A Department of Homeland Security Emeritus Center of Excellence led by the University of Maryland

A consortium of researchers dedicated to improving the understanding of the human causes and consequences of terrorism

The Consequences of Counterterrorism


The Consequences of Counterterrorism


In examining the political consequences of government countermeasures designed to combat terrorism and the policy outcomes that change democratic institutions, processes, and values, this volume addresses two important but often-neglected questions: What are the political consequences of counterterrorism measures taken by liberal democracies and the international institutions that link them? And how severe are the negative effects of counterterrorism on civil liberties, the rule of law, and patterns of democratic governance?

Publication Information

Full Citation: 

Crenshaw, Martha. 2010. The Consequences of Counterterrorism. New York, NY: The Russell Sage Foundation. https://www.russellsage.org/publications/consequences-counterterrorism

START Author(s): 
Martha Crenshaw
Publication URL: 
Visit Website

Additional Info

Research Area: