• Political Science
  • Published 2004

The Dynamic Terrorist Threat: An Assessment of Group Motivations and Capabilities in a Changing World

@inproceedings{Cragin2004TheDT,
  title={The Dynamic Terrorist Threat: An Assessment of Group Motivations and Capabilities in a Changing World},
  author={Kim Cragin and Sara A. Daly},
  year={2004}
}
Abstract : Shortly after the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks on the United States, Air Force Chief of Staff General John Jumper asked the RAND Corporation to conduct a study entitled "Thinking Strategically about Combating Terrorism." The year-long project was divided into four research tasks, each undertaking different yet complementary aspects of the counterterrorism problem: 1. Threat assessment -- identifying the character and boundaries of the threat; 2. The international dimension… CONTINUE READING

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