The Foundations of Modern Terrorism: State, Society and the Dynamics of Political Violence
Publisher: Cambridge University Press | 2013 | ISBN: 1107025303 | 306 pages | PDF | 4,4 MB
Why is it that terrorism has become such a central factor in our lives despite all the efforts to eradicate it? Ranging from early modern Europe to the contemporary Middle East, Martin Miller reveals the foundations of modern terrorism. He argues that the French Revolution was a watershed moment as it was then that ordinary citizens first claimed the right to govern.