Accession Number:

ADA361897

Title:

Combatting Domestic Terrorism: A Strategic Approach for the Twenty-First Century.

Descriptive Note:

Research rept.,

Corporate Author:

ARMY WAR COLL CARLISLE BARRACKS PA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1999-01-08

Pagination or Media Count:

28.0

Abstract:

This paper will examine the United States current strategic approach to combating domestic terrorism and explore potential recommendations for deterring and defeating it in the twenty-first century. In order to reach sound, strategic recommendations for combating terrorism, the author will begin with some background on terrorism, review the various definitions as defined by the Department of Defense and other agencies, describe the United States current policies toward combating terrorism, offer an evaluation of prospective measures in the form of pros and cons, and make seven recommendations for implementation.

Subject Categories:

  • Unconventional Warfare

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE