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Investigating terrorism : current political, legal, and psychological issues / edited by John Pearse.

Contributor(s): Pearse, John Joseph, 1954- [editor.].
Material type: TextTextPublisher: Oxford : Wiley Blackwell , 2015Description: xiv, 271 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781119994152; 1119994152; 9781119994169; 1119994160.Subject(s): Terrorism -- Law and legislation -- Great Britain | Terrorism -- Prevention -- Law and legislation -- Great Britain | Terrorism investigation -- Great Britain | Terrorism -- Political aspects -- Great Britain | Terrorism -- Great Britain -- Psychological aspects | Suicide bombers | Domestic terrorism -- Law and legislationAdditional physical formats: Online version:: Investigating terrorism.DDC classification: 363.325
Contents:
Impact and consequences of terrorist legislation in the United Kingdom since 2001: a review / Lord Carlile of Berriew, QC, and Carys Owen -- Investigating terrorism in the first decade of the Twenty-First century : a different sort of crime / Peter Clarke -- Challenge, compromise, and collaboration : part of the skill set necessary for interviewing a failed suicide bomber / John Pearse -- Urgent interviews and the concept of oppression in terrorist cases / Max Hill, QC -- Defence counsel in terrorism trials / Peter Carter, QC -- An Garda Síochána model of investigative interviewing of witnesses and suspects / Geraldine Noone -- Risk assessment of terrorist offenders : a challenge too far? / Gisli H. Gudjonsson, Aadrian West and Amy McKee -- Hostage negotiation and communication skills in a terrorist environment / Simon Wells -- Understanding suicide terrorism : insights from psychology, lessons from history / Andrew Silke -- Taking Anders Breivik seriously as a political terrorist / Robert Lambert -- Social psychology and the investigation of terrorism / Karl Roberts -- Community surveillance and terrorism / Clive Walker and Simon McKay -- Thinking about peace whilst engaged in counter terrorism : the primacy of intelligence / John G.D. Grieve.
Summary: Investigating Terrorism takes a look behind the closed doors of terrorist cases. Major players from the world of counter-terrorism, including politicians, lawyers, psychologists and police, offer analyses of recent terror attacks and share their knowledge of terrorist behaviour Deals with legal, psychological and practical issues surrounding how to deal with a real life 'ticking bomb' scenario Provides an insight into the most recent police model for interviewing witnesses, victims and suspects Contains the latest analyses of recent terrorist attacks including the recent Norwegian tragedy carried out by terrorist Anders Breivik Contains the views of major players in the world of counter-terrorism, including Lord Carlile, the former HMG's Independent Reviewer of Terrorist legislation, and Peter Clarke, the recently retired Head of Terrorist Investigations for the UK Incorporates recently-released findings from studies commissioned by New Scotland Yard to study the effectiveness of police interviews with terrorist.--
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Impact and consequences of terrorist legislation in the United Kingdom since 2001: a review / Lord Carlile of Berriew, QC, and Carys Owen -- Investigating terrorism in the first decade of the Twenty-First century : a different sort of crime / Peter Clarke -- Challenge, compromise, and collaboration : part of the skill set necessary for interviewing a failed suicide bomber / John Pearse -- Urgent interviews and the concept of oppression in terrorist cases / Max Hill, QC -- Defence counsel in terrorism trials / Peter Carter, QC -- An Garda Síochána model of investigative interviewing of witnesses and suspects / Geraldine Noone -- Risk assessment of terrorist offenders : a challenge too far? / Gisli H. Gudjonsson, Aadrian West and Amy McKee -- Hostage negotiation and communication skills in a terrorist environment / Simon Wells -- Understanding suicide terrorism : insights from psychology, lessons from history / Andrew Silke -- Taking Anders Breivik seriously as a political terrorist / Robert Lambert -- Social psychology and the investigation of terrorism / Karl Roberts -- Community surveillance and terrorism / Clive Walker and Simon McKay -- Thinking about peace whilst engaged in counter terrorism : the primacy of intelligence / John G.D. Grieve.

Investigating Terrorism takes a look behind the closed doors of terrorist cases. Major players from the world of counter-terrorism, including politicians, lawyers, psychologists and police, offer analyses of recent terror attacks and share their knowledge of terrorist behaviour Deals with legal, psychological and practical issues surrounding how to deal with a real life 'ticking bomb' scenario Provides an insight into the most recent police model for interviewing witnesses, victims and suspects Contains the latest analyses of recent terrorist attacks including the recent Norwegian tragedy carried out by terrorist Anders Breivik Contains the views of major players in the world of counter-terrorism, including Lord Carlile, the former HMG's Independent Reviewer of Terrorist legislation, and Peter Clarke, the recently retired Head of Terrorist Investigations for the UK Incorporates recently-released findings from studies commissioned by New Scotland Yard to study the effectiveness of police interviews with terrorist.--

Author notes provided by Syndetics

<p> John Pearse is Vice President of the Paul Ekman Group and the Managing Director of Forensic Navigation Services Ltd, an independent company that combines forensic consultancy and investigation with psychological training and empirical research. He has provided counter-terrorist advice and training around the world and has designed and delivered a number of acclaimed international multi-agency counter terrorism seminars. John has been researching the area of interviewing and interrogation and terrorist related issues since 1991, and is a visiting lecturer at a number of colleges within the University of London.</p>

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