Terrorism in the Twenty-First Century

  • Boaz Ganor

Terrorism is not a new phenomenon; it has long been a method of violent action by organizations and individuals attempting to achieve political goals. Indeed, terrorism is not an end but rather a modus operandi. According to Bruce Hoffman, all terrorists share one common denominator: they “live” in the future, and are convinced that they will defeat their enemies and achieve their political goals.1

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Boaz Ganor
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  1. 1.Interdisciplinary CenterICT - The International Institute for Counter-TerrorismHerzliyaIsrael

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