Pirates, Terrorists, and Warlords: The History, Influence, and Future of Armed Groups Around the World

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Jeffrey H. Norwitz
Skyhorse Publishing Inc., 2009 - History - 467 pages
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Pirates, warlords, guerillas, criminal organizations, drug cartels, apocalyptic religious extremists, police agencies, terrorists: these are classic insurgents whose past, present, and future is dissected in this important book. Contributing writers including Martha Crenshaw, T. X. Hammes, Russell Howard, Gene Cristy, Yosef Kuperwasser, and academics from Naval War College, Marine Corps War College, and Stanford University, explore important insurgency-related issues such as domestic terrorism, globalization of armed groups, children on the battlefield, religious influence on armed fights, and more. This rich anthology offers scholars and citizens a new way to think about national and international security—as it stands today, and its future.
 

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Jeffrey H. Norwitz has been in law enforcement for 28 years. Formerly an Army Captain in Military Police and an El Paso County, Colorado, Deputy Sheriff, he has served tours in California; Washington, DC; Rhode Island; Okinawa; Thailand; and Kuwait; as well as aboard submarines and surface combatants. He represents the Naval Criminal Investigative Service at the U.S. Naval War College, where he is a Professor of National Security Decision Making. He holds a criminal justice undergraduate degree from Eastern Kentucky University and a master of arts degree in strategic studies from the Naval War College.

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