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Author Stump, Jacob L., author.

Title Critical terrorism studies : an introduction to research methods / Jacob L. Stump and Priya Dixit
Published Abingdon, Oxon ; New York, NY : Routledge, 2013
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Contents 1. The Critical Terrorism Studies Project -- Introduction -- CTS: Arguments For and Against -- Clarifying Some Key Issues -- Organization of the Book -- PART I The History and Transdisciplinarity of (Critical) Terrorism Studies -- 2. Terrorism Studies in International Relations -- Introduction -- A Brief History of Terrorism Studies in IR -- Critical Security Studies and Critical Terrorism Studies -- Conclusion -- 3. Introducing Critical Terrorism Studies -- Introduction -- The Current State of Critical Terrorism Scholarship -- (Inter) Disciplining Critical Terrorism Studies -- A New CTS? Methodological and Geographical Plurality -- PART II Methods for Doing Critical Terrorism Studies -- 4. Terrorism and Critical Theory -- Introduction -- Historical Background -- The "Critical" in Critical Theory -- Key Concepts -- Potential Research Strategies -- 5. Postcolonial and Feminist Approaches to Terrorism -- Introduction -- Feminism and Terrorism Studies: An Overview -- Postcolonialism and Terrorism Studies: An Overview -- Postcolonial Feminism and Terrorism: An Overview -- Research Designs: Feminism, Postcolonialism, and Postcolonial Feminism -- Conclusion: Ethical Concerns -- Research Strategy -- 6. Ethnography of the Terrorist Subject -- Introduction -- Identifying a Community, Gaining Access, and Developing Rapport -- Accessing Data -- Inscriptions -- Ethical Issues -- Potential Research Design Strategy -- 7. Making Sense of Terrorism and Counterterrorism -- Introduction -- Locating a Community: Policy-makers, Policy Implementers, and the Affected -- Gaining Access to a Community and Developing Rapport -- Potential Research Strategies -- 8. Discourse Analysis and Terrorism Studies -- Introduction -- Defining Discourse -- Traditions of Discourse: Critical and Poststructural/Foucauldian -- Discourse Analysis in Terrorism Studies -- Research Design: Questions, Discourses, Discursive Formations, and Identities -- Conclusion: Analyzing Language in Use, Questioning Common Sense -- 9. Discourse Analysis of the Counterterrorist State -- Introduction -- The Role of the State in Terrorism Studies -- A Genealogy of the Counterterrorist State -- Some Research Concerns for Analyzing (Counter) Terrorism Discourses -- Conclusion -- Research Design -- 10. Terrorism and Social Network Analysis -- Introduction -- Basic Social Network Concepts -- Accessing Data -- Research Design -- Software for Network Analysis -- 11. Conclusion -- Critical Research on Terrorism -- The Way(s) Forward
1. The Critical Terrorism Studies Project -- 2. Terrorism Studies in International Relations -- 3. Introducing Critical Terrorism Studies -- 4. Terrorism and Critical Theory -- 5. Postcolonial and Feminist Approaches to Terrorism -- 6. Ethnography of the Terrorist Subject -- 7. Making Sense of Terrorism and Counterterrorism -- 8. Discourse Analysis and Terrorism Studies -- 9. Discourse Analysis of the Counterterrorist State -- 10. Terrorism and Social Network Analysis -- 11. Conclusion
Summary "This book is an introduction to critical approaches to terrorism studies. While there is a growing body of Critical Terrorism Studies (CTS) literature devoted to empirical examples and conceptual development, very little has been written about how to systematically carry out this kind of research"--EBL
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Terrorism -- Research -- Methodology
Terrorism -- Study and teaching
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Political Freedom & Security -- Terrorism.
Terrorism -- Study and teaching.
Form Electronic book
Author Dixit, Priya, author.
LC no. 2012026888
ISBN 0203073576
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