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Book Review: Lutz, J. M., & Lutz, B. J. (2005). Terrorism: Origins and Evolution.


In this volume, Lutz and Lutz bring a historical perspective to the evolution of terrorism throughout the past 2 millennia, beginning with ancient Western civilization and ending with the familiar terrorism of today. Despite the large span of history covered, the authors have succeeded in creating a brief guide that will not overwhelm students of terrorism with intricate theories and empirics. Instead, Terrorism: Origins and Evolution offers a succinct, context-rich focus to the wide array of terrorist groups existing throughout the world’s history

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Chenoweth, Erica. 2007. "Rev. of Terrorism: Origins and Evolution." International Criminal Justice Review 17 (June): 136-137. https://journals.sagepub.com/doi/10.1177/1057567707302519

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