a rise in Islamist radicalisation and a concurrent rise in far right extremism. This book explores the interaction between the 'new' far right and Islamist extremists and considers the consequences f ... more

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  • Cover image of book You Will Not Have My Hate by Antoine Leiris, translated by Sam Taylor
    You Will Not Have My Hate - by Antoine Leiris, translated by Sam Taylor

    £7.99   paperback   (2017) - ISBN 13: 9781784705282 | ISBN 10: 1784705284

    THE INTERNATIONAL BESTSELLER   What matters most in life? How do you build a happy life when terrible things happen? What is left behind when you lose the person you love the most?  One night last winter, Antoine Leiris was at home looking aft ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Chibok Girls: The Boko Haram Kidnappings & Islamic Militancy in Nigeria by Helon Habila
    The Chibok Girls: The Boko Haram Kidnappings & Islamic Militancy in Nigeria - by Helon Habila

    £6.00   paperback   (2017) - ISBN 13: 9780241980897 | ISBN 10: 0241980895

    An urgent Penguin Special investigating the 2014 mass-kidnapping of 276 schoolgirls by the world's deadliest terrorists.  On 14th April 2014, 276 girls disappeared from a secondary school in northern Nigeria, kidnapped by the world's deadlies ... more

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  • Cover image of book Nononsense Isis and Syria: The New Global War on Terror by Phyllis Bennis
    Nononsense Isis and Syria: The New Global War on Terror - by Phyllis Bennis

    £7.99   paperback   (2016) - ISBN 13: 9781780263120 | ISBN 10: 1780263120

    From its sudden emergence as a military force to be reckoned with in Syria and Iraq in June 2014 through its YouTube executions of hostages to its atrocious attacks in Paris in November 2015, the movement variously known as ISIS, Islamic State and Da ... more

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  • Cover image of book America
    America's Addiction to Terrorism - by Henry A. Giroux

    £12.99   paperback   (2016) - ISBN 13: 9781583675700 | ISBN 10: 1583675701

    Foreword by Michael D. Yates   In the United States today, the term terrorism conjures up images of dangerous, outside threats: religious extremists and suicide bombers in particular. Harder to see but all the more pervasive is the terrorism ... more

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  • Cover image of book One of Us: The Story of a Massacre and its Aftermath by Asne Seierstad
    One of Us: The Story of a Massacre and its Aftermath - by Asne Seierstad

    £8.99   paperback   (2016) - ISBN 13: 9781844089185 | ISBN 10: 1844089185

    On 22 July 2011 Anders Behring Breivik killed 77 of his fellow Norwegians in a terrorist atrocity that shocked the world.   One of Us is the definitive account of the massacres and the subsequent trial. But more than that, it is the compelling ... more

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  • Cover image of book I am Malala: The Girl Who Stood Up for Education and Was Shot by the Taliban by Malala Yousafzai and Christina Lamb
    I am Malala: The Girl Who Stood Up for Education and Was Shot by the Taliban - by Malala Yousafzai and Christina Lamb

    £8.99   paperback   (2015) - ISBN 13: 9781474602112 | ISBN 10: 1474602118

    The highly anticipated memoir of Malala Yousafzai, the schoolgirl from Pakistan's Swat region who stood up to the Taliban. I come from a country which was created at midnight. When I almost died it was just after midday. When the Taliban to ... more

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  • Cover image of book On Liberty by Shami Chakrabarti
    On Liberty - by Shami Chakrabarti

    £9.99   paperback   (2015) - ISBN 13: 9780141976310 | ISBN 10: 0141976314

    On 11 September 2001, our world changed. The West's response to 9/11 has morphed into a period of exception. Governments have decided that the rule of law and human rights are often too costly. In On Liberty, Shami Chakrabarti - who joined Liberty, ... more

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  • Cover image of book Culture of Terrorism by Noam Chomsky
    Culture of Terrorism - by Noam Chomsky

    £12.99   paperback   (2015) - ISBN 13: 9780745335438 | ISBN 10: 0745335438

    Chomsky ends his preface to Culture of Terrorism with the words, As the latest inheritors of a grim tradition, we should at least have the integrity to look in the mirror without evasion.   The tradition to which he is referring is none oth ... more

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  • Cover image of book Pakistan on the Brink: The Future of Pakistan, Afghanistan and the West by Ahmed Rashid
    Pakistan on the Brink: The Future of Pakistan, Afghanistan and the West - by Ahmed Rashid

    £9.99   paperback   (2013) - ISBN 13: 9780241960073 | ISBN 10: 024196007x

    Ahmed Rashid, author of Descent Into Chaos and Taliban, charts the latest developments in the dangerous trajectory of one of the world's most strategically important, and volatile, countries - and the effects on its neighbours and us all. What ... more

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  • Cover image of book Secret Affairs: Britain
    Secret Affairs: Britain's Collusion with Radical Islam - by Mark Curtis

    £10.99   paperback   (2012) - ISBN 13: 9781846687648 | ISBN 10: 1846687640

    This updated edition of Secret Affairs covers the momentous events of the past year in the Middle East. It reveals the unreported attempts by Britain to cultivate relations with the Muslim Brotherhood in Egypt after the fall of Mubarak, the military ... more

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  • Cover image of book Performance in a Time of Terror: Critical Mimesis and the Age of Uncertainty by Jenny Hughes
    Performance in a Time of Terror: Critical Mimesis and the Age of Uncertainty - by Jenny Hughes

    £16.99   paperback   (2011) - ISBN 13: 9780719085307 | ISBN 10: 0719085306

    Performance in a Time of Terror offers a thought-provoking investigation of the way performance has given shape and form to wars on terror past and present, as both a tactic of violence and a strategy of resistance.   The book focuses on an ... more

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  • Cover image of book Talking to Terrorists: Face to Face with the Enemy by Peter Taylor
    Talking to Terrorists: Face to Face with the Enemy - by Peter Taylor

    £12.99   paperback   (2011) - ISBN 13: 9780007325535 | ISBN 10: 0007325533

    During his 40-year career, award-winning journalist Peter Taylor has come face-to-face with some of the worlds most notorious terrorists. In 1972 he was sent to Northern Ireland to report on Bloody Sunday and in the aftermath of 9/11, he focused o ... more

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  • Cover image of book Al-Qaeda: From Global Network to Local Franchise by Christina Hellmich
    Al-Qaeda: From Global Network to Local Franchise - by Christina Hellmich

    £15.99   paperback   (2011) - ISBN 13: 9781848139084 | ISBN 10: 184813908x

    Since the attacks of September 11th 2001 and up to and beyond Osama bin Ladin's death, al-Qaeda has come to embody the new enigmatic face of terrorism, dominating discussions of national and international security. Yet in spite of the attention it re ... more

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  • Cover image of book Power and Terror: Conflict, Hegemony, and the Rule of Force by Noam Chomsky
    Power and Terror: Conflict, Hegemony, and the Rule of Force - by Noam Chomsky

    £16.99   paperback   (2011) - ISBN 13: 9780745331379 | ISBN 10: 0745331378

    The ten years of US foreign policy since 9/11 have been characterised by war, torture and rendition. In Power and Terror, Noam Chomsky places these developments in the context of America's long history of aggression and imperialism.   Argu ... more

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  • Cover image of book Ricin! The Inside Story of the Terror Plot That Never Was by Lawrence Archer and Fiona Bawdon
    Ricin! The Inside Story of the Terror Plot That Never Was - by Lawrence Archer and Fiona Bawdon

    £21.99   paperback   (2010) - ISBN 13: 9780745329277 | ISBN 10: 0745329276

    In January 2003, the British media splashed the news that anti-terror police had disrupted an Al-Qaeda cell, poised to unleash the deadly poison ricin on the capital. Police had reportedly found traces of ricin, as well as a panoply of bomb and poiso ... more

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  • Cover image of book Terrorism: How to Respond by Richard English
    Terrorism: How to Respond - by Richard English

    £12.99   paperback   (2010) - ISBN 13: 9780199590032 | ISBN 10: 0199590036

    The post-9/11 War on Terror has spectacularly failed and this book argues that we now need a radically new approach to dealing with international terrorism. Recent policies have ignored the lessons of the past. Terrorism: How to Respond seeks to reme ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Secret State: Preparing for the Worst 1945 - 2010 by Peter Hennessy
    The Secret State: Preparing for the Worst 1945 - 2010 - by Peter Hennessy

    £12.99   paperback   (2010) - ISBN 13: 9780141044699 | ISBN 10: 0141044691

    This updated edition of The Secret State revises Hennessy's picture of the Soviet threat that was presented to ministers from the last days of the Second World War to the 1960s. He maps the size and shape of the Cold War state built in response to th ... more

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  • Cover image of book Voices from the Other Side: An Oral History of Terrorism Against Cuba by Keith Bolender, with an introduction by Noam Chomsky
    Voices from the Other Side: An Oral History of Terrorism Against Cuba - by Keith Bolender, with an introduction by Noam Chomsky

    £17.99   paperback   (2010) - ISBN 13: 9780745330402 | ISBN 10: 0745330401

    Since the early 1960s, few other countries have endured more acts of terrorism against civilian targets than Cuba, and the US has had its hand in much of it. This book gives a voice to the victims.   Keith Bolender brings to bear the enormous ... more

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  • Cover image of book Liberty in the Age of Terror:  A Defence of Civil Liberties and Enlightenment Values by A.C. Grayling
    Liberty in the Age of Terror: A Defence of Civil Liberties and Enlightenment Values - by A.C. Grayling

    £9.99   paperback   (2010) - ISBN 13: 9781408803073 | ISBN 10: 1408803070

    An impassioned defence of the civil liberties and the rule of law in the face of increasing pressure for ever greater security. "The means of defence against foreign danger historically have become the instruments of tyranny at home."(James Ma ... more

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  • Cover image of book Walking Away from Terrorism: Accounts of Disengagement from Radical and Extremist Movements by John Horgan
    Walking Away from Terrorism: Accounts of Disengagement from Radical and Extremist Movements - by John Horgan

    £30.99   paperback   (2009) - ISBN 13: 9780415439442 | ISBN 10: 0415439442

    This accessible new book looks at how and why individuals leave terrorist movements, and considers the lessons and implications that emerge from this process. Focusing on the tipping points for disengagement from groups such as Al Qaeda, the IRA ... more

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  • Cover image of book Global Terrorism: A Beginner
    Global Terrorism: A Beginner's Guide - by Leonard Weinberg

    £9.99   paperback   (2008) - ISBN 13: 9781851686087 | ISBN 10: 1851686088

    What drives someone to become a suicide bomber? Who are al Qaeda and what do they want? What happens when the media becomes part of the story?  Author and UN Security advisor Leonard Weinberg answers these and other questions in an exploratio ... more

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  • Cover image of book The State of the World Atlas: The Bestselling Survey of Current Events and Global Trends by Dan Smith
    The State of the World Atlas: The Bestselling Survey of Current Events and Global Trends - by Dan Smith

    £16.99   paperback   (2008) - ISBN 13: 9781844075737 | ISBN 10: 1844075737

    Over 50 full-colour world maps and graphics break down hardcore statistics to provide a compelling analysis of all the political, social, economic and ecological nightmares that keep us awake at night.  * The world's car population has grown ... more

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  • Cover image of book Frontline Pakistan: The Path to Catastrophe and the Killing of Benazir Bhutto by Zahid Hussain
    Frontline Pakistan: The Path to Catastrophe and the Killing of Benazir Bhutto - by Zahid Hussain

    £10.99   paperback   (2008) - ISBN 13: 9781845118020 | ISBN 10: 1845118022

    Pakistan has been home to the world's most dangerous terrorists. Osama Bin Laden himself is believed to be hiding close to its border. After 9/11, Pakistan's military leader, General Pervez Musharraf, took an astonishing about-turn, and pledged his s ... more

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  • Cover image of book International Relations: A Very Short Introduction by Paul Wilkinson
    International Relations: A Very Short Introduction - by Paul Wilkinson

    £7.99   paperback   (2007) - ISBN 13: 9780192801579 | ISBN 10: 0192801570

    Of undoubtable relevance today, in a post-9-11 world of growing political tension and unease, this Very Short Introduction covers the topics essential to an understanding of modern international relations.   Paul Wilkinson explains the theori ... more

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  • Cover image of book Politicide by Baruch Kimmerling
    Politicide - by Baruch Kimmerling

    £8.99   paperback   (2006) - ISBN 13: 9781844675326 | ISBN 10: 1844675327

    Fully Updated Edition  Ariel Sharon is one of the most experienced, shrewd and frightening leaders of the new millennium. Despite being found both directly and indirectly responsible for acts considered war crimes under international law, he ... more

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  • Cover image of book Rethinking Islamism: The Ideology of the New Terror by Meghnad Desai
    Rethinking Islamism: The Ideology of the New Terror - by Meghnad Desai

    £12.99   paperback   (2006) - ISBN 13: 9781845112677 | ISBN 10: 1845112679

    The global struggle against 'terror' looks set to become one of the defining characteristics of geopolitics in the new century. Despite increasingly frantic calls - especially after the London bombings of July 7 2005 - for western leaders to 'underst ... more

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  • Cover image of book Beyond the Spectacle of Terrorism: Global Uncertainty and the Challenge of the New Media by Henry A. Giroux
    Beyond the Spectacle of Terrorism: Global Uncertainty and the Challenge of the New Media - by Henry A. Giroux

    £37.99   paperback   (2006) - ISBN 13: 9781594512407 | ISBN 10: 159451240x

    "Henry Giroux's gripping book on the spectacle of terrorism gives new meaning to 'shock and awe'. It is one of those must-read books that offers a deadly accurate assessment of what is becoming the new consumer culture - a consumption of death and de ... more

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  • Cover image of book The London Bombings: An Independent Inquiry by Nafeez Mosaddeq Ahmed
    The London Bombings: An Independent Inquiry - by Nafeez Mosaddeq Ahmed

    £9.99   paperback   (2006) - ISBN 13: 9780715635834 | ISBN 10: 0715635832

    On July 7th 2005 London experienced its most serious terrorist attack since the V-2 raids of WW2. We still don't know who planned the bombings or whether they remain at large in the UK. The official account has changed repeatedly and remains riddled ... more

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  • Cover image of book Calming the Fearful Mind: A Zen Response to Terrorism by Thich Nhat Hanh
    Calming the Fearful Mind: A Zen Response to Terrorism - by Thich Nhat Hanh

    £13.99   paperback   (2005) - ISBN 13: 9781888375510 | ISBN 10: 1888375515

    In Calming the Fearful Mind, Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh explains how to find true safety in an age of terror. With simple insight, he illustrates how we can transform and uproot terrorism through the practices of compassion, deep listening, and mindf ... more

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  • Cover image of book Ghost Wars: The Secret History of the CIA, Afghanistan and Bin Laden by Steve Coll
    Ghost Wars: The Secret History of the CIA, Afghanistan and Bin Laden - by Steve Coll

    £14.99   paperback   (2005) - ISBN 13: 9780141020808 | ISBN 10: 0141020806

    Ghost Wars is the most accurate and revealing account yet of the CIA's secret involvement in al-Qaeda's evolution. Prize-winning journalist Steve Coll has spent years reporting from the Middle East, accessed previously classified government file ... more

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  • Cover image of book Distorted Morality: America by Noam Chomsky
    Distorted Morality: America - by Noam Chomsky

    £20.00   DVD   (2003) - ISBN 13: 9781902593760 | ISBN 10: 1902593766

    In this remarkable 3-hour DVD, Chomsky offers a riveting but devastating critique of America's current War on Terror - arguing, in fact, that it is a logical impossibility for such a war to be taking place. Using the official U.S. definition of 'ter ... more

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  • Cover image of book The New War on Terrorism: Fact and Fiction by Noam Chomsky
    The New War on Terrorism: Fact and Fiction - by Noam Chomsky

    £10.00   audiobook on CD   (2003) - ISBN 13: 9781902593623 | ISBN 10: 1902593626

    What is terrorism? And how can we reduce the likelihood of such crimes, whether they are against us, or against someone else? With his vintage flair, penetrating analysis, and ironic wit, Chomsky, in perhaps his most anticipated lecture ever - delive ... more

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  • Cover image of book Pirates and Emperors, Old and New: International Terrorism in the Real World by Noam Chomsky
    Pirates and Emperors, Old and New: International Terrorism in the Real World - by Noam Chomsky

    £21.99   paperback   (2002) - ISBN 13: 9780745319803 | ISBN 10: 0745319807

    This new, fully updated edition of Chomsky's dissection of terrorism explores the role of the US in the Middle East and reveals how the media are used to manipulate public opinion about what constitutes 'terrorism'. With several new chapters as well ... more

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