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Punishment and terrorism in Africa

H. Odera Oruka

Punishment and terrorism in Africa

problems in the philosophy and practice of punishment

by H. Odera Oruka

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Published by East African Literature Bureau in Kampala .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa.
    • Subjects:
    • Punishment -- Africa.,
    • Terrorism -- Africa.,
    • Crime -- Africa.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. [100]-102.

      StatementH. Odera Oruka.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV9837 .O78
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 102 p. ;
      Number of Pages102
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4533678M
      LC Control Number76980674

      Get this from a library! Comparative Counter-Terrorism Law.. [Kent Roach] -- This book provides a systematic overview of counter-terrorism laws in twenty-two jurisdictions representing the Americas, Asia, Africa, Europe, and Australia. Terrorism and “Islamic Terrorism”: The Definition Debate Abdul Karim Bangura Introduction That the overwhelming message in the Holy Qur’an is about peace to be found through faith in Allah Author: Abdul Karim Bangura.

      Using extensive records from federal district courts, national archives, the U.S. Sentencing Commission, and the Administrative Office of U.S. Courts, Brent Smith examines the activities of persons investigated for acts of terrorism during the s. He traces the lives of the men and women who turned to terrorism in America, the goals that motivated their behavior, and the crimes they committed.   Loosely defined, terrorism is the use of violence to further a political or ideological goal at the expense of the general population. Terrorism can take multiple forms and have many causes, often more than one. An attack can be rooted in religious, social, or political conflicts such as when one community is oppressed by another.

      and promotion of human rights in the context of terrorism and counter-terrorism. Specifically, the Fact Sheet is intended to: • Raise awareness of the impact of terrorism and counter-terrorism on the enjoyment of all human rights; • Provide a practical tool for practitioners dealing with terrorism.   Rabat – The Moroccan parliament adopted Wednesday the amended version of the anti-terrorism law aimed at punishing wannabe jihadists from joining extremist groups. deputies voted in .


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Jason Warner is an assistant professor at the U.S. Military Academy at West Point and directs the Africa research profile at the Combating Terrorism Center. He is the co-author of the forthcoming book tentatively titled The Future of the Islamic State in Africa (Hurst ) with Ryan Cummings and Héni Nsaibia.

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