Terrorism

Terrorism is, in the broadest sense, the use of intentional violence for political or religious purposes. It is used in this regard primarily to refer to violence during peacetime or in the context of war against non-combatants (mostly civilians and neutral military personnel). The terms "terrorist" and "terrorism" originated during the French Revolution of the late 18th century but gained mainstream popularity in the 1970s during the conflicts of Northern Ireland, the Basque Country and Palestine. The increased use of suicide attacks from the 1980s onwards was typified by the September 11 attacks in New York City and Washington, D.C. …

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UCP: University of Calgary Press · 15 June 2024 English

Since the first edition of this popular text was published in 1984, the Charter of Rights and Freedoms has transformed the role of the courts in Canadian politics. Addressing current …

Sunday closing laws, supervised injection sites, terrorism, third-party election advertising, and health


DDN: Dundurn Press · 11 June 2024 English

An anarchist online group sets out to assassinate the corporate elites they believe have turned culture into a digital nightmare.“A blistering look at what our online and offline lives have …

group, there is reason to believe, that sponsors terrorism in both countries, potentially.” How true this


AUP: Athabasca University Press · 28 May 2024 English

Reckoning with the experiences of refugees can inform epistemological and practical approaches to humanizing migrant populations before, during, and after their resettlement. Contributors explore what it means to experience dehumanization, …

Fariborz Birjandian 5. Conflating Migration, Terrorism, and Islam: Mediations of Syrian Refugees in three discourses: asylum seeking, Islam, and terrorism. Such framing, Khasanova argues, heightened by achieved by referencing narratives of Islamic terrorism and antisemitism, implying that their immigration


INSPQ: Institut national de santé publique du Québec · 22 May 2024 French

La violence communautaire commise et subie par les jeunes représente un défi en matière de sécurité et de santé publique. Cette synthèse de connaissance a pour objectif d’apporter une compréhension …

D’autres études excluent aussi explicitement certains actes, comme les actes de guerre et de terrorisme et les conflits politiques propres à un climat de violence (p. ex. être témoin d’un meurtre ou de crimes haineux, exposition à des coups de feu, à du terrorisme (excluant les actes de guerre et de terrorisme).


CCR: Canadian Council for Refugees · 20 May 2024 English

Ministerial Relief applications: Proposed Regulatory Amendments CCR comments, May 2024 The following are the comments of the Canadian Council for Refugees (CCR) in response to the publication in the Canada …

where they are readily associated unfairly with terrorism and other security threats. This compounds the


C.D. Howe Institute · 17 May 2024 English

This underscores the need for a thorough review of the Act, a sentiment shared by CPA Canada in our 2024 pre-budget submission, which recommended prioritizing a principled approach to tax …

ownership to prevent money laundering, financing of terrorism, and tax evasion. While the aim is clear, the


McMaster Health Forum · 15 May 2024 English

Social Systems Evidence: Taxonomy of program and service areas, governance, financial and delivery arrangements, and implementation strategies

Displaced workers o Food import/export o Counter-terrorism o Parent/legal guardian support services o Cultural


MQUP: McGill-Queen's University Press · 14 May 2024 English

What the World Might Look Like examines the way resilience stories have come to dominate the settler-colonial imagination and explores alternative approaches to resilience writing that instead offer decolonial models …

of Homeland Security, on threats ranging from terrorism to epidemics to natural disas- ters. The risk


AUP: Athabasca University Press · 14 May 2024 English

In every sphere of life, division and intolerance has polarized communities and entire nations. The learned construction of the Other—an evil “enemy” against whom both physical and discursive violence is …

a coal mine in Aksu, as co- ordinated global terrorism. Much as the Indian government has done among three evil forces— extremism, radicalism, and terrorism— that threaten stability.26 The few families


MQUP: McGill-Queen's University Press · 14 May 2024 English

Although he had a short career, German philosopher Friedrich Nietzsche was a prolific writer, publishing seventeen books in the span of seventeen years. Convinced that “style must live,” he focused …

classicism and humanism to twentieth-century terrorism and dehumanization in one turn of the head, one


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