Update: Lecture audio now available for CSTPV students (Moodle logon required)
School of International Relations and Director, the Handa Centre for the Study of Terrorism and Political Violence
will deliver his inaugural lecture
Does Terrorism Work?
in School III, St Salvator’s Quadrangle
on Wednesday 10 April 2013 at 5.15 pm
The Principal will take the chair
The lecture is open to the public and all are welcome
Edited by Gillian Duncan, Orla Lynch, Gilbert Ramsay and Alison M.S. Watson.
This book aims to improve understanding of the broad trends in the utilisation of political violence by examining the use of state terror in world politics.
See below for further details and information on how to obtain a 20% discount on your purchase. Read More...
A paperback edition has just been published of CSTPV Lecturer Rashmi Singh’s study of Hamas and suicide terrorism. Originally published in hardback in January 2011, the paperback edition of Hamas and Suicide Terrorism: Multi-casual and Multi-level Approaches (London: Routledge) was released in December 2012. The volume analyses the root causes of suicide terrorism at both the elite and rank-and- file levels of the organisation and also explains why this tactic has disappeared in the post-2006 period.
A new, updated edition has just been published of CSTPV Director Richard English's award-winning study of the IRA. Originally published in 2003, this new edition of Armed Struggle: The History of the IRA (Pan Macmillan, 2012) brings the story of the organisation up to the present day, dealing with the gradual disappearance of the Provisional IRA and the emergence of new, Dissident versions of the movement. Read More...
Joint Workshop (BoA p. 35, 36)
Chair: Orla Lynch
Presenters: Agata Serrano (Rey Juan Carlos), Cheryl Lawther and Gilbert Ramsey
For papers and further information see ( http://victimsofterrorism.co.uk/)
Dr Peter Lehr will deliver a paper on ‘maritime terrorism and piracy’ at the 4th East Asia Security Outlook Seminar, conducted by the Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Institute of Defence and Strategic Studies (SHHBIDSS) in Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei Darussalam