The causes of armed rebellion in Asia

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This chapter provides the conceptual framework for the book, and will examine the causes of armed rebellion including terrorism and insurgencies, such as poverty and the linkages between failed states and terrorism. The chapter surveys the literature, sums up key findings that shed light on the fundamental causes of political and religious violence, and assesses how they might throw light on how terrorism and insurgencies could be countered.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationTerrorism and insurgency in Asia
Subtitle of host publicationa contemporary examination of terrorist and separatist movements
EditorsBenjamin Schreer, Andrew T. H. Tan
Place of PublicationLondon ; New York
PublisherRoutledge, Taylor and Francis Group
Number of pages14
ISBN (Electronic)9780429031038
ISBN (Print)9781857439182
Publication statusPublished - 2019

Publication series

NameEuropa Regional Perspectives


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