Return to home page
Searching: Muskingum library catalog
We are currently experiencing delivery delays for items requested from other institutions while transitioning to a new statewide delivery service. Please contact your library with questions or advice about alternative resources. Thank you for your patience!
  Previous Record Previous Item Next Item Next Record
  Reviews, Summaries, etc...
Title Counter Terrorism and Social Cohesion.
Imprint Cambridge Scholars Publishing 2011.

Subject Terrorism -- Prevention -- Law and legislation -- Australia.
Human rights -- Australia.
Terrorism -- Australia -- Prevention.
Alt Name Babacan, Alperhan. Editor.
Tahiri, Hussein. Editor.
Description 1 online resource (150 pages)
Note None.
Summary This book critically examines Australia's counter terrorism measures by looking at the country's legislative framework Otherin the context of an international law framework and norms relating to human rights. It discusses the Australian governments justifications for the war on terrorism and sociological theories relating to 'risk society' as a way to explain Australia's counter terrorism policies and the impact of the war on terror on social cohesion in Australia. It looks at the adverse impa ...
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references.
Contents 1. Mapping the link between counter terrorism and social cohesion / Alperhan Babacan and Hussein Tahiri -- 2. The international regulation of transnational criminal law / Donald Feaver -- 3. Australia's repsonse to the war on terror: a preventative and disproportionate approach at the cost of human rights protections / Alperhan Babacan -- 4. The rising politics of "emergencies" in the global age: a critical reflection on the governance of (in) security in Australia / Selver B. Sahin -- 5. Australia's war on terrorism: impact on Australian Muslim communities / Tahmina Rashid -- 6. War on terror and social cohesion: National Security discourse, social identity and community order / Robin Cameron -- 7. Creating belonging: safety, racism and social cohesion / Hurriyet Babacon -- 8. Countering terrorism through community engagement / Hussein Tahiri -- 9. Searching for alternative solutions / Hussein Tahiri and Alperhan Babacon.
ISBN 9781443833271 (electronic bk.)
1443833274 (electronic bk.)
9781443832922 (hbk.)
1443832928 (hbk.)
OCLC # 816868061
Additional Format Print version: 9781443832922 1443832928

If you experience difficulty accessing or navigating this content, please contact the OPAL Support Team