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Title Transnational terrorism : the threat to Australia
Published Canberra : [Dept. of Foreign Affairs and Trade], 2004


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 W'PONDS  303.6250994 Aus/Ttt  AVAILABLE
Description xvi, 112 pages : colour illustrations, colour maps, portraits ; 25 cm
Series Parliamentary paper ; no. 196 of 2004
Parliamentary paper ; no. 196 of 2004
Summary FOREWORD -- OVERVIEW -- Chapter I -- FACING THE CHANGING NATURE OF MODERN TERRORISM -- Chapter II -- A NEW KIND OF FOE -- An extreme ideology -- Global goals and scope of operations -- Terrorist operations-some features -- Chapter III -- THE EVOLUTION AND INFLUENCE OF AL QAIDA -- Islam v. extremism -- Al Qaida -- Chapter IV -- THE EVOLUTION OF TRANSNATIONAL EXTREMIST-MUSLIM -- TERRORIST GROUPS IN SOUTH-EAST ASIA -- Islam in South-East Asia -- Evolution of militancy-fusing local and international agendas -- Origins of the transnational agenda: the Afghanistan connection -- Education and advanced technology -- Regional vulnerabilities -- Jemaah lslamiyah and the evolution of South-East Asian terrorist networks -- Chapter V -- THE TERRORIST THREAT IN SOUTH-EAST ASIA -- South-East Asia: a shared front in the war on terrorism -- Jemaah lslamiyah: adaptable, resilient and dangerous -- Future trends for Jemaah lslamiyah -- Jemaah lslamiyah: catalyst for terrorism in South-East Asia -- New allies for transnational terrorism? -- South Asia connections - Lashkar e-Tayyiba -- Regional responses to the terrorist threat -- Chapter VI -- THE THREAT TO AUSTRALIA AND AUSTRALIA'S INTERESTS -- Australia - a terrorist target -- The nature of the terrorist threat to Australian interests -- Chapter VII -- COUNTERING THE TERRORIST THREAT -- The need for international cooperation and solidarity -- Australia's international strategy for fighting terrorism -- Responding as a global player -- Australia's regional commitment -- Protecting our nation -- Chapter VIII -- AN ENDURING CAMPAIGN -- The battle of ideas -- The fuel for extremism -- Failed and failing states -- An investment in our future -- Glossary
Analysis Electronic resource
Notes At head of title: Australian Government
Also available in an electronic version on the Internet. Address as of 9 Sept. 2004
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Commonwealth of Australia 2004
Subject Jemaah Islamiyah
Qaida (Organization)
Terrorism -- Australia.
War on Terrorism, 2001-2009.
Author Australia. Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade.
ISBN 1920959041