TITLE

Do We Have the Will? Taking the Fuel Out of Terrorism

AUTHOR(S)
Losman, Donald
PUB. DATE
May 2008
SOURCE
World & I;May2008, Vol. 23 Issue 5, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses how the U.S.' war against terrorism can be won. It mentions that the Long War or the Global War on Terrorism (GWOT) is a war against an ideology which cannot be defeated on the battlefield alone and accordingly, higher expenditures on military equipment or more frequent military engagements are unlikely to bring ultimate success. It mentions that the tool to deploy in the ideology defeating war is economic power.
ACCESSION #
32065237

 

Related Articles

  • How to Play Hardball. Zuckerman, Mortimer B. // U.S. News & World Report;9/25/2006, Vol. 141 Issue 11, p68 

    The author reflects on the need of the United States to be vigilant in its war on terror. He argues that the enemy can and must be defeated by the U.S., since no settlement of any kind is conceivable with Muslim radicals who seek to expel the West from the Muslim world. An overview of what...

  • THE MUTATING THREAT. Whitelaw, Kevin // U.S. News & World Report;12/26/2005-1/2/06, Vol. 139 Issue 24, p32 

    The article looks at the war on terrorism. A spate of arrests of Islamic militants have made authorities worry that they have unearthed a large network of North African militants. Many of the militants are tied to the Salafist Group for Call and Combat. New groups have taken control of the al...

  • Avoiding the Cross Hairs. Nordland, Rod // Newsweek;4/12/2004, Vol. 143 Issue 15, p31 

    Focuses on addressing the global threat posed by terrorists. Reference to a terrorist plot in Great Britain, which was foiled by the government; Observation that most terror attacks over the past two years have been inspired, but not directed, by Al Qaeda; Issue of the openness of free...

  • Point: Canada Should Maintain its Involvement in the War on Terror. Renneboog, Richard // Canadian Points of View: War on Terror;12/1/2018, p2 

    The article presents an argument for continued Canadian participation in the War on Terror. The author argues that the war is an unconventional one which will not have a definitive end, but that Canada should continue to protect its citizens from the threat of terrorism. Particular focus is...

  • Can the War on Terror Be Won? How to Fight the Right War.  // Future Survey;Dec2007, Vol. 29 Issue 12, p4 

    The article focuses on the war on terrorism discussed in the article "Can the War on Terror Be Won? How to Fight the Right War," by Philip H. Gordon published in the November 2007 issue of the periodical "Foreign Affairs." It notes that the war on terror can be won if it is recognized as a new...

  • Pakistan and China: cooperation in counter-terrorism. Khan, Rashid Ahmad // Strategic Studies;Winter2012/Spring2013, Vol. 32/33 Issue 4/1, p70 

    The article examines the strategic cooperation of China and Pakistan towards counter-terrorism. Topics discussed include joint military exercise to promote coordination between their armed forces, China's support to the war against militancy effort of Pakistan and regular consultations with...

  • Decisions Detained: The Courts' Embrace of Complexity in Guant�namo-Related Litigation. Geltzer, Joshua Alexander // Berkeley Journal of International Law;2011, Vol. 29 Issue 1, p94 

    The article investigates the judicial embrace of complexity in the setting of Guant�namo-related litigation. It explores several key judicial decisions suggesting post-9/11 detention at Guant�namo to show how courts have avoided delving deeply into the factors of time and space while...

  • LETTERS to the editor. Nethe, Richard H.; Maldonado, Sigrid; Sherman, Ray; Silverman, Joe; Burke, Dennis M.; Havis, Donald S. // Humanist;Jan/Feb2002, Vol. 62 Issue 1, p2 

    Comments on articles about the war on terrorism led by the United States.

  • The many faces of counterterrorism: an introduction. Sandler, Todd // Public Choice;Dec2011, Vol. 149 Issue 3/4, p225 

    This article sets the stage for the special issue by describing the many faces of counterterrorism policy. The article highlights some key concepts-e.g., domestic and transnational terrorism, and alternative types of counterterrorism policies-that are applied throughout the special issue. The...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics