The New Terrorism and Evolving Security Threats

1. What are the key components of realist counterterrorism measures? How effective have such measures been? (Learning Objective 2)

2. Has the nature of terrorism changed over time? (Learning Objective 4)

3. How do realist, liberalist, and constructivist approaches of counterterrorist policies compare to each other? (Learning Objective 2)

4. Use the individual decisions context to examine both how an individual can choose to be a terrorist and how a state leader can choose to respond to terrorism. (Learning Objective 4)